StormTracker 8 forecast: Plenty of sunshine today

RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — High pressure will take over our weather pattern for today, meaning that the sky will stay clear.  This means plenty of sunshine through our Saturday afternoon.  We will be about 10° above average today with highs hitting the upper 50s with a light southwest wind.  The sky will stay clear overnight but we stay above freezing with lows in the mid-30s.

Sunday also has plenty of sunshine to round out the weekend.  Temperatures once again top out in the upper 50s, near 60°, with a light wind.

 

Forecast Summary

  • Plenty of sunshine this afternoon
  • Above average temperatures ahead
  • Rain chances for Tuesday
  • Cooler next week, but still above average

As we then kick off the workweek we will have clouds increasing through the day, ahead of our next system.  It’ll still be on the warmer side with highs in the lower 60s Monday.

Tuesday will have plenty of cloud cover through the day was we will see rain showers moving into the area.  Rain chances last through a majority of the day with highs reaching the upper 50s.  winds will also be on the breezy side for Tuesday.

Once the showers clear we will see more sunshine as we go through the day Wednesday.  We will be a bit cooler, but highs in the lower 50s are still above average with the strong wind lingering through the afternoon.

Thursday is another day with lots of sunshine in the forecast.  We will be a few degrees above average as highs hover around the 50° mark.

Friday will round out the week with mostly sunny skies and highs in the lower 50s.

Have a great weekend!

 

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