Historic Flooding Continues in the Midwest; Upcoming Soaking Rain for Mid-Atlantic and Northeast

Historic flooding continues across parts of the central U.S. this week, despite dry weather. Meanwhile, two cold fronts digging into the Eastern half of the U.S. will draw a developing coastal low and surge of Atlantic moisture into eastern North Carolina and the Mid-Atlantic for a soaking rain. This low will track up the Northeastern seaboard Thursday/Friday for locally heavy rain and mtn snow. Read More >

Current conditions at

Richmond, Richmond International Airport (KRIC)

Lat: 37.51°NLon: 77.32°WElev: 167ft.

Fair

39°F

4°C

Humidity 55%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.41 in (1030.2 mb)
Dewpoint 24°F (-4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 19 Mar 10:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Richmond VA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 30. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Clear

    Low: 30 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of rain after 2pm.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 55. North wind 5 to 7 mph becoming east in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    Rain

    High: 55 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Rain, mainly after 8pm.  Low around 41. Northeast wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Rain

    Low: 41 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Rain.  High near 56. East wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Rain

    High: 56 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Rain likely, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. Northwest wind 5 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely
    then Slight
    Chance Rain

    Low: 40 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 60.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 60 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 33.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 33 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 61.

    Sunny

    High: 61 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Clear, with a low around 34.

    Clear

    Low: 34 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Clear, with a low around 30. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Wednesday
A slight chance of rain after 2pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 55. North wind 5 to 7 mph becoming east in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday Night
Rain, mainly after 8pm. Low around 41. Northeast wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Thursday
Rain. High near 56. East wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
Rain likely, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. Northwest wind 5 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 60.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 33.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 61.
Saturday Night
Clear, with a low around 34.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 71.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Monday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 71. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 49. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
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Point Forecast:
Richmond VA
 37.54°N 77.45°W (Elev. 128 ft)
10:43 pm EDT Mar 19, 2019
11pm EDT Mar 19, 2019-6pm EDT Mar 26, 2019
 
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