Dangerously Excessive Heat and Humidity Continues from the Midwest and Eastward

Oppressive heat and humidity will continue through Saturday from the Midwest to the East Coast. The Midwest will get a slight reprieve on Sunday as a cold front moves through the area, while excessive heat continues in the East. In addition, strong to severe storms will bring potential for damaging winds, hail, and heavy rain on Saturday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lynchburg, Lynchburg Regional Airport (KLYH)

Lat: 37.32°NLon: 79.21°WElev: 935ft.

Fair

27°C

80°F

Humidity 79%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 1014.8 mb (30.01 in)
Dewpoint 23°C (73°F)
Visibility 16 km
Heat Index29°C (84°F)
Last update 19 Jul 10:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles ESE Lynchburg VA

Heat Advisory July 20, 12:00pm until July 21, 11:00pm
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Heat Advisory
  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 22. Calm wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 22 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 37. Heat index values as high as 42. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 8 km/h in the afternoon.

    Hot

    High: 37 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 22. Calm wind.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 22 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm.  Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 36. Heat index values as high as 41. South wind 5 to 10 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than 1 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 36 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. West wind 3 to 8 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than 1 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 23 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy and hot, with a high near 33. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 33 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 8pm and 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 19 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers likely, mainly between 8am and 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 27. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 27 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 17 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 22. Calm wind.
Saturday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 37. Heat index values as high as 42. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 8 km/h in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 22. Calm wind.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 36. Heat index values as high as 41. South wind 5 to 10 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than 1 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. West wind 3 to 8 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than 1 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm. Mostly cloudy and hot, with a high near 33. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.
Monday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 8pm and 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday
Showers likely, mainly between 8am and 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 27. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 29.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 16.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 30.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 17.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 30.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles ESE Lynchburg VA
 37.4°N 79.14°W (Elev. 215 m)
8:31 pm EDT Jul 19, 2019
11pm EDT Jul 19, 2019-6pm EDT Jul 26, 2019
 
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