Storms taper, warm and muggy overnight

Posted at 2:49 AM, Jul 17, 2021

RICHMOND, Va. -- Scattered storms will gradually taper off tonight. It will be warm and muggy with variably cloudy skies and lows in the upper 60s and low 70s.

Sunday will be another humid day, but not quite as hot with highs in the upper 80s. There will be many dry hours, but a few showers and storms will develop during the afternoon and evening as a "cool" front moves into the area.

This front will gradually push south of the area on Monday, but a few showers and thunderstorms are still possible. Highs will be in the low and mid 80s.

Tuesday should offer a good amount of sunshine and highs in the upper 80s. Wednesday may be the hottest day of the week, with highs in the low 90s. A few isolated storms may popu up during the afternoon.

Humidity levels may come down slightly later in the week, with highs in the upper 80s Thursday and around 90 on Friday. A few isolated storms are possible Friday and again next Saturday.


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