Forecast: Drenching rain moves out

Drier weekend ahead

RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) - Near 2 inhches of rain soaked much of central Virginia Thursday. Improving weather is ahead

THURSDAY EVENING: Lingering showers possible (Rain Chance: 40%)

FRIDAY: Mostly sunny to partly sunny and breezy with a spotty shower possible during the afternoon. WNW wind 10-20mph with gusts to 35mph. Highs in the upper 50s. (Rain Chance: 20%)

SATURDAY: Mostly sunny. Lows in the low 30s, highs in the upper 50s.

SUNDAY: Sunny. Lows in the low to mid 30s, highs in the upper 60s.

MONDAY: Increasing clouds with scattered showers late in the day and evening. Lows in the mid 40s, high near 70. (Rain Chance: 60%)

TUESDAY: Partly sunny and much cooler after an isolated morning shower. Lows in the upper 30s, highs in the mid to upper 40s. (AM Rain Chance: 20%)

WEDNESDAY: Mostly sunny and cool. Lows in the low to mid 30s, highs in the low 50s.

THURSDAY: Mostly cloudy with a chance of a few showers. Lows in the mid 30s, highs in the upper 50s. (Rain Chance: 30%)

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