Delta downgraded to a Tropical Depression

Brings rain to Virginia this weekend

RICHMOND, Va. (WWBT) - As of 11 a.m. Saturday, Delta has weakened to a tropical depression. Sustained winds are 35 mph. Delta made landfall along the SW coast of Louisiana earlier Friday evening and is now rapidly falling apart.

Here is a look at the latest track:

Winds are now sustained at 35 mph in the latest update.
Winds are now sustained at 35 mph in the latest update. (Source: NHC)

Delta’s track remains well to the west of central VA, but we are still expecting impacts beginning this morning in the form of widespread showers. The heaviest rain will stay well to the west. Richmond is on track for about 1″ of rain on average through the weekend with lesser amounts towards the SE.

This morning’s showers will become more scattered during the afternoon and evening. Rain is still likely Sunday afternoon through Monday.

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