Threat for severe storms exists Tuesday afternoon

Posted at 10:59 AM, Aug 04, 2015
and last updated 2015-08-04 12:32:36-04

RICHMOND, Va. -- Tuesday will offer more heat and humidity, along with the threat for a few afternoon thunderstorms. This will be the result of a cool front sliding in from the northwest. Any storms that develop could produce torrential rain and frequent lightning, along with strong, gusty winds. Afternoon highs will be in the mid 90s, but the heat index will approach 100.

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