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Heavy Rains and Potential for Flash Floods

Severe thunderstorms with damaging winds and heavy rains will be possible from the Ohio Valley to the Northeast Tuesday. In addition, heavy rains possible in the central Plains and southern Rockies. Heavy rain threat moves into the southern Mid-Atlantic Wednesday. Dry conditions remain out west where isolated dry thunderstorms could exacerbate ongoing fires and start new fires. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Bluefield, Mercer County Airport (KBLF)

Lat: 37.3°NLon: 81.21°WElev: 2858ft.

Fair

68°F

20°C

Humidity 81%
Wind Speed S 3 mph
Barometer 30.21 in (1019.0 mb)
Dewpoint 62°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 22 Aug 3:52 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Bluefield WV

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 85. Light southwest wind becoming west 5 to 9 mph in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 85 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 66. Southwest wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 66 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9am, then a chance of showers between 9am and noon, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. Northwest wind 6 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 76 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then a slight chance of showers between 9pm and 3am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 55. Northwest wind around 6 mph becoming calm  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 55 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 74. Calm wind becoming northwest around 6 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 55.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 55 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 57.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 57 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 9am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 75. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 75 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 85. Light southwest wind becoming west 5 to 9 mph in the morning.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Increasing clouds, with a low around 66. Southwest wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9am, then a chance of showers between 9am and noon, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. Northwest wind 6 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then a slight chance of showers between 9pm and 3am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 55. Northwest wind around 6 mph becoming calm after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 74. Calm wind becoming northwest around 6 mph in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 55.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 9am. Partly sunny, with a high near 75. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 57. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 72.
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Point Forecast:
Bluefield WV
 37.26°N 81.22°W (Elev. 2595 ft)
3:31 am EDT Aug 22, 2017
4am EDT Aug 22, 2017-6pm EDT Aug 28, 2017
 
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