Thunderstorms and Flooding Along the Gulf Coast; Winter Returns in the Central Rockies

A stalled front along the west-central Gulf Coast will contribute to a few severe thunderstorms and heavy rain with flooding over the next couple of days. Meanwhile, a vigorous system will produce heavy snow across the central Rockies into the High Plains the next few days. Finally, critical fire weather conditions are expected across the Four Corners region through Thursday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lynchburg, Lynchburg Regional Airport (KLYH)

Lat: 37.32°NLon: 79.21°WElev: 935ft.

A Few Clouds

73°F

23°C

Humidity 43%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.00 in (1015.4 mb)
Dewpoint 49°F (9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 14 Apr 1:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

7 Miles WSW Big Island VA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Scattered showers and thunderstorms after 4pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. South wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 74 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of showers.  Low around 51. North wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers

    Low: 51 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 63. West wind 8 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    High: 63 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Clear, with a low around 41. Northwest wind 7 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 41 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 62. West wind 7 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 62 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 42.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 42 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 63.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 63 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 43.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 43 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 63.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 63 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Scattered showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. South wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of showers. Low around 51. North wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 63. West wind 8 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Thursday Night
Clear, with a low around 41. Northwest wind 7 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 62. West wind 7 to 10 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 63.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 63.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 65.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 45.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 69.
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Point Forecast:
7 Miles WSW Big Island VA
 37.47°N 79.47°W (Elev. 899 ft)
1:31 pm EDT Apr 14, 2021
2pm EDT Apr 14, 2021-6pm EDT Apr 20, 2021
 
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