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Rain chances the next few days

Posted at 3:18 PM, Dec 30, 2020
and last updated 2020-12-31 12:29:05-05

RICHMOND, Va. -- This New Year's Eve will be warm with temperatures in the mid to upper 50s, but a few spots to the south may break 60. There will be mostly cloudy skies and the chance of some scattered showers throughout the day.

A cold front will pass to our south, and Friday will be rainy and cool with highs ranging from the upper 30s northwest to the lower 50s southeast. The metro will be in the lower 40s. Freezing rain will be possible Friday morning closer to I-81, where a winter storm watch has been issued for those areas.

Showers will exit Saturday morning, and the rest of the day will be dry and warm with highs in the mid to upper 60s. The Richmond record high is 69 from 2000.

Another system will bring some showers around Sunday, with most of the rain falling in the morning. Highs will be in the lower 50s.

Dry weather is expected Monday through Wednesday with highs in the upper 40s to mid 50s.


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