Severe Storms Continue Over the Central Mississippi Valley

Severe thunderstorms with damaging winds, large hail and isolated tornadoes will continue over the central and lower Mississippi Valley. Heavy rain with localized flash flooding remains possible over the central Appalachians and lower Mississippi Valley. Heavy snow and cold temperatures continue from the central Plains to the northern Rockies.
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Current conditions at

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

Lat: 38.89°NLon: 79.85°WElev: 1985ft.

Light Rain Fog/Mist

58°F

14°C

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.98 in (1014.7 mb)
Dewpoint 55°F (13°C)
Visibility 5.00 mi
Last update 2 May 6:51 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Elkins WV

Flash Flood Watch May 2, 12:00pm until May 3, 08:00am
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Flash Flood Watch
  • Today

    Today: Showers and thunderstorms likely before noon, then a slight chance of showers between noon and 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. West wind 5 to 13 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 72 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 10pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 50. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 50 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61. Light west wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 61 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers, mainly before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 45 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers, mainly after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 62. Calm wind becoming west 5 to 8 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 62 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers likely, mainly after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 42 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers likely, mainly after 10am.  Cloudy, with a high near 57. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 57 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 40 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 58. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 58 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers and thunderstorms likely before noon, then a slight chance of showers between noon and 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. West wind 5 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 10pm. Cloudy, with a low around 50. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61. Light west wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Wednesday
A chance of showers, mainly after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 62. Calm wind becoming west 5 to 8 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Showers likely, mainly after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Thursday
Showers likely, mainly after 10am. Cloudy, with a high near 57. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Friday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 58. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Friday Night
A chance of showers before 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 62. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Sunday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 69. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Elkins WV
 38.94°N 79.86°W (Elev. 1988 ft)
4:09 am EDT May 2, 2016
6am EDT May 2, 2016-6pm EDT May 8, 2016
 
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