Severe Thunderstorms Wednesday in the Upper Midwest; Excessive Heat in the Central U.S.

Thunderstorms associated with severe wind gusts, large hail to very large hail, flash flooding, and a couple tornadoes will be possible Wednesday afternoon and night across parts of the Upper Midwest and extending into the southern Great Lakes. Excessive heat covers much of the central third of the country and is expected to persist into the weekend over the south-central states. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Richmond, Richmond International Airport (KRIC)

Lat: 37.51°NLon: 77.32°WElev: 167ft.

Fog/Mist

24°C

75°F

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 1015.3 mb (29.98 in)
Dewpoint 23°C (74°F)
Visibility 8 km
Last update 28 Jul 6:54 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles ESE Richmond VA

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 34. Calm wind.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 34 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 22. Southeast wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 22 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 33. Southwest wind 5 to 11 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 33 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. South wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming calm  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 23 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 33. Northwest wind 8 to 13 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 33 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 20.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 20 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 29.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 29 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 19.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 19 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 30.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 30 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 34. Calm wind.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 22. Southeast wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming calm in the evening.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 33. Southwest wind 5 to 11 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. South wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming calm after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 33. Northwest wind 8 to 13 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 20.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 29.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 19.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 30.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 19.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 29.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 27. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles ESE Richmond VA
 37.54°N 77.42°W (Elev. 30 m)
6:21 am EDT Jul 28, 2021
7am EDT Jul 28, 2021-6pm EDT Aug 3, 2021
 
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