Winter Storm to Bring Widespread Hazardous Weather from the South into the East

Another winter storm will shift across the Great Lakes into New England today through Thursday. Ice and snow will change to some rain today along the Appalachian corridor before ending as some snow Thursday. Strong winds will cause a ground blizzard in the Northern Plains. Heavy rain and thunderstorms will bring a threat for flooding from the northern Gulf Coast into southern New England. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lynchburg, Lynchburg Regional Airport (KLYH)

Lat: 37.32°NLon: 79.21°WElev: 935ft.

Overcast

41°F

5°C

Humidity 89%
Wind Speed S 7 mph
Barometer 30.06 in (1018.5 mb)
Dewpoint 38°F (3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill36°F (2°C)
Last update 23 Jan 4:54 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Lynchburg VA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Patchy drizzle with a chance of rain.  Cloudy, with a high near 40. South wind around 13 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain

    High: 40 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy drizzle with a chance of rain before 7pm, then rain, mainly after 7pm. The rain could be heavy at times.  Patchy fog after 7pm. Temperature rising to around 52 by 4am. South wind 10 to 14 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Heavy Rain
    and Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 37 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Rain, mainly before 11am.  Temperature falling to around 41 by 5pm. West wind 7 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Rain then
    Slight Chance
    Rain

    High: 49 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 28. West wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 28 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 38. West wind 6 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 38 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 19.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 19 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 38.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 38 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 25.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 25 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 44.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 44 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Patchy drizzle with a chance of rain. Cloudy, with a high near 40. South wind around 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tonight
Patchy drizzle with a chance of rain before 7pm, then rain, mainly after 7pm. The rain could be heavy at times. Patchy fog after 7pm. Temperature rising to around 52 by 4am. South wind 10 to 14 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Thursday
Rain, mainly before 11am. Temperature falling to around 41 by 5pm. West wind 7 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 28. West wind 5 to 7 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 38. West wind 6 to 10 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 19.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 38.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 25.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 44.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 27.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 46.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32.
Tuesday
A chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 47. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 34.
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Point Forecast:
Lynchburg VA
 37.4°N 79.2°W (Elev. 699 ft)
4:30 pm EST Jan 23, 2019
5pm EST Jan 23, 2019-6pm EST Jan 30, 2019
 
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