Active Week Of Severe Weather Possible Over Portions Of The Plains

Severe thunderstorms will be possible over portions of the Plains each afternoon and evening this week. The main threats with these storms are expected to be large hail, damaging winds, and a few tornadoes. Locally heavy rainfall could pose a risk for some flooding concerns particularly over portions of the Great Plains and Mississippi Valley.
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Current conditions at

Charleston, Yeager Airport (KCRW)

Lat: 38.38°NLon: 81.59°WElev: 981ft.

Fog/Mist

54°F

12°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.05 in (1017.0 mb)
Dewpoint 52°F (11°C)
Visibility 6.00 mi
Last update 24 May 1:54 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Charleston WV

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Patchy dense fog after 3am.  Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 51. Calm wind.

    Patchy Dense
    Fog

    Low: 51 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Patchy dense fog before 9am.  Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 82. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Patchy Dense
    Fog then
    Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 55. Calm wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 55 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 86 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then a slight chance of showers between 1am and 3am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Light and variable wind.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 63 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 87. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 87 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 65 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 89.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 89 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 66 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Patchy dense fog after 3am. Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 51. Calm wind.
Tuesday
Patchy dense fog before 9am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 82. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 55. Calm wind.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then a slight chance of showers between 1am and 3am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Light and variable wind. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 87. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 89.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 88.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 86. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Memorial Day
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 85. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
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Point Forecast:
Charleston WV
 38.35°N 81.62°W (Elev. 594 ft)
11:26 pm EDT May 23, 2016
2am EDT May 24, 2016-6pm EDT May 30, 2016
 
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