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Amherst, VA Weather

Lat: 37.58N, Lon: 79.05W
Wx Zone: VAZ035 ICAO Used: KLYH

Current Conditions

Cloudy, 0004 black low cloud
Updated: 12/17 1:15 am
Feels Like:
Humidity: 85%
SW 4 mph
30.06 in
12 mi

Sun/Moon Info.

Cloud Cover: 30%
UV Index: 1
Sunrise: 07:25 AM
Sunset: 04:59 PM
Moonrise: 06:37 AM
Moonset: 04:53 PM
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Update is local observation time. What time is it in Amherst? 1:15 AM Sunday, December 17, 2017
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Amherst, VA Weather Forecast Dated: 1200 AM EST Sun Dec 17 2017
Tonight... Mostly clear. Near steady temperature in the mid 30s. West winds around 10 mph.
Sunday... Mostly sunny in the morning, then becoming mostly cloudy. Highs in the lower 50s. Light and variable winds, becoming southwest around 10 mph in the afternoon.
Monday... Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 50s. West winds around 10 mph.
Tuesday... Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 60s.
Wednesday... Mostly sunny. Cooler with highs in the lower 50s.
Thursday... Partly cloudy. Highs in the upper 40s. Lows in the mid 30s.
Friday... Partly sunny. Highs in the lower 50s.

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