Scorching Heat West and South-Central; Monsoon Threats; Areas of Heavy Rain

Excessive heat continues in the West and South-Central U.S. Temperatures heat up in the west next week with 90s and 100s north to as high as 127 in the desert. Monsoon flow also continues with threats of flash floods, dust storms, and dry thunderstorms. A low system may produce excessive rain to portions of the Middle Atlantic. Areas of heavy rain from the Gulf to the Great Lakes. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lynchburg, Lynchburg Regional Airport (KLYH)

Lat: 37.32°NLon: 79.21°WElev: 935ft.

Partly Cloudy

80°F

27°C

Humidity 56%
Wind Speed N 5 mph
Barometer 29.83 in (1008.9 mb)
Dewpoint 63°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index81°F (27°C)
Last update 21 Jul 2:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles ENE Lynchburg Regional Airport VA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. East wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Northeast wind 3 to 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 66 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers likely, mainly after 2pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 80. Northeast wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 80 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. East wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 68 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 10am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. Southeast wind 7 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 82 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 70. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 70 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 10am.  High near 79. Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Showers

    High: 79 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers.  Low around 70. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    Low: 70 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers before 10am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 10am and 2pm, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm.  High near 81. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. East wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Northeast wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday
Showers likely, mainly after 2pm. Cloudy, with a high near 80. Northeast wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. East wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
A chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. Southeast wind 7 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 70. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 10am. High near 79. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Tuesday Night
Showers. Low around 70. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers before 10am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 10am and 2pm, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm. High near 81. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Wednesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then showers likely. Low around 70. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles ENE Lynchburg Regional Airport VA
 37.35°N 79.18°W (Elev. 853 ft)
3:01 pm EDT Jul 21, 2018
3pm EDT Jul 21, 2018-6pm EDT Jul 27, 2018
 
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