National Weather Service

Rain, isolated thunderstorms expected Tuesday

Rain, isolated thunderstorms expected Tuesday

Rain and thunderstorms will continue Tuesday morning after storms overnight brought heavy rain on Monday night, forecasters said.

The high temperature will be 75 degrees, with about 1/2 an inch of additional rain expected throughout the day, said Larry Brown, a meteorologist at The National Weather Service.

There may be isolated thunderstorms in the afternoon and evening, Brown said.

Major flooding isn't a concern in the Historic Triangle, Brown said, although there could be slight, localized flooding in low-lying areas.

Dominion Virginia Power reported 19 power outages in the Historic Triangle on Tuesday morning.

There will be a light,...