Tropical Storm and Storm Surge Warnings Issued for Gulf Coast; Severe Thunderstorms Return to the Northern Plains This Weekend

Tropical Storm Cristobal will move over the central Gulf of Mexico on Saturday, and be near the northern Gulf of Mexico coast on Sunday. Warnings have been issued for life-threatening storm surge and tropical storm force winds. Heavy rain and high surf/rip currents are also expected. There is an enhanced risk for severe thunderstorms across parts of the northern Plains Saturday and Sunday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lynchburg, Lynchburg Regional Airport (KLYH)

Lat: 37.32°NLon: 79.21°WElev: 935ft.

Mostly Cloudy

27°C

81°F

Humidity 69%
Wind Speed W 7 km/h
Barometer 1011.1 mb (29.89 in)
Dewpoint 21°C (70°F)
Visibility 16 km
Heat Index29°C (84°F)
Last update 5 Jun 6:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

7 Miles W Piney River VA

Flash Flood Watch until June 6, 12:00am
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Flash Flood Watch
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    Flash Flood Watch until June 6, 12:00am

    NOW until
    12:00am Sat

    Flash Flood Watch

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers between midnight and 2am.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 19. Northwest wind 3 to 8 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 19 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 31. West wind 11 to 13 km/h.

    Sunny

    High: 31 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 17. Northwest wind 5 to 10 km/h.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 17 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 28. North wind 5 to 8 km/h.

    Sunny

    High: 28 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 14. Northeast wind 5 to 8 km/h.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 14 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 27.

    Sunny

    High: 27 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 17.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 17 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 28.

    Sunny

    High: 28 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers between midnight and 2am. Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 19. Northwest wind 3 to 8 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 31. West wind 11 to 13 km/h.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 17. Northwest wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 28. North wind 5 to 8 km/h.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 14. Northeast wind 5 to 8 km/h.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 27.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 17.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 28.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 19.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 28.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 26. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Thursday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 26. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
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Point Forecast:
7 Miles W Piney River VA
 37.71°N 79.15°W (Elev. 366 m)
5:31 pm EDT Jun 5, 2020
7pm EDT Jun 5, 2020-6pm EDT Jun 12, 2020
 
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