NWS Forecast for: Amherst VA
Issued by: National Weather Service Blacksburg, VA
Last Update: 8:02 pm EDT Aug 10, 2020
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  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly clear, with a low around 68. Calm wind.

    Mostly Clear


    Low: 68 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A slight chance of thunderstorms, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 91. Calm wind becoming south around 6 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm, then a chance of thunderstorms between 10pm and 11pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Heavy Rain
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 69 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Partly sunny and hot, with a high near 90. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Heavy Rain


    High: 90 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Light northeast wind.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Heavy Rain
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 70 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  High near 86. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain


    High: 86 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers, mainly before 2am.  Low around 70. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers


    Low: 70 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers likely, mainly after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 84 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers likely, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 70 °F

  • Overnight: Mostly clear, with a low around 68. Calm wind.

    Tuesday: A slight chance of thunderstorms, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 91. Calm wind becoming south around 6 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Tuesday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm, then a chance of thunderstorms between 10pm and 11pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Wednesday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Partly sunny and hot, with a high near 90. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Light northeast wind. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Thursday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. High near 86. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Thursday Night: Showers, mainly before 2am. Low around 70. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Friday: Showers likely, mainly after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Friday Night: Showers likely, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Saturday: Showers likely, mainly after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Saturday Night: Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Sunday: Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Sunday Night: Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Monday: A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Chance of precipitation is 50%.



    Amherst VA
     37.59°N 79.06°W (Elev. 699 ft)

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