Major Winter Storm Impacting the Eastern U.S. Through Today

A major winter storm will continue heavy snow and strong winds today from the central Appalachians into Upstate New York and the higher elevations of New England with dangerous travel, power outages, and coastal flooding. Strong winds are expected behind the storm as far south as Georgia which could lead to additional power outages and tree damage, especially in areas with significant ice. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lynchburg, Lynchburg Regional Airport (KLYH)

Lat: 37.32°NLon: 79.21°WElev: 935ft.

Mostly Cloudy

37°F

3°C

Humidity 62%
Wind Speed W 13 G 29 mph
Barometer 29.38 in (995.2 mb)
Dewpoint 25°F (-4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill29°F (-2°C)
Last update 17 Jan 9:54 am EST
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles SW Madison Heights VA

  • M.L.King
    Day

    M.L.King Day: Areas of blowing snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36. West wind around 17 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph.

    Areas Blowing
    Snow

    High: 36 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Areas of blowing snow before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 22. West wind 7 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.

    Areas Blowing
    Snow then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 22 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 43. Southwest wind 5 to 8 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 43 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 24. Calm wind.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 24 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 48. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 8 mph in the morning.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 48 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Rain likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely

    Low: 32 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of rain and snow before 8am, then a chance of rain between 8am and 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 41. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Rain

    High: 41 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 15 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 30.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 30 °F

Detailed Forecast

M.L.King Day
Areas of blowing snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36. West wind around 17 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph.
Tonight
Areas of blowing snow before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 22. West wind 7 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 43. Southwest wind 5 to 8 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 24. Calm wind.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 48. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 8 mph in the morning.
Wednesday Night
Rain likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Thursday
A chance of rain and snow before 8am, then a chance of rain between 8am and 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 41. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 30.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 13.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 34.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 17.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 40.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles SW Madison Heights VA
 37.42°N 79.14°W (Elev. 499 ft)
8:31 am EST Jan 17, 2022
10am EST Jan 17, 2022-6pm EST Jan 23, 2022
 
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