Claudette Moves Offshore; Eastern Severe Storms and Heavy Rain

Beach hazards will persist along the coastal Carolinas as Claudette moves away from land. A cold front extending from the Plains to the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic will bring threats of severe storms and heavy rain. Dry thunderstorms, some severe, may initiate fire starts in California and the interior Northwest. Heat and elevated-to-critical fire weather threats persist for much of the West. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Richmond, Richmond International Airport (KRIC)

Lat: 37.51°NLon: 77.32°WElev: 167ft.

Mostly Cloudy

88°F

31°C

Humidity 59%
Wind Speed SW 12 mph
Barometer 29.69 in (1005.7 mb)
Dewpoint 72°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index95°F (35°C)
Last update 21 Jun 8:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Richmond VA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 11pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. Southwest wind 6 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 72 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms between 9am and noon, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after noon.  High near 80. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers

    High: 80 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then a slight chance of showers between 9pm and midnight.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 58. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 58 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 79. North wind 5 to 8 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 56. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 56 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 83.

    Sunny

    High: 83 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 60.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 60 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers after 3pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 85 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers before 9pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 68 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 11pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. Southwest wind 6 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms between 9am and noon, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after noon. High near 80. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then a slight chance of showers between 9pm and midnight. Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 58. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 79. North wind 5 to 8 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 56. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 83.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 60.
Friday
A chance of showers after 3pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday Night
A chance of showers before 9pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
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Point Forecast:
Richmond VA
 37.54°N 77.45°W (Elev. 128 ft)
7:15 pm EDT Jun 21, 2021
9pm EDT Jun 21, 2021-6pm EDT Jun 28, 2021
 
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