Forecast: Severe storms risk increases for Tuesday

First Alert Weather Day Tuesday

Forecast: Severe storms risk increases for Tuesday

RICHMOND, Va. (WWBT) - A few evening storms this Monday, but the biggest storms threat will be Tuesday afternoon and night.

TONIGHT: An evening thunderstorm possible, otherwise mostly cloudy. Lower 50s

TUESDAY: FIRST ALERT WEATHER DAY: Partly sunny with strong to severe storms possible in the afternoon through early evening, then again late Tuesday night with a second round pre-dawn hours Wednesday. All of Central Virginia is included in the SLIGHT risk category with the main concerns being damaging wind and hail but there will also be a small tornado risk. Lows in the low 50s, highs in the upper 70s. (Rain Chance: 60%)

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WEDNESDAY: Partly sunny and warm with an isolated strong storm possible mainly early in the morning. Lows in the mid 50s, highs in the low 80s. (Rain Chance: 30%)

THURSDAY: Partly sunny. Windy later in day. Lows in the upper 50s, highs in the upper 70s. (Rain Chance: 20%)

FRIDAY: Mostly sunny and windy. Much cooler. Lows in the upper 40s, highs in the upper 50s.

SATURDAY: Mostly sunny. Lows in the upper 30s, highs in the low 60s.

EASTER SUNDAY: Mainly cloudy with rain and storms possible. Will need to monitor for thunderstorms chance. Lows in the mid 40s, highs in the upper 60s. (Rain Chance: 60%)

MONDAY: Mostly cloudy with AM rain chance. Lows near 50 and highs upper 60s

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