Florence Departs U.S. But Rivers Will Rise Further In Carolinas; Heavy Rain Continues In Midwest

Major-to-record river flooding will continue across the Carolinas for days to weeks to come as rainfall from Florence makes its way through area river systems. Meanwhile, a stationary front extending through the Midwest will be a focus for heavy rain with localized flash flooding across the Upper Midwest midweek; severe thunderstorms are also possible in this region. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lynchburg, Lynchburg Regional Airport (KLYH)

Lat: 37.32°NLon: 79.21°WElev: 935ft.

Fair

84°F

29°C

Humidity 59%
Wind Speed Vrbl 5 mph
Barometer 30.00 in (1014.8 mb)
Dewpoint 68°F (20°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index87°F (31°C)
Last update 19 Sep 11:54 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles SW Madison Heights VA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 87. North wind around 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 87 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy fog after 4am.  Otherwise, increasing clouds, with a low around 64. Calm wind.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 64 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Patchy Fog
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 83 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 66. Light southeast wind.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 66 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. South wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 85 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 66.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 66 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 85 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 64 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 8am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 75 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 87. North wind around 5 mph.
Tonight
Patchy fog after 4am. Otherwise, increasing clouds, with a low around 64. Calm wind.
Thursday
Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 66. Light southeast wind.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. South wind 5 to 7 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 66.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 8am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 77. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles SW Madison Heights VA
 37.42°N 79.14°W (Elev. 499 ft)
9:31 am EDT Sep 19, 2018
12pm EDT Sep 19, 2018-6pm EDT Sep 25, 2018
 
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