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Severe Thunderstorms With Heavy Rain over the Mid-Atlantic; Excessive Heat For Central/Southern U.S. to Mid-Atlantic

Severe thunderstorms are possible Sunday across the Mid-Atlantic region. Damaging winds, large hail, and flooding will be the primary threats with these storms. Meanwhile, dangerous heat will continue through Sunday across the central and southern U.S. into the Mid-Atlantic. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lynchburg, Lynchburg Regional Airport (KLYH)

Lat: 37.32°NLon: 79.21°WElev: 935ft.

Thunderstorm

78°F

26°C

Humidity 76%
Wind Speed SW 3 mph
Barometer 29.86 in (1009.8 mb)
Dewpoint 70°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index80°F (27°C)
Last update 23 Jul 12:54 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Lynchburg VA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. Southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 73 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm.  Partly sunny and hot, with a high near 93. Heat index values as high as 100. West wind 6 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 93 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. Southwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    Low: 72 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am.  Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 93. Calm wind becoming west 5 to 7 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 93 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 69 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 91.

    Hot

    High: 91 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 69 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 85.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 85 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 70.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 70 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. Southwest wind around 5 mph.
Sunday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm. Partly sunny and hot, with a high near 93. Heat index values as high as 100. West wind 6 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. Southwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 93. Calm wind becoming west 5 to 7 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 91.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 85.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 70.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 88.
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Point Forecast:
Lynchburg VA
 37.4°N 79.2°W (Elev. 699 ft)
10:01 pm EDT Jul 22, 2017
1am EDT Jul 23, 2017-6pm EDT Jul 29, 2017
 
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