Severe Weather Threat from the Middle Mississippi Valley to the Ohio Valley; Inclement Weather Continues in Southern California and the Southwest

Severe thunderstorms capable of producing large hail, damaging winds, and a few tornadoes are expected across the middle Mississippi Valley into the Ohio and Tennessee Valleys. Heavy mountain snow and rainfall will continue in southern California and the Desert Southwest through late week. The heavy rainfall may pose a flash flood risk, especially to burn scar locations. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lancaster, Fairfield County Airport (KLHQ)

Lat: 39.76° N Lon: 82.66° W Elev: 866 ft.

Fair

68°F

20°C

Humidity 65%
Wind Speed Vrbl 3 mph
Barometer 29.73 in (1006.3 mb)
Dewpoint 56°F (13°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 8 Apr 1:53 pm EDT
Detailed forecast for

Fairfield County

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 70s. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy with a chance of showers with a slight chance of thunderstorms in the evening, then mostly cloudy with showers with a slight chance of thunderstorms after midnight. Cooler with lows in the mid 40s. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph, becoming southwest 10 to 15 mph with gusts up to 25 mph after midnight. Chance of rain 80 percent.
Thursday
Partly cloudy. A chance of showers with a slight chance of thunderstorms in the morning. Breezy and much cooler with highs in the lower 50s. West winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 35 mph. Chance of rain 50 percent.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy in the evening, then mostly clear with a slight chance of rain and snow showers after midnight. Cooler with lows in the lower 30s. West winds 15 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation 20 percent.
Friday
Partly cloudy. Unseasonably cold with highs in the mid 40s. West winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts up to 25 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy in the evening, then clearing. Widespread frost after midnight. Lows around 30.
Saturday
Widespread frost in the morning. Partly cloudy. Highs in the mid 50s.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy in the evening, then becoming mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower 40s.
Sunday
Mostly cloudy. Showers likely in the afternoon. Highs in the lower 60s. Chance of rain 60 percent.
Sunday Night
Showers likely. Lows in the mid 40s. Chance of rain 70 percent.
Monday
Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers in the morning, then partly cloudy with a chance of showers in the afternoon. Highs in the upper 50s. Chance of rain 50 percent.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 30s.
Tuesday
Partly cloudy. Highs in the lower 50s.



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115 PM EDT Wed Apr 8 2020
 
 

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