Active Weather for the Rockies; Southern Plains Storm Taking Shape

Snow showers, squalls and strong winds will affect portions of the Cascades and Rockies through Wednesday. Meanwhile, a developing storm across the Southern Plains will track toward the Great Lakes into Thursday as severe thunderstorms, flash flooding and strong winds are forecast for the Mid-Lower Mississippi Valley. Heavy snow is possible for the Upper Midwest and wintry mix for the Northeast. Read More >

Current conditions at

Richmond, Richmond International Airport (KRIC)

Lat: 37.51°NLon: 77.32°WElev: 167ft.

Overcast

51°F

11°C

Humidity 52%
Wind Speed SW 10 mph
Barometer 30.15 in (1021.5 mb)
Dewpoint 34°F (1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill47°F (8°C)
Last update 8 Feb 2:54 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Richmond VA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. Southwest wind around 6 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 47 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 68. West wind 5 to 7 mph becoming north in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 68 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Increasing clouds, with a low around 45. Light and variable wind becoming east around 6 mph in the evening.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 45 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A slight chance of showers after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68. South wind 6 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 68 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A slight chance of showers after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. South wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Cloudy then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 57 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers likely, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 66 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 43 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 49. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance Rain

    High: 49 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 34 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. Southwest wind around 6 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 68. West wind 5 to 7 mph becoming north in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Increasing clouds, with a low around 45. Light and variable wind becoming east around 6 mph in the evening.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68. South wind 6 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of showers after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. South wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday
Showers likely, mainly after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Friday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 49. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday
A chance of rain. Cloudy, with a high near 47. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 31.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 56.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 61.
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Point Forecast:
Richmond VA
 37.54°N 77.45°W (Elev. 128 ft)
2:45 am EST Feb 8, 2023
3am EST Feb 8, 2023-6pm EST Feb 14, 2023
 
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