Heavy rain and isolated severe storms in portions of the West

A storm system will bring rain and thunderstorms to much of the Intermountain West and northern High Plains on Friday. Isolated severe thunderstorms with large hail and damaging winds are possible from northeast California to Wyoming. Heavy rain could lead to flash flooding, especially in the mountains of Wyoming.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lynchburg, Lynchburg Regional Airport (KLYH)

Lat: 37.32°NLon: 79.21°WElev: 935ft.

Light Rain Fog/Mist

50°F

10°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.69 in (1005.3 mb)
Dewpoint 50°F (10°C)
Visibility 6.00 mi
Last update 6 May 5:54 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Lynchburg Regional Airport VA

  • Today

    Today: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 4pm, then showers likely between 4pm and 5pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 5pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 62. North wind 6 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 62 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers between midnight and 1am.  Patchy fog after 1am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. West wind 5 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 46 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Patchy fog before 7am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 73. West wind 5 to 9 mph.

    Patchy Fog
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 73 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers, mainly after 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. Southwest wind around 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 56 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of showers before 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 73. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 73 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A slight chance of showers after 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 52 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 76.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 58 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 80.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 80 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 4pm, then showers likely between 4pm and 5pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 5pm. Cloudy, with a high near 62. North wind 6 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers between midnight and 1am. Patchy fog after 1am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. West wind 5 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
Patchy fog before 7am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 73. West wind 5 to 9 mph.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers, mainly after 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. Southwest wind around 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers before 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 73. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of showers after 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 76.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 80.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 77. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
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Point Forecast:
Lynchburg Regional Airport VA
 37.31°N 79.18°W (Elev. 814 ft)
4:00 am EDT May 6, 2016
6am EDT May 6, 2016-6pm EDT May 12, 2016
 
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