Areas of Hazardous Travel in the West and North U.S.; Soggy in the Southeast through Midweek

Weather systems embedded in a a deep trough will produce continued heavy mountain snow in the West this weekend. Snow levels will be 1500 feet in places, with up to 4 feet of snow and winds gusting to 80 mph in higher elevations of California. Heavy snow is also occurring in the North Plains. Meanwhile, a series of systems will produce heavy rains through mid-week across the Southeast. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lynchburg, Lynchburg Regional Airport (KLYH)

Lat: 37.32°NLon: 79.21°WElev: 935ft.

Overcast

40°F

4°C

Humidity 79%
Wind Speed NE 3 mph
Barometer 29.87 in (1011.6 mb)
Dewpoint 34°F (1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 16 Feb 2:54 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Amherst VA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A chance of rain, mainly before 4pm.  Mostly cloudy early, then becoming sunny, with a high near 43. Northeast wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain

    High: 43 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 29. Calm wind.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 29 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Rain likely, mainly after 5pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 40. Light and variable wind.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Partly Sunny
    then Rain
    Likely

    High: 40 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Rain likely, mainly between 10pm and 4am.  Cloudy, with a low around 35. Light and variable wind becoming south around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely

    Low: 35 °F

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: A chance of rain before 8am, then a chance of showers between 8am and 9am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 54. West wind 5 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain
    then Partly
    Sunny

    High: 54 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 32 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 45.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 45 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Rain, mainly after 8pm.  Low around 32. Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Rain Likely
    then Rain

    Low: 32 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Rain and snow, becoming all rain after 9am.  High near 39. Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Rain/Snow
    then Rain

    High: 39 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A chance of rain, mainly before 4pm. Mostly cloudy early, then becoming sunny, with a high near 43. Northeast wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 29. Calm wind.
Sunday
Rain likely, mainly after 5pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 40. Light and variable wind. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
Rain likely, mainly between 10pm and 4am. Cloudy, with a low around 35. Light and variable wind becoming south around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Washington's Birthday
A chance of rain before 8am, then a chance of showers between 8am and 9am. Partly sunny, with a high near 54. West wind 5 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32.
Tuesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 45.
Tuesday Night
Rain, mainly after 8pm. Low around 32. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Wednesday
Rain and snow, becoming all rain after 9am. High near 39. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Wednesday Night
Rain likely, mainly before 2am. Cloudy, with a low around 35. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Thursday
A chance of rain. Cloudy, with a high near 53. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 49. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
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Point Forecast:
Amherst VA
 37.59°N 79.06°W (Elev. 699 ft)
1:31 pm EST Feb 16, 2019
3pm EST Feb 16, 2019-6pm EST Feb 22, 2019
 
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