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FIRST ALERT FORECAST: Heat index climbs to 100° or higher

RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) -

*FIRST ALERT WEATHER DAYS for Heat Monday and Tuesday. Heat index likely to climb to 100° or above with actual air temperatures in the mid 90s
*Air Quality Alert for Metro Richmond on Monday: Code Orange for sensitive groups, avoid prolonged outdoor exertion
*Weak front brings chance of storms Tuesday into Wednesday; continued chance thereafter as well

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FIRST ALERT WEATHER DAYS for Monday and Tuesday for HOT weather (heat index)

REMAINDER OF THIS AFTERNOON: Partly sunny. Mid-90s with Heat Index near 102 

TONIGHT: Fair skies, warm and very muggy. Lows mid 70s.

TUESDAY: Mostly sunny, very hot and humid. The heat index could climb to near 102° during the afternoon. Some scattered mainly evening thunderstorms are expected as a cold front begins to approach from the north. Lows in the mid 70s, highs in the mid 90s. (Evening Rain Chance: 40%)

7am: Mostly sunny  76
Noon: Partly sunny 92
4pm: Partly sunny 95
7pm: Scattered storms  88

WEDNESDAY: Mostly cloudy with scattered showers and storms, mainly during the afternoon and evening. Lows in the low 70s, highs around 90°. (Rain Chance: 50%)

note: HUMIDITY DROPS TO NORMAL LEVELS THURSDAY

THURSDAY: Mostly to partly cloudy with scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly during the afternoon and evening. Lows around 70°, highs in the upper 80s. (Rain Chance: 30%)

FRIDAY: Partly sunny.  Lows in the mid 60s, highs in the mid 80s.

SATURDAY: Partly sunny with a chance of showers and thunderstorms during the afternoon and evening. Lows in the upper 60s, highs in the upper 80s. (Rain Chance: 40%)

SUNDAY: Partly sunny, hot and humid with a chance of showers and thunderstorms during the afternoon and evening. Lows around 70°, highs near 90.  (Rain Chance: 30%)

MONDAY: Partly sunny. Scattered storms likely afternoon and evening. Lows upper 60s. Highs near 90. (Rain chance 40%)

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