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First Alert Weather Day: Strong to severe storms possible this evening/overnight.

Damaging wind gusts will be possible with today’s storms
Published: Sep. 7, 2021 at 4:07 PM EDT|Updated: Sep. 8, 2021 at 2:52 PM EDT
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RICHMOND, Va. (WWBT) - Humidity soared overnight and in the early morning. With mostly sunny skies for several hours this morning, that’s raise temperatures in the mid to upper 80s. That heat and humidity could fuel severe storms from 3pm-8pm

Any strong storms could bring damaging wind gusts, frequent lightning, and localized downpours.

The Storm Prediction Center has placed Central Virginia in a level 1 out of 5 marginal risk for severe storms.

Damaging wind gusts are the primary concern with any thunderstorms that develop Wednesday...
Damaging wind gusts are the primary concern with any thunderstorms that develop Wednesday afternoon and evening.(WWBT)

Also, tracking the chance for some overnight thunderstorms clearing by Thursday morning.

Light rain drizzle possible through Thursday afternoon before a dry weekend.

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