Heavy Rainfall, Flooding, And Severe Thunderstorm Threats From The Mid South To The Great Lakes Today And Tonight

A slow moving low pressure system and cold front will bring the potential for severe thunderstorms capable of producing damaging winds and isolated tornadoes from portions of the Mid South to the Midwest and Great Lakes today and tonight. Heavy rainfall could also lead to flooding concerns. The severe weather threat will shift to the Mid Atlantic and Northeast on Wednesday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Richmond, Richmond International Airport (KRIC)

Lat: 37.51°NLon: 77.32°WElev: 167ft.

A Few Clouds

75°F

24°C

Humidity 94%
Wind Speed SE 7 mph
Barometer 30.13 in (1020.5 mb)
Dewpoint 73°F (23°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 25 Sep 8:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Richmond VA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Light and variable wind.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 70 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Areas of fog before 8am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 87. Light southwest wind increasing to 5 to 9 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Areas Fog
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 87 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 63. West wind 5 to 7 mph becoming north after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 63 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 67. North wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 67 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 62. Light and variable wind.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 62 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers, mainly before 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 77 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 64 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 60 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Light and variable wind.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Areas of fog before 8am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 87. Light southwest wind increasing to 5 to 9 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a low around 63. West wind 5 to 7 mph becoming north after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Thursday
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a high near 67. North wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a low around 62. Light and variable wind. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday
A chance of showers, mainly before 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 59.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
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Point Forecast:
Richmond VA
 37.54°N 77.45°W (Elev. 128 ft)
9:11 pm EDT Sep 25, 2018
9pm EDT Sep 25, 2018-6pm EDT Oct 2, 2018
 
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