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Severe thunderstorms possible from the upper Midwest to the lower Mississippi Valley

Severe thunderstorms with damaging winds, a few tornadoes and some hail are expected across much of Arkansas and southern Missouri Wednesday. Isolated severe thunderstorms with damaging wind are also expected across Illinois during the day and across the lower Mississippi Valley overnight. Heavy rain with localized flooding is also possible in these areas. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lynchburg, Lynchburg Regional Airport (KLYH)

Lat: 37.32°NLon: 79.21°WElev: 935ft.

Fog/Mist

49°F

9°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.78 in (1008.1 mb)
Dewpoint 49°F (9°C)
Visibility 6.00 mi
Last update 26 Apr 12:54 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Amherst VA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. Calm wind.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 53 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Areas of fog before 9am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Areas Fog
    then Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 58. Light south wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 58 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 85. South wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 85 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A slight chance of showers after 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Southwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming light  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 62 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 85 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 65.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 65 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 88.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 88 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 67 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. Calm wind.
Wednesday
Areas of fog before 9am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 58. Light south wind.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 85. South wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of showers after 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Southwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming light after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 88.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 84. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 54. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.
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Point Forecast:
Amherst VA
 37.59°N 79.06°W (Elev. 699 ft)
10:01 pm EDT Apr 25, 2017
1am EDT Apr 26, 2017-6pm EDT May 2, 2017
 
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