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FIRST ALERT WEATHER DAYS Monday and Tuesday

Today's Forecast

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*Partly cloudy, warm and muggy overnight Sunday
*FIRST ALERT WEATHER DAYS for Heat Monday and Tuesday. Heat index likely to climb to 100° to 105° with actual air temperatures in the mid 90s
*Air Quality Alert for Metro Richmond on Monday: Code Orange for sensitive groups, avoid prolonged outdoor exertion
*Cool front brings increasing rain chances by Tuesday night into Wednesday

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SUNDAY OVERNIGHT: Partly cloudy, warm and muggy. Lows in the low 70s. 

FIRST ALERT WEATHER DAYS for Monday and Tuesday for HOTTEST weather of the season so far.

MONDAY: Mostly sunny, very hot and humid. Heat index likely to reach 100°-105°. An isolated shower and storm can't be completely ruled out, but the chance is less than 20%. Highs in the mid 90s. 

7am: Partly Sunny, 75°

Noon: Mostly Sunny, 88°

4pm: Mostly Sunny, 94°

7pm: Mostly Sunny, 90°

TUESDAY: Mostly sunny, very hot and humid. The heat index will climb to near 105° during the afternoon. Some scattered mainly evening thunderstorms are expected as a cold front begins to approach from the north. Lows in the mid 70s, highs in the mid 90s. (Evening Rain Chance: 40%)

WEDNESDAY: Mostly cloudy with scattered showers and storms likely, mainly during the afternoon and evening. Lows in the low 70s, highs around 90°. (Rain Chance: 50%)

THURSDAY: Mostly to partly cloudy with scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly during the afternoon and evening. Lows around 70°, highs in the upper 80s. (Rain Chance: 40%)

FRIDAY: Partly sunny with just a SLIGHT chance for a shower or thunderstorm during the afternoon and evening. Lows in the mid 60s, highs in the upper 80s. (Rain Chance: 20%)

SATURDAY: Partly sunny with a chance of showers and thunderstorms during the afternoon and evening. Lows in the upper 60s, highs in the upper 80s. (Rain Chance: 30%)

SUNDAY: Partly sunny, hot and humid with a chance of showers and thunderstorms during the afternoon and evening. Lows around 70°, highs in the low 90s. (Rain Chance: 30%)

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7-Day Forecast: Richmond

Monday
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sun

Tuesday
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snow

Wednesday
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sun

Thursday
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sun

Friday
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sun

Saturday
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Sunday
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Currently in Richmond as of

  • 73°(Feels like 73°)
  • Scattered Clouds
  • Wind: NNE @ 3 mph
  • Barometer: 30.05 in.
  • Sunrise: 05:48:21 am
  • Sunset: 08:33:30 pm
  • Humidity: 90
  • Visibility: 9 mi.
  • UV Index: 0

7-Day Forecast: Petersburg

Monday
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  • 95°
  • 73°

Partly cloudy

Tuesday
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  • 98°
  • 72°

Plenty of sun

Wednesday
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  • 91°
  • 73°

Scattered thunderstorms

Thursday
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  • 86°
  • 67°

Scattered thunderstorms

Friday
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  • 85°
  • 67°

Mostly cloudy

Saturday
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  • 85°
  • 71°

Mix of sun and clouds

Sunday
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  • 91°
  • 72°

Times of sun and clouds

Currently in Petersburg as of

  • 68°(Feels like 68°)
  • Scattered Clouds
  • Wind: @ 0 mph
  • Barometer: 30.06 in.
  • Sunrise: 05:49:16 am
  • Sunset: 08:32:30 pm
  • Humidity: 93
  • Visibility: 3 mi.
  • UV Index: 0

7-Day Forecast: Ashland

Monday
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  • 95°
  • 75°

Partly cloudy

Tuesday
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  • 95°
  • 71°

Showers and thunderstorms late

Wednesday
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  • 91°
  • 72°

Afternoon showers and thunderstorms

Thursday
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  • 86°
  • 66°

Times of sun and clouds

Friday
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  • 84°
  • 66°

Mostly cloudy

Saturday
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  • 84°
  • 71°

Few showers

Sunday
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  • 91°
  • 71°

More sun than clouds

Currently in Ashland as of

  • 70°(Feels like 70°)
  • Clear
  • Wind: @ 0 mph
  • Barometer: 30.07 in.
  • Sunrise: 05:48:09 am
  • Sunset: 08:34:01 pm
  • Humidity: 97
  • Visibility: 5 mi.
  • UV Index: 0

7-Day Forecast: Midlothian

Monday
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  • 97°
  • 75°

Partly cloudy

Tuesday
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  • 97°
  • 72°

Showers and thunderstorms late

Wednesday
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  • 91°
  • 73°

Afternoon showers and thunderstorms

Thursday
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  • 86°
  • 66°

Times of sun and clouds

Friday
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  • 85°
  • 67°

Mostly cloudy

Saturday
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  • 85°
  • 72°

Chance of afternoon showers

Sunday
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  • 91°
  • 72°

Plenty of sun

Currently in Midlothian as of

  • 70°(Feels like 70°)
  • Clear
  • Wind: @ 0 mph
  • Barometer: 30.06 in.
  • Sunrise: 05:48:21 am
  • Sunset: 08:33:30 pm
  • Humidity: 93
  • Visibility: 8 mi.
  • UV Index: 0

7-Day Forecast: Mechanicsville

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

Mix of sun and clouds

Tuesday
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  • 95°
  • 72°

Showers and thunderstorms late

Wednesday
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  • 91°
  • 73°

Afternoon thunderstorms

Thursday
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  • 86°
  • 66°

Partly cloudy

Friday
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  • 84°
  • 67°

Mostly cloudy

Saturday
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  • 84°
  • 71°

Showers possible in the afternoon

Sunday
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  • 91°
  • 72°

Mix of sun and clouds

Currently in Mechanicsville as of

  • 70°(Feels like 70°)
  • Clear
  • Wind: @ 0 mph
  • Barometer: 30.07 in.
  • Sunrise: 05:47:47 am
  • Sunset: 08:33:17 pm
  • Humidity: 97
  • Visibility: 5 mi.
  • UV Index: 0

7-Day Forecast: Chester

Monday
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  • 95°
  • 74°

Mix of sun and clouds

Tuesday
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  • 96°
  • 72°

Plenty of sun

Wednesday
Wednesday's Forecast Image
  • 91°
  • 73°

Afternoon thunderstorms

Thursday
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  • 86°
  • 66°

Afternoon showers

Friday
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  • 84°
  • 66°

Mostly cloudy

Saturday
Saturday's Forecast Image
  • 84°
  • 71°

Chance of showers

Sunday
Sunday's Forecast Image
  • 91°
  • 72°

Mix of sun and clouds

Currently in Chester as of

  • 70°(Feels like 70°)
  • Clear
  • Wind: @ 0 mph
  • Barometer: 30.06 in.
  • Sunrise: 05:49:15 am
  • Sunset: 08:33:23 pm
  • Humidity: 93
  • Visibility: 8 mi.
  • UV Index: 0

Regional Conditions

Richmond
73°
Petersburg
68°
Ashland
70°
Midlothian
70°
Mechanicsville
70°
Chester
70°
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