Mid-Atlantic Severe Storms; Western Heat and Fire Weather Threats

A frontal system will produce a line of severe thunderstorms with potential for damaging winds, hail, and locally heavy rain in the Central Appalachians. Isolated storms may develop in the High Plains, Upper Midwest, and northern Gulf Coast. Dangerous heat and critical fire weather threats will develop across the Southwest and Great Basin. Record highs will be possible into the High Plains. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lynchburg, Lynchburg Regional Airport (KLYH)

Lat: 37.32°NLon: 79.21°WElev: 935ft.

Fair

66°F

19°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.87 in (1010.4 mb)
Dewpoint 64°F (18°C)
Visibility 8.00 mi
Last update 14 Jun 2:54 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Amherst VA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Patchy fog after 5am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Calm wind.

    Patchy Fog

    Low: 64 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 88. Calm wind becoming west around 6 mph in the afternoon.

    Patchy Fog
    then Sunny

    High: 88 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A slight chance of showers after 9pm.  Mostly clear, with a low around 63. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 63 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A slight chance of showers between noon and 2pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Sunny, with a high near 82. Calm wind becoming northwest 5 to 7 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 61. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 61 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Sunny, with a high near 81. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 81 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers before 8pm.  Mostly clear, with a low around 55. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 55 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 81.

    Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 54.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 54 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Patchy fog after 5am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Calm wind.
Monday
Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 88. Calm wind becoming west around 6 mph in the afternoon.
Monday Night
A slight chance of showers after 9pm. Mostly clear, with a low around 63. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers between noon and 2pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Sunny, with a high near 82. Calm wind becoming northwest 5 to 7 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 61. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Sunny, with a high near 81. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers before 8pm. Mostly clear, with a low around 55. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 81.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 54.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 86.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Saturday
A chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
A chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Click Map For Forecast
Point Forecast:
Amherst VA
 37.59°N 79.06°W (Elev. 699 ft)
2:00 am EDT Jun 14, 2021
3am EDT Jun 14, 2021-6pm EDT Jun 20, 2021
 
Get as KML Get as XML

Additional Resources

Radar & Satellite Image

Link to Local Radar Data Link to Satellite Data

Hourly Weather Forecast

National Digital Forecast Database