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A magnitude 1.9 earthquake was recorded in Louisa county Saturday night. It occurred just north of Cuckoo and approximately 21 miles northwest of Short Pump around 11:45pm. Here is the Preliminary Earthquake Report from the U.S. Geological Survey: If you felt it last night, let us know! Posted by: Meteorologist... Continue reading
Posted 15 minutes ago at NBC12 Weather Insider
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Will it rain at the Virginia State Fair this year? If you have plans to go to the fair grounds this weekend it will start out dry and warm, but a bit of drizzle and a few showers could arrive at night. Sunday will be cooler but should be mainly... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at NBC12 Weather Insider
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By David Hylton Donald Trump last visited Roanoke in July. A little more than two months after a campaign stop at the Hotel Roanoke, Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump is making another stop in the Star City. Trump will speak at the Bergland Center at 6 p.m. Saturday. Doors for... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at Decision Virginia
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Written by Meteorologist Ros Runner (9/20/2016) This Thursday, September 22nd marks the official arrival of Fall and the Autumnal Equinox will take place at 10:21 AM, EDT. So what exactly does this mean? Well, the term "Equinox" comes from Latin and means equal nights. Essentially, the amount of daylight and... Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at NBC12 Weather Insider
By David Hylton Ahead of Tuesday's campaign rally in Williamsburg, Republican vice presidential candidate Mike Pence will also meet with veterans in Norfolk. WAVY reports that he'll meet about 30 veterans at 2 p.m. Tuesday. A morning press release says the meeting will take place at the USS Wisconsin –... Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at Decision Virginia
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Posted by Andrew Freiden, 9/20/2016 Did you see the glowing blue waves at the beach this past weekend? If so, you weren't alone, and you weren't seeing things! Rene'e Berry sent this email and picture: We all saw this last night, & looking forward to it tonight her in Outer... Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at NBC12 Weather Insider
By David Hylton Richmond's eight mayoral candidates will once again be on stage together on Monday at a forum about mental health services. The McShin Foundation is hosting the Recovery Listening Forum, which gets underway at 6 p.m. at 2300 Dumbarton Road. The event will include hors d'oevres at 5:30... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at Decision Virginia
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Posted by Andrew Freiden 9:17 am 9/19/2016 After some much-needed soaking rain overnight, I think more is on the way. Check out the rain totals SINCE midnight. Some areas got an impressive 1"+ of much-needed rain. Here's the radar image as of 9:13am. That band of moderate to heavy rain... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at NBC12 Weather Insider
By David Hylton As Election Day draws closer, candidates continue to put a focus on Virginia. This week, Republican vice presidential candidate and Indiana governor Mike Pence is scheduled to make another campaign stop in the Commonwealth, this time in Williamsburg. According to the Trump-Pence website, Pence is scheduled to... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at Decision Virginia
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Written by Meteorologist Ros Runner (7:00 PM, 9/18/2016) It's been 10 days now since we've had any measureable rainfall here in Richmond and I think that we are about to see an end to this latest dry spell. A cold front will be approaching the area tonight into the day... Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at NBC12 Weather Insider
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Its active in the tropics this weekend. We are watching 5 different areas that are circled below. Three of those circled are named storms. The latest named storm, Tropical Storm Karl, has picked up its westward movement to 14mph as of the 5pm update from the National Hurricane Center. It... Continue reading
Posted Sep 16, 2016 at NBC12 Weather Insider
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By David Hylton Mike Pence has visited Virginia several times since becoming the VP nominee. Republican vice presidential candidate Mike Pence will speak at a Liberty University's Convocation in Lynchburg on Oct. 12. "I think students will very much enjoy hearing from Gov. Pence," Falwell told the The News &... Continue reading
Posted Sep 15, 2016 at Decision Virginia
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Updated by Megan Wise at 11:00pm 9/14/2016 Tropical Storm Julia is meandering slowly out to sea as of the 11pm tropical update from the National Hurricane Center. The storm's maximum sustained winds are still at 40mph since the last update and is moving to the east northeast at 5mph. Tropical... Continue reading
