Very Hot Pattern Developing this Week

Lower Chance for Storms the Next Few Days
Posted at 9:28 AM, Jul 18, 2022

RICHMOND, Va. --Today will be very warm and humid with a high in the lower 90s. An isolated shower or storm will be possible this afternoon and early evening.

A ridge of high pressure over the central U.S. will develop eastward this week, bringing high heat and humidity to the region. Temperatures will be hottest on Thursday, with some locations nearing triple digits. The heat index should exceed 100 degrees on several afternoons this week. The ridging pattern will limit our rainfall chances this week.

There are no significant tropical disturbances in the Atlantic Basin


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