Lynchburg, VA (24504)

6:27 PM EDT on July 28, 2016 (GMT -0400)
Concord Turnpike | | Change Station

Elev 543 ft 37.40 °N, 79.11 °W | Updated 1 minute ago

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85.6 °F
Feels Like 96 °F
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Wind Variable Wind from SSE
Gusts 2.4 mph

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Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.84 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds 4000 ft
Scattered Clouds 7500 ft
Heat Index 96 °F
Dew Point 77 °F
Humidity 75%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:17 AM 8:27 PM
Waning Crescent, 28% visible
SPECI KLYH 282201Z 22003KT 10SM TS SCT040 SCT075 29/25 A2984 RMK AO2 LTG DSNT W-N TSE2157B01 T02940250
Pressure 29.84 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds 4000 ft
Scattered Clouds 7500 ft
Heat Index 96 °F
Dew Point 77 °F
Humidity 75%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:17 AM 8:27 PM
Waning Crescent, 28% visible
SPECI KLYH 282201Z 22003KT 10SM TS SCT040 SCT075 29/25 A2984 RMK AO2 LTG DSNT W-N TSE2157B01 T02940250

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Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Issued: 5:52 PM EDT Jul. 28, 2016 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Blacksburg has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for...
Amherst County in central Virginia...
the northwestern side of the city of Lynchburg in central Virginia...
northeastern Bedford County in south central Virginia...

* until 645 PM EDT

* at 551 PM EDT... a severe thunderstorm was located near Sedalia...
moving northeast at 25 mph.

Hazard... 60 mph wind gusts.

Source... radar indicated.

Impact... expect damage to roofs... siding... and trees.

* Locations impacted include...
Lynchburg...
Bedford...
Amherst...
Clifford...
and Big Island.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Prepare immediately for damaging winds... as well as deadly cloud to
ground lightning. For your safety... move to an interior room on the
lowest floor of a sturdy building. Stay away from windows.

Torrential rainfall is occurring with this storm... and may lead to
flash flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded roadways.

When it is safe to do so... please send your reports of hail of any
size... as well as any reports of wind damage... including downed trees
or large limbs... to the National Weather Service by calling toll free
at 1... 8 6 6... 2 1 5... 4 3 2 4. Reports and pictures can also be
shared on the National Weather Service Blacksburg facebook Page and
on twitter.


Lat... Lon 3753 7888 3753 7890 3752 7889 3751 7891
      3750 7894 3750 7895 3749 7896 3735 7952
      3745 7958 3763 7932 3773 7907 3771 7905
      3770 7899 3768 7898 3768 7897 3755 7890
      3755 7887
time... Mot... loc 2151z 241deg 23kt 3743 7942

Hail... <.75in
wind... 60mph


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617 PM EDT Thu Jul 28 2016

The National Weather Service in Blacksburg has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for...
Appomattox County in central Virginia...
southeastern Amherst County in central Virginia...
southwestern Buckingham County in central Virginia...
northeastern Campbell County in central Virginia...
the city of Lynchburg in central Virginia...

* until 715 PM EDT

* at 616 PM EDT... a severe thunderstorm was located over Lynchburg...
moving east at 35 mph.

Hazard... 70 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail.

Source... radar indicated.

Impact... hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect considerable
           tree damage. Wind damage is also likely to Mobile
           homes... roofs... and outbuildings.

* Locations impacted include...
Lynchburg...
Buckingham...
Appomattox...
Concord...
and Bent Creek.

This includes the following locations Liberty University and
Lynchburg Airport.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

This is a potentially deadly storm. Seek shelter in an interior room
on the lowest floor of a well-built structure. Abandon vehicles in
search of a more substantial permanent structure. Stay away from
windows.

Torrential rainfall is occurring with this storm... and may lead to
flash flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded roadways.

When it is safe to do so... please send your reports of hail of any
size... as well as any reports of wind damage... including downed trees
or large limbs... to the National Weather Service by calling toll free
at 1... 8 6 6... 2 1 5... 4 3 2 4. Reports and pictures can also be
shared on the National Weather Service Blacksburg facebook Page and
on twitter.


Lat... Lon 3736 7858 3740 7859 3734 7860 3732 7862
      3729 7929 3739 7923 3741 7926 3743 7925
      3753 7891 3754 7883 3755 7879 3760 7854
      3733 7849
time... Mot... loc 2216z 262deg 29kt 3740 7922

Tornado... possible
hail... 1.00in
wind... 70mph


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Severe Thunderstorm Watch
Issued: 6:24 PM EDT Jul. 28, 2016 – National Weather Service

Severe Thunderstorm Watch 419 remains in effect until 1000 PM EDT
for the following locations


VA
. Virginia counties included are

Alleghany Amherst Appomattox
Bath Bedford Bland
Botetourt Buckingham Campbell
Carroll Craig Floyd
Franklin Giles Grayson
Henry Montgomery Patrick
Pittsylvania Pulaski Roanoke
Rockbridge Smyth Tazewell
Wythe


Virginia independent cities included are

Buena Vista Covington Danville
Galax Lexington Lynchburg
Martinsville Radford Roanoke
Salem