Snow Continues for the West and Northern Plains; Gusty Winds and Fire Weather for the Central/Southern Plains

A strong cold front continues to push across the Western U.S. today with a storm developing when it reaches the central Plains. Heavy snow will continue across the Intermountain West and Rocky Mountains and spread into the northern Plains and Upper Midwest. Gusty to high winds and critical fire weather conditions are expected for the southern and central Plains today. Read More >

Current conditions at

Richmond, Richmond International Airport (KRIC)

Lat: 37.51°NLon: 77.32°WElev: 167ft.

Partly Cloudy

53°F

12°C

Humidity 34%
Wind Speed S 14 mph
Barometer 30.46 in (1032.1 mb)
Dewpoint 25°F (-4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill49°F (9°C)
Last update 2 Dec 1:54 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Richmond VA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 54. South wind around 9 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 54 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers, mainly after 4am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 43. South wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 43 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers, mainly between 7am and 1pm.  High near 62. South wind 8 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers

    High: 62 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 34. West wind 6 to 8 mph becoming north after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 34 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 49. Northeast wind 5 to 8 mph becoming calm  in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 49 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 29.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 29 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 53.

    Sunny

    High: 53 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 38 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 56 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 54. South wind around 9 mph.
Tonight
A chance of showers, mainly after 4am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 43. South wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
Showers, mainly between 7am and 1pm. High near 62. South wind 8 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 34. West wind 6 to 8 mph becoming north after midnight.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 49. Northeast wind 5 to 8 mph becoming calm in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 29.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 53.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 59.
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Point Forecast:
Richmond VA
 37.54°N 77.45°W (Elev. 128 ft)
10:47 am EST Dec 2, 2022
2pm EST Dec 2, 2022-6pm EST Dec 8, 2022
 
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