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Virginia Football kickoff against Richmond delayed due to weather

Game set to start at 6:40pm.

NCAA Football: Georgia Tech at Virginia Geoff Burke-USA TODAY Sports

The Virginia Football 2018-19 season debut is delayed until 6:40pm as Charlottesville is experiencing some lightning. Fans have been told to shelter in place, and as of 6:10, fans were allowed to enter Scott Stadium.

You can find a map of locations to shelter in place here.

There is no official delay of start time, but according to Brad Franklin of Cavs Corner, the countdown clock has been stopped.

We will update you here with information as we get it. You can also sign up for updates from UVA via text:

UPDATE (5:40pm):

UPDATE (5:50pm):

There will be a delay of some sort thanks to the weather, but no time has been set.

UPDATE (6:08pm):

UPDATE (6:10pm):

UPDATE (6:20pm):

Sounds like the pregame festivities will be truncated to just the national anthem after the teams warm up.