A Large and Slow-Moving Storm System Producing Thunderstorms and Heavy Rain

A slow-moving and large storm system will produce widespread strong to severe thunderstorms and heavy rainfall with possible flooding from the Midwest and Ohio Valley to the Southern U.S. into late week. Record-breaking heat is possible in central California. Read More >

Current conditions at

Richmond, Richmond International Airport (KRIC)

Lat: 37.51°NLon: 77.32°WElev: 167ft.

Light Rain Fog/Mist

59°F

15°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed NE 8 mph
Barometer 30.24 in (1024.4 mb)
Dewpoint 58°F (14°C)
Visibility 2.50 mi
Last update 24 May 8:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Richmond VA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain or drizzle likely, mainly before 11pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 56. North 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 Chance
    Rain

    Low: 56 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of rain or drizzle, mainly before 2pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 63. North wind 6 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain

    High: 63 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A slight chance of rain or drizzle before 8pm, then a chance of light rain, mainly between 8pm and 5am.  Cloudy, with a low around 59. Northeast wind 3 to 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance Light
    Rain

    Low: 59 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A slight chance of light rain before 11am.  Cloudy, with a high near 78. Light and variable wind.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Light Rain
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    High: 78 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A slight chance of showers after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. South wind 3 to 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 66 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers before 11am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 11am and 2pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 81 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 2am, then a chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 65 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of thunderstorms before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 62 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Rain or drizzle likely, mainly before 11pm. Cloudy, with a low around 56. North wind 5 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Wednesday
A chance of rain or drizzle, mainly before 2pm. Cloudy, with a high near 63. North wind 6 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of rain or drizzle before 8pm, then a chance of light rain, mainly between 8pm and 5am. Cloudy, with a low around 59. Northeast wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Thursday
A slight chance of light rain before 11am. Cloudy, with a high near 78. Light and variable wind. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of showers after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. South wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday
A chance of showers before 11am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 11am and 2pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 2am, then a chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday Night
A chance of thunderstorms before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 63.
Memorial Day
Sunny, with a high near 86.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 65.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 89.
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Point Forecast:
Richmond VA
 37.54°N 77.45°W (Elev. 128 ft)
9:29 pm EDT May 24, 2022
9pm EDT May 24, 2022-6pm EDT May 31, 2022
 
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