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Hot, Humid Tuesday... then turning cooler

Today's Forecast

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*Humid night, any lingering storms end
*Very hot and humid tomorrow, stray late day showers and storms
*Showers and thunderstorms likely Wednesday; cooler and less humid by Thursday

TONIGHT: Becoming mostly clear, warm and muggy. Lows in the low to mid 70s

TUESDAY: Partly to mostly sunny, very hot and humid with a spotty afternoon or evening thunderstorm possible. Highs in the mid 90s. (Rain Chance: 20%)

7am: Mostly Sunny, 75°, 0% Rain Chance

Noon: Mostly Sunny, 88°, 10% Rain Chance

4pm: Partly Sunny, 93°, 20% Rain Chance

7pm: Partly Sunny, 88°, 20% Rain Chance

WEDNESDAY: Partly sunny with scattered showers and thunderstorms likely during the afternoon and evening. Lows in the mid 70s, highs in the upper 80s. (Rain Chance: 60%)

THURSDAY: Some clouds may linger early, otherwise partly sunny, cooler, and less humid. Lows in the mid and upper 60s, highs in the low 80s. 

FRIDAY: Mostly sunny and pleasant with low humidity. Lows in the low to mid 60s, highs in the low 80s.

SATURDAY: Partly sunny and pleasant Lows around 60°, highs around 80°.

SUNDAY: Partly sunny and pleasant. Lows in the upper 50s, highs in the low 80s.

MONDAY: Partly sunny and continued very comfortable for late August. Lows close to 60°, highs around 80°.

6-Day Forecast: Richmond

Tuesday
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Wednesday
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Thursday
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Currently in Richmond as of

  • 75°(Feels like 75°)
  • Clear
  • Wind: S @ 5 mph
  • Barometer: 30.13 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:30:41 am
  • Sunset: 07:54:07 pm
  • Humidity: 94
  • Visibility: 10 mi.
  • UV Index: 0

6-Day Forecast: Petersburg

Monday
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  • 89°
  • 71°

Clear

Tuesday
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  • 94°
  • 74°

Abundant sunshine

Wednesday
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  • 88°
  • 66°

Thunderstorms developing in the afternoon

Thursday
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  • 83°
  • 62°

Partly cloudy

Friday
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  • 82°
  • 61°

Partly cloudy

Saturday
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  • 79°
  • 57°

Times of sun and clouds

Currently in Petersburg as of

  • 72°(Feels like 72°)
  • Clear
  • Wind: @ 0 mph
  • Barometer: 30.15 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:31:07 am
  • Sunset: 07:53:38 pm
  • Humidity: 100
  • Visibility: 10 mi.
  • UV Index: 0

6-Day Forecast: Ashland

Monday
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  • 88°
  • 72°

Mainly clear

Tuesday
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  • 94°
  • 75°

More sun than clouds

Wednesday
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  • 86°
  • 65°

Thunderstorms

Thursday
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  • 82°
  • 62°

Mix of sun and clouds

Friday
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  • 81°
  • 60°

Times of sun and clouds

Saturday
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  • 80°
  • 59°

A few clouds

Currently in Ashland as of

  • 79°(Feels like 82°)
  • Clear
  • Wind: S @ 7 mph
  • Barometer: 30.14 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:30:33 am
  • Sunset: 07:54:25 pm
  • Humidity: 74
  • Visibility: 10 mi.
  • UV Index: 0

6-Day Forecast: Midlothian

Monday
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  • 89°
  • 72°

A few clouds

Tuesday
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  • 95°
  • 75°

Mainly sunny

Wednesday
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  • 87°
  • 66°

Afternoon showers and thunderstorms

Thursday
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  • 83°
  • 62°

Times of sun and clouds

Friday
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  • 81°
  • 61°

Partly cloudy

Saturday
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  • 80°
  • 59°

Plenty of sun

Currently in Midlothian as of

  • 75°(Feels like 75°)
  • Clear
  • Wind: S @ 3 mph
  • Barometer: 30.14 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:30:41 am
  • Sunset: 07:54:07 pm
  • Humidity: 90
  • Visibility: 10 mi.
  • UV Index: 0

6-Day Forecast: Mechanicsville

Monday
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  • 89°
  • 72°

Mostly clear

Tuesday
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  • 94°
  • 75°

A few clouds

Wednesday
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  • 86°
  • 65°

Thunderstorms

Thursday
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  • 83°
  • 62°

Partly cloudy

Friday
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  • 82°
  • 60°

Mix of sun and clouds

Saturday
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  • 80°
  • 58°

Mostly sunny

Currently in Mechanicsville as of

  • 79°(Feels like 82°)
  • Clear
  • Wind: S @ 7 mph
  • Barometer: 30.14 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:30:18 am
  • Sunset: 07:54:02 pm
  • Humidity: 74
  • Visibility: 10 mi.
  • UV Index: 0

6-Day Forecast: Chester

Monday
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  • 86°
  • 71°

Mostly clear

Tuesday
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  • 94°
  • 74°

Sunny

Wednesday
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  • 87°
  • 66°

Afternoon showers and thunderstorms

Thursday
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  • 82°
  • 62°

Partly cloudy

Friday
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  • 81°
  • 60°

Times of sun and clouds

Saturday
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  • 79°
  • 57°

Partly cloudy

Currently in Chester as of

  • 75°(Feels like 75°)
  • Clear
  • Wind: S @ 3 mph
  • Barometer: 30.14 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:31:31 am
  • Sunset: 07:54:25 pm
  • Humidity: 90
  • Visibility: 10 mi.
  • UV Index: 0

Regional Conditions

Richmond
75°
Petersburg
72°
Ashland
79°
Midlothian
75°
Mechanicsville
79°
Chester
75°
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