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Forecast: High humidity with more downpours likely

Flash Flood Watch in effect for portions of Central VA.
Published: Aug. 16, 2021 at 4:13 AM EDT|Updated: Aug. 16, 2021 at 6:56 PM EDT
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RICHMOND, Va. (WWBT) - More showers and thunderstorms likely the next few days, and we will be watching the track of Fred as it approaches Virginia by Tuesday night into Wednesday.

MONDAY EVENING: Downpours likely, rain could be slow-moving and heavy. A Flash Flood Watch is up for portions of Central VA. 1-2″ rain falling on saturated grounds could produce flash flooding. Lows in the low 70s. (Rain Chance: 60%)

TUESDAY: Partly sunny with isolated showers and storms. Lows in the low 70s, highs in the upper 80s. (Rain Chance: 40%)

WEDNESDAY: The remnants of Fred pass to our west. Central Virginia will be east of the center, which raises at least a low concern for severe weather. We will watch closely. Partly sunny with scattered showers and storms. Lows near 70, highs in the mid 80s. (Rain Chance: 60%)

THURSDAY: Partly to mostly cloudy with a chance of a few scattered showers and storms. Lows in the low 70s, highs in the mid 80s. (Rain Chance: 40%)

FRIDAY: Partly sunny. Lows in the upper 60s, highs in the upper 80s to near 90. (Rain Chance: 40%)

SATURDAY: Mostly sunny. Lows in the upper 60s, highs in the upper 80s. (Rain Chance: 30%)

SUNDAY: Partly sunny. Lows in the upper 60s, highs in the upper 80s. (Rain Chance: 30%)

MONDAY: Mostly sunny. Lows in the low 70s, highs in the upper 80s. (Rain Chance: 20%)

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