Dangerous heat and humidity from the central U.S. to East Coast this weekend

Hot and very humid conditions will push the heat index to well over 100 degrees across a large portion of the central and eastern U.S. Excessive Heat Warnings and Heat Advisories are in effect for much of the Plains, Miss. Valley, Midwest, Ohio Valley, Mid-Atlantic and southern states. Be very cautious if you must do outdoor activities in these areas during the afternoon and evening this weekend. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lynchburg, Lynchburg Regional Airport (KLYH)

Lat: 37.32°NLon: 79.21°WElev: 935ft.

Fair

82°F

28°C

Humidity 65%
Wind Speed N 6 mph
Barometer 30.02 in (1015.4 mb)
Dewpoint 69°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index85°F (29°C)
Last update 23 Jul 8:54 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles SW Natural Bridge Station VA

  • Today

    Today: Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 92. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Isolated
    T-storms

    High: 92 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 10pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. South wind around 6 mph becoming calm  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 70 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 93. Light and variable wind.

    Hot

    High: 93 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 71. Light south wind.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 71 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 92. Southwest wind 3 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 92 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 71 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 88 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 70 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 87. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 87 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 92. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 10pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. South wind around 6 mph becoming calm after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday
Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 93. Light and variable wind.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 71. Light south wind.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 92. Southwest wind 3 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 87. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles SW Natural Bridge Station VA
 37.55°N 79.57°W (Elev. 1617 ft)
7:01 am EDT Jul 23, 2016
9am EDT Jul 23, 2016-6pm EDT Jul 29, 2016
 
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