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First Alert Weather Day: Low-end risk for strong storms Today

Isolated strong storms are possible 3 to 8pm This afternoon
Published: May. 26, 2021 at 2:11 PM EDT
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RICHMOND, Va. (WWBT) - There is a low-end risk for a few strong storms this afternoon.

There is a level 2 out of 5 risk for severe weather from the Storm Prediction Center, focused north and west of RVA. Level one “Marginal Risk” For Southern VA.

Temperatures will soar into the low to mid-90s and that could provide fuel for an isolated strong to a severe storm, especially North of I-64

An overnight upgrade places RVA and North in a "Slight Risk" Zone
An overnight upgrade places RVA and North in a "Slight Risk" Zone(SPC)

The primary time to watch will be 5 to 8 pm with gusty winds and hail the primary threats.

Gusty winds and hail will be the primary threat with any storms on Wednesday.
Gusty winds and hail will be the primary threat with any storms on Wednesday.(WWBT)

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