Forecast: Storm chances increase to start the week

Summer-like weather pattern brings daily storm chances through Wednesday

Forecast: Warm & dry today before rain tomorrow

RICHMOND, Va. (WWBT) - Monday is a First Alert Weather Day for the threat of a few strong to severe thunderstorms in the afternoon and evening. We’ll need to watch Tuesday and Wednesday for possible storms as well.

MONDAY: FIRST ALERT WEATHER DAY: Mostly cloudy with scattered showers possible in the morning and thunderstorms likely in the afternoon and evening. A few storms could become severe with wind and hail the primary threats. Lows in the upper 50s, highs near 80. (Rain Chance: 70%)

TUESDAY: Partly sunny with a chance for storms in the evening. Lows in the low 60s, highs near 90. (Rain Chance: 30%)

WEDNESDAY: Partly to mostly cloudy with scattered showers and storms. Lows in the mid 60s, highs in the low 80s. (Rain Chance: 40%)

THURSDAY: Partly to mostly sunny and cooler. Lows in the mid 50s, highs in the low 70s. (Rain Chance: 10%)

FRIDAY: Rain possible and much cooler temperatures. Lows in the low 50s, highs in the mid 60s. (Rain Chance: 60%)

SATURDAY: Mostly sunny. Lows in the upper 40s, highs in the low 70s.

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

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