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HOT temperatures through the Weekend!

Today's Forecast

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*First Alert Weather Days Today-Sunday due to Excessive Heat and Humidity
*Isolated PM Storm Chance This Weekend 
*Best Rain Chance Early Next Week

FIRST ALERT WEATHER DAYS TODAY THROUGH SUNDAY FOR EXCESSIVE HEAT/HUMIDITY --HIGH TEMPS IN THE UPPER 90's TO AROUND 100°. HEAT INDEX UP TO 105°+

TONIGHT: Partly cloudy and muggy. Overnight lows in the mid 70s.

TOMORROW: Mostly sunny, very hot and humid. Highs in the upper 90s to near 100°. Heat index near 105°. (Rain Chance: 10%) 

7am: Mostly Sunny, 79°
Noon: Mostly Sunny, 91°
3pm: Partly Sunny, 99°
7pm: Mostly Sunny, 92°

SATURDAY: Partly sunny, very hot and humid with an isolated shower and storm possible during the afternoon and evening. Lows in the upper 70s, highs around 100°. Heat index 105°+. (Rain Chance: 20%)

SUNDAY: Partly sunny, very hot and humid with an isolated shower and storm possible during the afternoon and evening. Lows in the upper 70s, highs in the upper 90s. Heat index 105°+. (Rain Chance: 20%)

MONDAY: Partly sunny, hot and humid with scattered afternoon and evening showers and thunderstorms as a cool front arrives. Lows in the upper 70s, highs in the mid 90s. (Rain Chance: 40%)

TUESDAY: Partly sunny and a bit cooler with a chance of a few showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 70s, highs in the upper 80s. (Rain Chance: 30%)

WEDNESDAY: Partly sunny and slightly less humid. Lows in the upper 60s, highs in the upper 80s.

THURSDAY: Partly sunny. Lows in the upper 60s, highs in the upper 80s.

5-Day Forecast: Richmond

Thursday
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Friday
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Saturday
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Sunday
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Monday
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Currently in Richmond as of

  • 96°(Feels like 100°)
  • Overcast
  • Wind: SSW @ 14 mph
  • Barometer: 30 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:04:15 am
  • Sunset: 08:27:17 pm
  • Humidity: 38
  • Visibility: 10 mi.
  • UV Index: 6

5-Day Forecast: Petersburg

Thursday
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  • 97°
  • 73°

Partly cloudy

Friday
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  • 99°
  • 75°

Times of sun and clouds

Saturday
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  • 98°
  • 78°

Mix of sun and clouds

Sunday
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  • 99°
  • 76°

Thunderstorms developing in the afternoon

Monday
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  • 89°
  • 72°

Thunderstorms early

Currently in Petersburg as of

  • 94°(Feels like 97°)
  • Clear
  • Wind: @ 0 mph
  • Barometer: 30 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:04:55 am
  • Sunset: 08:26:22 pm
  • Humidity: 41
  • Visibility: 10 mi.
  • UV Index: 7

5-Day Forecast: Ashland

Thursday
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  • 96°
  • 74°

Partly cloudy

Friday
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  • 98°
  • 75°

Partly cloudy

Saturday
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  • 97°
  • 79°

Partly cloudy

Sunday
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  • 97°
  • 77°

Partly cloudy

Monday
Monday's Forecast Image
  • 90°
  • 72°

Thunderstorms early

Currently in Ashland as of

  • 96°(Feels like 99°)
  • Few Clouds
  • Wind: WSW @ 6 mph
  • Barometer: 30.01 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:03:55 am
  • Sunset: 08:27:42 pm
  • Humidity: 37
  • Visibility: 9 mi.
  • UV Index: 3

5-Day Forecast: Midlothian

Thursday
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  • 97°
  • 76°

Times of sun and clouds

Friday
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  • 99°
  • 76°

Partly cloudy

Saturday
Saturday's Forecast Image
  • 98°
  • 79°

Mix of sun and clouds

Sunday
Sunday's Forecast Image
  • 98°
  • 77°

Afternoon thunderstorms

Monday
Monday's Forecast Image
  • 90°
  • 73°

Scattered thunderstorms

Currently in Midlothian as of

  • 95°(Feels like 101°)
  • Clear
  • Wind: @ 0 mph
  • Barometer: 30.02 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:04:15 am
  • Sunset: 08:27:17 pm
  • Humidity: 43
  • Visibility: 10 mi.
  • UV Index: 6

5-Day Forecast: Mechanicsville

Thursday
Thursday's Forecast Image
  • 95°
  • 75°

Times of sun and clouds

Friday
Friday's Forecast Image
  • 98°
  • 75°

Mix of sun and clouds

Saturday
Saturday's Forecast Image
  • 98°
  • 79°

Partly cloudy

Sunday
Sunday's Forecast Image
  • 97°
  • 77°

Scattered thunderstorms

Monday
Monday's Forecast Image
  • 90°
  • 72°

Thunderstorms early

Currently in Mechanicsville as of

  • 96°(Feels like 99°)
  • Few Clouds
  • Wind: WSW @ 6 mph
  • Barometer: 30.01 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:03:38 am
  • Sunset: 08:27:07 pm
  • Humidity: 37
  • Visibility: 9 mi.
  • UV Index: 6

5-Day Forecast: Chester

Thursday
Thursday's Forecast Image
  • 96°
  • 73°

Partly cloudy

Friday
Friday's Forecast Image
  • 98°
  • 75°

Partly cloudy

Saturday
Saturday's Forecast Image
  • 97°
  • 77°

Mix of sun and clouds

Sunday
Sunday's Forecast Image
  • 98°
  • 75°

Afternoon thunderstorms

Monday
Monday's Forecast Image
  • 89°
  • 72°

A few thunderstorms possible

Currently in Chester as of

  • 95°(Feels like 101°)
  • Clear
  • Wind: @ 0 mph
  • Barometer: 30.02 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:05:04 am
  • Sunset: 08:27:30 pm
  • Humidity: 43
  • Visibility: 10 mi.
  • UV Index: 8

Regional Conditions

Richmond
96°
Petersburg
94°
Ashland
96°
Midlothian
95°
Mechanicsville
96°
Chester
95°
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