Richmond breaks record high Thursday

Posted at 11:37 PM, Mar 15, 2012
and last updated 2012-03-15 23:39:33-04

The warmest high temperature since September 15, 2011 occurred just after 2 p.m. Thursday at Richmond International Airport.  This high was 26° above normal, and beat the old record by 4°.

The record high for Friday in Richmond is 85° set back in 1945.  Highs will fall just short of that Friday afternoon.