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Heavy rain and potential flooding in the Plains

A slow-moving weather system with abundant moisture will bring heavy rainfall across portions of the Central and Southern Plains Saturday. Soils in the region are already saturated from recent rainfall, so flash flooding and river flooding are likely.
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Current conditions at

Charleston, Yeager Airport (KCRW)

Lat: 38.38°NLon: 81.59°WElev: 981ft.

Partly Cloudy

69°F

21°C

Humidity 55%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.43 in (1030.0 mb)
Dewpoint 52°F (11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 23 May 11:54 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Charleston WV

  • This
    Afternoon

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Tonight

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 51 °F

  • Sunday

    Increasing Clouds

    Increasing
    Clouds

    High: 84 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 59 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Partly Sunny

    Partly
    Sunny

    High: 89 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 65 °F

  • Tuesday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 86 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 66 °F

  • Wednesday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 84 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. Light west wind.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 51. Calm wind.
Sunday
Increasing clouds, with a high near 84. Light southwest wind.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59. Light and variable wind.
Memorial Day
Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Calm wind becoming south around 6 mph in the morning.
Monday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday
Scattered showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday Night
Scattered showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Friday
Scattered showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 87. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Charleston WV
 38.35°N 81.62°W
10:48 am EDT May 23, 2015
1pm EDT May 23, 2015-6pm EDT May 29, 2015
 
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