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Maria Inches Closer

Today's Forecast

Today's Forecast Image

*Mostly sunny, humid, and warm again
*Watching Maria closely as it gets closest to the East Coast Tomorrow-Wednesday
*Fall-like temperatures Friday into the Weekend

TODAY: Mostly sunny with some increase in cloud cover later in the day. Highs in the upper 80s.

7am: Mostly Sunny, 64°

Noon: Mostly Sunny, 84°

4pm: Partly Sunny, 87°

7pm: Partly Sunny, 78°

TOMORROW: Mostly cloudy and breezy with a few showers possible. Better chance of any rain and gustier winds will be closer to the coast courtesy of Maria. Lows in the upper 60s, highs around 80°. (Rain Chance: 20%)

WEDNESDAY: Mostly cloudy and breezy with a few showers possible. A better chance of any rain and gusty winds will be near the coast as Maria makes its closest approach to Virginia. Lows in the upper 60s, highs in the low 80s. (Rain Chance: 20%)

THURSDAY: Partly sunny then becoming mostly sunny. Lows near 70°, highs in the mid 80s.  Cold front passage begins a cool down

FRIDAY: Mostly sunny, lower humidity and much more fall-like! Lows in the upper 50s, highs in the mid to upper 70s. 

SATURDAY: Partly sunny and cool with just a SLIGHT chance of showers. Lows in the mid 50s, highs in the low 70s. (Rain Chance: 20%)

SUNDAY: Mostly sunny, cool and pleasant. Lows in the low 50s, highs in the low 70s.

**Note: Maria is a category 1 hurricane and the center of the storm is expected to remain offshore by mid-week. A Tropical Storm Watch has been issued for the coastal areas of North Carolina with tropical storm force winds possible there by Tuesday. Gusty winds and some lighter rain still possible in far eastern Virginia along with the threat of minor to moderate coastal flooding. Rough surf and dangerous rip currents will be a concern much of next week.**

6-Day Forecast: Richmond

Monday
Monday's Forecast Image

snow

Tuesday
Tuesday's Forecast Image

more snow

Wednesday
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dew no

Thursday
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ok

Friday
Friday's Forecast Image

sun

Saturday
Saturday's Forecast Image

hot

Currently in Richmond as of

  • 81°(Feels like 82°)
  • Broken Clouds
  • Wind: NNE @ 8 mph
  • Barometer: 30.04 in.
  • Sunrise: 07:00:18 am
  • Sunset: 07:01:39 pm
  • Humidity: 56
  • Visibility: 10 mi.
  • UV Index: 6

6-Day Forecast: Petersburg

Monday
Monday's Forecast Image
  • 85°
  • 67°

Mostly sunny

Tuesday
Tuesday's Forecast Image
  • 80°
  • 69°

Mostly cloudy

Wednesday
Wednesday's Forecast Image
  • 87°
  • 69°

Partly cloudy

Thursday
Thursday's Forecast Image
  • 85°
  • 56°

Mainly sunny

Friday
Friday's Forecast Image
  • 78°
  • 55°

Mainly sunny

Saturday
Saturday's Forecast Image
  • 73°
  • 51°

A few clouds

Currently in Petersburg as of

  • 78°(Feels like 79°)
  • Clear
  • Wind: NE @ 12 mph
  • Barometer: 30.04 in.
  • Sunrise: 07:00:12 am
  • Sunset: 07:01:35 pm
  • Humidity: 58
  • Visibility: 10 mi.
  • UV Index: 6

6-Day Forecast: Ashland

Monday
Monday's Forecast Image
  • 86°
  • 66°

Plenty of sun

Tuesday
Tuesday's Forecast Image
  • 79°
  • 69°

Mostly cloudy

Wednesday
Wednesday's Forecast Image
  • 86°
  • 69°

Partly cloudy

Thursday
Thursday's Forecast Image
  • 84°
  • 55°

Abundant sunshine

Friday
Friday's Forecast Image
  • 77°
  • 56°

Mainly sunny

Saturday
Saturday's Forecast Image
  • 73°
  • 51°

More sun than clouds

Currently in Ashland as of

  • 81°(Feels like 82°)
  • Clear
  • Wind: NE @ 6 mph
  • Barometer: 30.05 in.
  • Sunrise: 07:00:28 am
  • Sunset: 07:01:48 pm
  • Humidity: 52
  • Visibility: 10 mi.
  • UV Index: 6

6-Day Forecast: Midlothian

Monday
Monday's Forecast Image
  • 87°
  • 67°

Mostly sunny

Tuesday
Tuesday's Forecast Image
  • 80°
  • 69°

Cloudy

Wednesday
Wednesday's Forecast Image
  • 87°
  • 69°

Partly cloudy

Thursday
Thursday's Forecast Image
  • 85°
  • 56°

Mainly sunny

Friday
Friday's Forecast Image
  • 78°
  • 56°

Abundant sunshine

Saturday
Saturday's Forecast Image
  • 73°
  • 52°

More sun than clouds

Currently in Midlothian as of

  • 81°(Feels like 82°)
  • Broken Clouds
  • Wind: NNE @ 8 mph
  • Barometer: 30.04 in.
  • Sunrise: 07:00:18 am
  • Sunset: 07:01:39 pm
  • Humidity: 56
  • Visibility: 10 mi.
  • UV Index: 6

6-Day Forecast: Mechanicsville

Monday
Monday's Forecast Image
  • 86°
  • 67°

A few clouds

Tuesday
Tuesday's Forecast Image
  • 79°
  • 69°

Mostly cloudy

Wednesday
Wednesday's Forecast Image
  • 86°
  • 69°

Times of sun and clouds

Thursday
Thursday's Forecast Image
  • 84°
  • 56°

Mainly sunny

Friday
Friday's Forecast Image
  • 78°
  • 56°

Abundant sunshine

Saturday
Saturday's Forecast Image
  • 74°
  • 52°

Mostly sunny

Currently in Mechanicsville as of

  • 81°(Feels like 82°)
  • Clear
  • Wind: NE @ 6 mph
  • Barometer: 30.05 in.
  • Sunrise: 07:00:04 am
  • Sunset: 07:01:24 pm
  • Humidity: 52
  • Visibility: 10 mi.
  • UV Index: 6

6-Day Forecast: Chester

Monday
Monday's Forecast Image
  • 86°
  • 66°

More sun than clouds

Tuesday
Tuesday's Forecast Image
  • 79°
  • 69°

Mostly cloudy

Wednesday
Wednesday's Forecast Image
  • 86°
  • 69°

Times of sun and clouds

Thursday
Thursday's Forecast Image
  • 85°
  • 55°

Mainly sunny

Friday
Friday's Forecast Image
  • 77°
  • 56°

Sunshine

Saturday
Saturday's Forecast Image
  • 72°
  • 51°

Times of sun and clouds

Currently in Chester as of

  • 81°(Feels like 82°)
  • Broken Clouds
  • Wind: NNE @ 8 mph
  • Barometer: 30.04 in.
  • Sunrise: 07:00:42 am
  • Sunset: 07:02:04 pm
  • Humidity: 56
  • Visibility: 10 mi.
  • UV Index: 6

Regional Conditions

Richmond
81°
Petersburg
78°
Ashland
81°
Midlothian
81°
Mechanicsville
81°
Chester
81°
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