Tropical Depression Forecast to Impact the Southeast U.S. this Weekend; May Strengthen into a Tropical Storm

Tropical Depression Two is forecast to strengthen into a Tropical Storm on Saturday. This system will bring heavy rain and gusty winds to portions of the southeastern United States. Life-threatening surf and rip currents will bring danger to coastal waters this holiday weekend. Isolated flash flooding will be possible in portions of the Carolinas and Virginia on Saturday and Sunday.
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Current conditions at

Lynchburg, Lynchburg Regional Airport (KLYH)

Lat: 37.32°NLon: 79.21°WElev: 935ft.

Fair

75°F

24°C

Humidity 69%
Wind Speed S 3 mph
Barometer 30.21 in (1022.0 mb)
Dewpoint 64°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 28 May 9:54 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Appomattox VA

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 86. Southeast wind 3 to 7 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 86 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Increasing clouds, with a low around 64. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 64 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 75. Calm wind becoming northeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 75 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 2am, then showers likely.  Low around 65. Light northeast wind.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 65 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Memorial Day: Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Partly sunny, with a high near 83. Light north wind.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Heavy Rain

    High: 83 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 64 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 63 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 84 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 86. Southeast wind 3 to 7 mph.
Tonight
Increasing clouds, with a low around 64. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Sunday
A chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm. Cloudy, with a high near 75. Calm wind becoming northeast around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 2am, then showers likely. Low around 65. Light northeast wind. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Memorial Day
Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 83. Light north wind. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 81. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
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Point Forecast:
Appomattox VA
 37.34°N 78.84°W (Elev. 801 ft)
8:00 am EDT May 28, 2016
10am EDT May 28, 2016-6pm EDT Jun 3, 2016
 
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