Posted Sep 13, 2016 at NBC12 Weather Insider
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By David Hylton Levar Stoney (Source: stoneyforrva.com) Richmond mayoral candidate Levar Stoney picked up an endorsement Tuesday from his former boss -- Gov. Terry McAuliffe. "Levar has the experience, leadership and character for the job," said McAuliffe. "He is one of the most dedicated and honorable people I have known... Continue reading
Posted Sep 13, 2016 at Decision Virginia
By David Hylton RVA Business Works is presenting the "first-of-its kind" forum Tuesday night for Richmond's mayoral candidates. "This is your chance to help create a substantive and open dialogue between our future mayor and Richmond’s business owners," the group said on Facebook. The event gets underway at 6:30 p.m.... Continue reading
Posted Sep 13, 2016 at Decision Virginia
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Written by Meteorologist Ros Runner (5:00 PM, 9/12/2016) The late Spring and early to mid part of the summer brought frequent bouts of soaking rainfall to many parts of our region. In fact, May 2016 was the wettest May we had ever recorded here in metro Richmond with nearly 10"... Continue reading
Posted Sep 12, 2016 at NBC12 Weather Insider
By David Hylton Hillary Clinton's daughter, Chelsea, is making two campaign stops in southwest Virginia on Wednesday to "lay out the stakes of November's election for millennial voters." Clinton's campaign says Chelsea will also "emphasize her mom's plans to make free community college and debt-free college available to all Americans."... Continue reading
Posted Sep 12, 2016 at Decision Virginia
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Humid. Very warm. That's the forecast for tonight at Richmond International Raceway! The race begins at 7:30pm and temperatures will be in the 80's through most of the race! The good news is that it will be mainly dry! If you have plans to go to the track during the... Continue reading
Posted Sep 10, 2016 at NBC12 Weather Insider
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Posted by Andrew Freiden 9/9/2016 Did you see a meteor yesterday during the day? If so, you weren' t alone! Here's a question I got via my facebook page: It's rare to see a daytime meteor since the sun's rays block out the relatively dim streak. But I think Ginny's... Continue reading
Posted Sep 9, 2016 at NBC12 Weather Insider
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By David Hylton Levar Stoney (Source: stoneyforrva.com) Mayoral candidate Levar Stoney "has the fresh vision and experience needed to lead Richmond into a new chapter in our city’s history," Democratic Party of Virginia Chairwoman Susan Swecker said in an endorsement on Thursday. Stoney, former secretary of the Commonwealth, is one... Continue reading
Posted Sep 9, 2016 at Decision Virginia
Posted By Andrew Freiden 9/8/2016 We thought we were done with Hermine, which is no longer a circulation of note for the National Hurricane Center. But it is still kind of there. The surface circulation was absorbed into an upper level low pressure system...which helped fuel yesterday's downpours and even... Continue reading
Posted Sep 8, 2016 at NBC12 Weather Insider
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By David Hylton Vice presidential nominee Tim Kaine is returning to Virginia on Friday for a campaign stop in Hampton Roads. The U.S. senator and former Virginia governor will "underline that Hillary Clinton is the only candidate who has the experience, temperament, and judgment to serve as commander in chief... Continue reading
Posted Sep 7, 2016 at Decision Virginia
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Posted By Andrew Freiden and Megan Wise 10:10am 9/7/2016 Surprise showers and storms popped up this morning, and they don't seem to be slowing down. But it's not everyone. [Download a loop of the radar here] An upper level low northeast of Richmond near Delaware, which has absorbed anything left... Continue reading
Posted Sep 7, 2016 at NBC12 Weather Insider
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By David Hylton On Wednesday night, both Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump will appear at the first-ever "Commander-in-Chief" forum hosted by Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America. During the one-hour forum, Clinton and Trump will be on stage back-to-back taking questions on national security, military affairs and veterans issues, according... Continue reading
Posted Sep 7, 2016 at Decision Virginia
By Megan Woo Republican Presidential Candidate Donald Trump will be in Virginia Beach on Tuesday for a campaign event. The event will be held at the Sandler Center, located at 201 Market Street. He is scheduled to make an appearance at 2 p.m., but the event will be closed to... Continue reading
Posted Sep 3, 2016 at Decision Virginia