Forecast: Hot Tuesday with more strong storms possible

First Alert Weather Day Tuesday for severe threat

Forecast: Hot Tuesday with more strong storms possible

RICHMOND, Va. (WWBT) - The threat for severe storms has ended for Monday night, but near record breaking heat on Tuesday could lead to more strong storms Tuesday evening.

TUESDAY: Mostly Sunny and HOT. FIRST ALERT WEATHER DAY for the risk of a line of severe storms late in the day. Lows in the low 60s, highs in the low 90s. Record high for May 4 is 92, set in 1965. After a dry, hot day, there’s a rising chance of strong to severe line of storms 5 to 8pm. Could bring downpours, wind, lightning. (Rain Chance 60%)

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

THURSDAY: Mostly sunny and cooler. Best weather day of the week with sunshine and low humidity! Lows in the mid 50s, highs in the low 70s.

FRIDAY: Showers likely. Lows in the low 50s, highs in the upper 60s. (Rain Chance: 50%)

SATURDAY: Mostly sunny. Lows in the upper 40s, high around 70.

SUNDAY: Partly sunny. Lows in the low 50s, highs in the mid 70s. A SLIGHT shower chance (20%)

Monday: Partly sunny. Lows in the low 50s, highs in the upper 70s to near 80. A SLIGHT shower chance (20%)

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