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Heavy Rains and Potential for Flash Floods

Severe thunderstorms with damaging winds and heavy rains will be possible from the Ohio Valley to the Northeast Tuesday. In addition, heavy rains possible in the central Plains and southern Rockies. Heavy rain threat moves into the southern Mid-Atlantic Wednesday. Dry conditions remain out west where isolated dry thunderstorms could exacerbate ongoing fires and start new fires. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lynchburg, Lynchburg Regional Airport (KLYH)

Lat: 37.32°NLon: 79.21°WElev: 935ft.

Fair

70°F

21°C

Humidity 97%
Wind Speed S 3 mph
Barometer 30.15 in (1019.9 mb)
Dewpoint 69°F (21°C)
Visibility 8.00 mi
Last update 22 Aug 1:54 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Lynchburg VA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly clear, with a low around 69. Calm wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 69 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Increasing clouds and hot, with a high near 94. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 9 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 94 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A slight chance of showers after 3am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 71. Southwest wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 71 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Isolated thunderstorms, then scattered showers and thunderstorms after 8am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 87. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 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.

    Scattered
    Showers then
    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 87 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then isolated showers between 8pm and 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Scattered
    T-storms then
    Isolated
    Showers

    Low: 64 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 61 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 60 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly clear, with a low around 69. Calm wind.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Increasing clouds and hot, with a high near 94. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 9 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of showers after 3am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 71. Southwest wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday
Isolated thunderstorms, then scattered showers and thunderstorms after 8am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 87. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 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.
Wednesday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then isolated showers between 8pm and 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 80.
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Point Forecast:
Lynchburg VA
 37.4°N 79.2°W (Elev. 699 ft)
1:31 am EDT Aug 22, 2017
2am EDT Aug 22, 2017-6pm EDT Aug 28, 2017
 
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