HENRICO COUNTY, Va. — More than seven inches of rain fell in eastern Henrico Friday morning. The 7.25″ of rain measured at Richmond International Airport made it the second wettest day in Richmond on record. More rain is expected throughout the day.
As of 11:30 a.m., the following roads were closed in eastern Henrico due to high water:
Wilson Road at Laburnum Avenue
Charles City Rd b/w Turner Rd. and Yahley Mill Rd.
Bickerstaff Rd at Oakland Rd.
Poplar Spring Rd. south of Portugee Rd.
Portuguee Rd. b/w LaFrance Rd. and Memorial Dr
Beulah Rd. b/w Charles City Rd. and the railroad tracks
Friday afternoon will be cooler with our highs to the 75° to 80° range. Showers will be around at times, with rain more likely west of Interstate 95.