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Flooding and Severe Weather Risk Continues This Weekend

More heavy rain will exacerbate flooding in the central and southern U.S. this weekend. In addition, over portions of the Mississippi, Ohio, and Tennessee Valleys, severe thunderstorms are expected. Some storms may produce large hail, damaging winds, and tornadoes. Meanwhile, snow and ice will again affect the Cascades, northern Rockies, upper Midwest, and New England through Sunday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lynchburg, Lynchburg Regional Airport (KLYH)

Lat: 37.32°NLon: 79.21°WElev: 935ft.

Overcast

66°F

19°C

Humidity 78%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.04 in (1017.0 mb)
Dewpoint 59°F (15°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 24 Feb 6:54 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Amherst VA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers likely, mainly before 9pm.  Patchy fog before 10pm, then patchy fog after 11pm.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 54. West wind around 5 mph becoming light and variable  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 54 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers likely, mainly after 11am.  Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 69. Southwest wind 6 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 69 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers, mainly after 2am.  Cloudy, with a low around 48. West wind 5 to 7 mph becoming light and variable  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 48 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers, mainly before 8am.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 58. Calm wind becoming northeast around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 58 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Clear, with a low around 37. Calm wind.

    Clear

    Low: 37 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 59.

    Sunny

    High: 59 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 40.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 40 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 58.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 58 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers likely, mainly after 2am.  Cloudy, with a low around 48. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 48 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers likely, mainly before 9pm. Patchy fog before 10pm, then patchy fog after 11pm. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 54. West wind around 5 mph becoming light and variable after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Sunday
Showers likely, mainly after 11am. Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 69. Southwest wind 6 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers, mainly after 2am. Cloudy, with a low around 48. West wind 5 to 7 mph becoming light and variable after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Monday
A chance of showers, mainly before 8am. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 58. Calm wind becoming northeast around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Monday Night
Clear, with a low around 37. Calm wind.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 59.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 40.
Wednesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 58.
Wednesday Night
Showers likely, mainly after 2am. Cloudy, with a low around 48. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Thursday
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a high near 60. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Thursday Night
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 55. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 37.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 54.
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Point Forecast:
Amherst VA
 37.59°N 79.06°W (Elev. 699 ft)
6:32 pm EST Feb 24, 2018
7pm EST Feb 24, 2018-6pm EST Mar 3, 2018
 
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