Heavy Rain and Strong-to-Severe Thunderstorms from the Central Miss. Valley to the Mid-Atlantic

A slow-moving weather system in the eastern U.S. will focus showers and thunderstorms from the mid-Mississippi River Valley to the Mid-Atlantic on Thursday. Abundant moisture will allow occasionally heavy rainfall. Flash Flood Watches are in effect in these areas. Severe thunderstorms with damaging wind gusts and large hail will also be possible in this same area. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lynchburg, Lynchburg Regional Airport (KLYH)

Lat: 37.32°NLon: 79.21°WElev: 935ft.

Mostly Cloudy

86°F

30°C

Humidity 75%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.84 in (1009.2 mb)
Dewpoint 77°F (25°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index97°F (36°C)
Last update 28 Jul 5:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Lynchburg Regional Airport VA

Severe T-storm Watch until July 28, 10:00pm
Severe T-storm Warning until July 28, 07:15pm
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    Severe T-storm Watch until July 28, 10:00pm
    Severe T-storm Warning until July 28, 07:15pm

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    hazards in effect

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  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 8pm and 10pm. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. North wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 71 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A slight chance of showers before 9am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 89. West wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Sunny

    High: 89 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 70 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Light and variable wind.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 89 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Light northwest wind.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 70 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 88 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 69 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 88 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 8pm and 10pm. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. North wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
A slight chance of showers before 9am. Partly sunny, with a high near 89. West wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Light and variable wind. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Light northwest wind. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 88.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Lynchburg Regional Airport VA
 37.31°N 79.18°W (Elev. 814 ft)
4:00 pm EDT Jul 28, 2016
6pm EDT Jul 28, 2016-6pm EDT Aug 4, 2016
 
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