More Snow for the North Central U.S.; Critical Fire Weather Conditions Across the West

Low pressure will bring locally heavy snowfall from the Northern Rockies into the Dakotas and parts of Minnesota through Thursday with well below normal temperatures. Farther east, showers and thunderstorms are expected from the Midwest into the Central Plains. Meanwhile, critical fire weather conditions will prevail in California, the Great Basin, and Southern High Plains. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lynchburg, Lynchburg Regional Airport (KLYH)

Lat: 37.32°NLon: 79.21°WElev: 935ft.

Fair

77°F

25°C

Humidity 60%
Wind Speed S 8 mph
Barometer 30.21 in (1022.3 mb)
Dewpoint 62°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index79°F (26°C)
Last update 21 Oct 5:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Amherst VA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy fog after 3am.  Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 54. Light and variable wind.

    Mostly Clear
    then Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 54 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Patchy fog before 10am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Patchy Fog
    then Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 55. Calm wind.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 55 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 75. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 55. Calm wind.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 55 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 78 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers before 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 54 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 63 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 53 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Patchy fog after 3am. Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 54. Light and variable wind.
Thursday
Patchy fog before 10am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 55. Calm wind.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 75. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 55. Calm wind.
Saturday
A chance of showers after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Monday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 73. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 67.
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Point Forecast:
Amherst VA
 37.59°N 79.06°W (Elev. 699 ft)
6:31 pm EDT Oct 21, 2020
6pm EDT Oct 21, 2020-6pm EDT Oct 28, 2020
 
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