Fire Weather Threats Remain High Across the West; Heavy Rain Potential for the Mid To Lower Mississippi Valley

Fire threats remain high across parts of the West with elevated outlooks and Red Flag Warnings. Also, The threat for dry thunderstorms will be widespread from the Great Basin to the Interior Northwest. Meanwhile, the tail end of a low pressure system over the Mississippi Valley may yield heavy rainfall and flash flooding concerns, especially in eastern Oklahoma and northwestern Arkansas. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lynchburg, Lynchburg Regional Airport (KLYH)

Lat: 37.32°NLon: 79.21°WElev: 935ft.

Fair

74°F

23°C

Humidity 85%
Wind Speed SW 3 mph
Barometer 30.09 in (1018.0 mb)
Dewpoint 69°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 15 Aug 7:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles WNW Forest VA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. Calm wind.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 64 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Patchy fog between 7am and 8am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 90. Calm wind becoming southwest around 6 mph in the afternoon.

    Patchy Fog
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 90 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 70. Light south wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 70 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 89. Light southwest wind increasing to 5 to 9 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 89 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. West wind 3 to 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 70 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 84 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm, then a chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 67 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Scattered thunderstorms before 2pm, then a chance of showers after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 84 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers before 8pm, then scattered thunderstorms after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Scattered
    T-storms

    Low: 66 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. Calm wind.
Thursday
Patchy fog between 7am and 8am. Otherwise, mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 90. Calm wind becoming southwest around 6 mph in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 70. Light south wind.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Increasing clouds, with a high near 89. Light southwest wind increasing to 5 to 9 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. West wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm, then a chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday
Scattered thunderstorms before 2pm, then a chance of showers after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers before 8pm, then scattered thunderstorms after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday
Scattered thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles WNW Forest VA
 37.39°N 79.31°W (Elev. 761 ft)
7:30 pm EDT Aug 15, 2018
8pm EDT Aug 15, 2018-6pm EDT Aug 22, 2018
 
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