First Alert Weather Day: Strong storms again possible Thursday

Damaging wind gusts would be the primary concern with any stronger storms Thursday

First Alert Weather Days: Severe storms possible Wednesday and Thursday

RICHMOND, Va. (WWBT) - Thursday is a First Alert Weather Day for strong to severe storms during the afternoon and evening as well as another heat advisory

A Heat Advisory also remains in effect until 8 p.m. Thursday. Heat index values again will be in the triple digits. Make sure you are staying cool and hydrated as best you can.

There’s a marginal risk for severe storms again Thursday. Similar to Tuesday and Wednesday, any storms that develop may have strong wind gusts along with frequent lightning and downpours. The entire area is highlighted in the marginal risk category (1 out of 5 on the severe weather threat scale).

There is a marginal risk (level 1 out of 5) on Thursday for the risk of a few severe thunderstorms with gusty winds the primary threat.
There is a marginal risk (level 1 out of 5) on Thursday for the risk of a few severe thunderstorms with gusty winds the primary threat. (Source: WWBT)

We think the PEAK rain chance in Richmond comes 6-9pm with heavy rain, lightning, and wind gusts all possible.

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