Significant Winter Storm to Continue Widespread Hazardous Weather Across the East

A strengthening eastern storm will bring areas of heavy snow and ice from the Midwest to the Mid-Atlantic and Northeast Wednesday before tapering off on Thursday. Further south, several inches of heavy rain are forecast Wednesday into this weekend. This may lead to river flooding and flash flooding across the Mid-South. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lynchburg, Lynchburg Regional Airport (KLYH)

Lat: 37.32°NLon: 79.21°WElev: 935ft.

Overcast

39°F

4°C

Humidity 60%
Wind Speed SE 3 mph
Barometer 30.56 in (1035.2 mb)
Dewpoint 26°F (-3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 19 Feb 9:54 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles NNW Sandy Level VA

Winter Storm Warning until February 21, 12:00am
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Winter Storm Warning
  •  
    Winter Storm Warning until February 21, 12:00am

    NOW until
    12:00am Thu

    Winter Storm Warning

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain and snow before 2am, then snow and sleet between 2am and 3am, then sleet after 3am.  Low around 29. East wind 3 to 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. Total nighttime snow and sleet accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Wintry Mix

    Low: 29 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Freezing rain before 5pm, then rain or freezing rain.  High near 33. Northeast wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New ice accumulation of 0.1 to 0.2 of an inch possible.

    Freezing Rain
    then
    Rain/Freezing
    Rain

    High: 33 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Rain.  Low around 33. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Rain

    Low: 33 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Rain likely, mainly before 7am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59. Calm wind becoming west around 6 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely

    High: 59 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. Light northwest wind.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 41 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Rain likely, mainly after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 46. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain
    then Rain
    Likely

    High: 46 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Rain.  Low around 40. Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Rain

    Low: 40 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Rain.  High near 43. Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Rain

    High: 43 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Rain and snow before 2am, then snow and sleet between 2am and 3am, then sleet after 3am. Low around 29. East wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. Total nighttime snow and sleet accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Wednesday
Freezing rain before 5pm, then rain or freezing rain. High near 33. Northeast wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New ice accumulation of 0.1 to 0.2 of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Rain. Low around 33. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Thursday
Rain likely, mainly before 7am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59. Calm wind becoming west around 6 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. Light northwest wind.
Friday
Rain likely, mainly after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 46. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Friday Night
Rain. Low around 40. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Saturday
Rain. High near 43. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Saturday Night
Rain likely, mainly before 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 41. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday
A chance of showers before 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 68. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 39.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 57.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 35.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 50.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles NNW Sandy Level VA
 37.08°N 79.58°W (Elev. 899 ft)
10:01 pm EST Feb 19, 2019
10pm EST Feb 19, 2019-6pm EST Feb 26, 2019
 
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