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

Elkins, Elkins-Randolph County-Jennings Randolph Field (KEKN)

Lat: 38.89°NLon: 79.85°WElev: 1985ft.

Partly Cloudy

72°F

22°C

Humidity 44%
Wind Speed W 13 mph
Barometer 30.14 in (1020.8 mb)
Dewpoint 49°F (9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 24 May 1:51 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Elkins WV

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a high near 74. Northwest wind around 11 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 49. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 49 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 82. Calm wind becoming west around 6 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A slight chance of showers after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 53 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. Calm wind becoming west 5 to 9 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 59 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers between noon and 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 84. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 84 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm, then a chance of showers between 7pm and 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 59 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 84. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 84 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a high near 74. Northwest wind around 11 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 49. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 82. Calm wind becoming west around 6 mph in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of showers after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. Calm wind becoming west 5 to 9 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 40%. 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 midnight, then a slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
A chance of showers between noon and 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 84. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm, then a chance of showers between 7pm and 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 84. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 82. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Memorial Day
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 80. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Elkins WV
 38.94°N 79.86°W (Elev. 1988 ft)
1:40 pm EDT May 24, 2016
2pm EDT May 24, 2016-6pm EDT May 30, 2016
 
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