First Alert Forecast from Meteorologist Jim Duncan (3:09 PM , 8/31/2016)
**Tropical Storm Hermine formed over the Gulf today. The track of that storm could eventually pull it over southeastern Virginia Friday night and Saturday. This needs to be closely monitored as it could pose a heavy rain and wind threat over the eastern part of Virginia, potentially even for RVA Saturday with significant storm impacts**
TONIGHT: Partly cloudy. Lows lower 70s.
THURSDAY: Partly sunny with scattered showers and storms, mainly during the afternoon and evening. Lows in the low 70s, highs in the upper 80s. (Rain Chance: 40%)
7am: Partly sunny 73
Noon: Partly sunny 85
4pm: Storm possible 87
7pm: Storm possible 85
FRIDAY: Sunny to partly sunny through mid afternoon, then clouds increase. Rain possible after midnight Friday night depending on track of Hermine. Highs Friday in the lower 80s.
SATURDAY: **Watching how Hermine tracks. There is the potential for heavy rain and wind if it tracks over southeastern VA, and a First Alert Action Day may be needed. We will be monitoring it closely. Highs near 80. Coastal areas will have strong winds possible with heavy rain and coastal flooding likely
SUNDAY: Clouds break, with showers possible. Highs lower 80s.
LABOR DAY: Mostly sunny. Lows in the low 60s, highs in the mid to upper 80s.
TUESDAY-THURSDAY: Mostly sunny and hot. Lows in the mid 60s, highs in the low 90s.