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Severe Weather Expected in the Southern and Central U.S. on Tuesday

The NWS Storm Prediction Center has outlined an Enhanced Risk of severe weather for parts of the Mid-Mississippi River and Lower Ohio River Valleys on Tuesday. Large hail, damaging winds, and tornadoes are possible. Heavy rainfall in these regions will also increase the threat of flash flooding. There’s also an Extreme Risk for fire weather conditions in parts of Texas and New Mexico on Tuesday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lynchburg, Lynchburg Regional Airport (KLYH)

Lat: 37.32° N Lon: 79.21° W Elev: 935 ft.

Fair

38°F

3°C

Humidity 70%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.31 in (1026.4 mb)
Dewpoint 29°F (-2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 28 Feb 4:54 am EST
Detailed forecast for

Amherst County

Today
Mostly sunny this morning...then cloudy with a chance of showers this afternoon. Not as cool with highs in the upper 60s. Southwest winds around 10 mph. Chance of rain 50 percent.
Tonight
Cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers. Not as cool with lows in the upper 50s. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts up to 25 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers in the morning... Then showers likely with a chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. Some thunderstorms may produce gusty winds in the afternoon. Warmer with highs in the upper 70s. Southwest winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts up to 35 mph. Chance of rain 70 percent.
Wednesday Night
Showers likely in the evening...then partly cloudy after midnight. Much cooler with lows in the lower 40s. West winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts up to 35 mph. Chance of rain 70 percent.
Thursday
Sunny. Much cooler with highs in the mid 50s. Northwest winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts up to 35 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear. Cooler with lows in the lower 30s.
Friday
Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 40s.
Friday Night And Saturday
Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 20s. Highs around 50.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear in the evening...then becoming partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s.
Sunday And Sunday Night
Partly cloudy. Highs in the lower 60s. Lows in the upper 30s.
Monday
Partly sunny in the morning...then becoming mostly cloudy. Highs in the mid 60s.



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501 AM EST Tue Feb 28 2017
 
 

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