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Current conditions at

Lynchburg, Lynchburg Regional Airport (KLYH)

Lat: 37.32°NLon: 79.21°WElev: 935ft.

A Few Clouds

71°F

22°C

Humidity 51%
Wind Speed Vrbl 7 G 24 mph
Barometer 29.51 in (998.6 mb)
Dewpoint 52°F (11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 25 May 3:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Amherst VA

Wind Advisory May 25, 06:00pm until May 26, 12:00pm
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Wind Advisory
  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce small hail.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. Southwest wind around 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 72 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers likely, mainly before 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Southwest wind around 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 54 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 80. West wind 11 to 14 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 59. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 59 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 83. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 63 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 83 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm, then a chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 63 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Memorial Day: A chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 82. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 82 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce small hail. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. Southwest wind around 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Showers likely, mainly before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Southwest wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 80. West wind 11 to 14 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 83. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm, then a chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Memorial Day
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 82. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.
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Point Forecast:
Amherst VA
 37.59°N 79.06°W (Elev. 699 ft)
4:01 pm EDT May 25, 2017
4pm EDT May 25, 2017-6pm EDT May 31, 2017
 
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