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Very Heavy Rainfall and High Risk Flood Event in the South-Central U.S.

Thunderstorms, some severe, will continue to produce tremendously heavy rainfall over the same areas through the day today. The area with the greatest potential for excessive rainfall includes Oklahoma, Arkansas, and Missouri. Very heavy rains will extend broadly from the Southern Plains to the Upper Midwest. Life threatening flash flooding is expected with these storms. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 38.89°NLon: 79.85°WElev: 1985ft.

Fair

58°F

14°C

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.08 in (1017.9 mb)
Dewpoint 55°F (13°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Last update 30 Apr 2:51 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Elkins WV

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. Light south wind.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 61 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Isolated showers between 9am and 1pm, then isolated showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Patchy fog before 7am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 84. Southwest wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog
    then Isolated
    T-storms

    High: 84 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 62. South wind around 8 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 62 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm.  High near 75. South wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers then
    T-storms

    High: 75 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 9pm, then a slight chance of showers between 9pm and 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. West wind 9 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 48 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 67.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 67 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 44.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 44 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 67.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 67 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers after 7pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 47 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. Light south wind.
Sunday
Isolated showers between 9am and 1pm, then isolated showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Patchy fog before 7am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 84. Southwest wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 62. South wind around 8 mph.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm. High near 75. South wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 9pm, then a slight chance of showers between 9pm and 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. West wind 9 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 67.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 67.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers after 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday
Showers likely, mainly after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 66. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a low around 47. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 58. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Friday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
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Point Forecast:
Elkins WV
 38.94°N 79.86°W (Elev. 1988 ft)
12:56 am EDT Apr 30, 2017
3am EDT Apr 30, 2017-6pm EDT May 6, 2017
 
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