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Severe Weather Expected in the Southern and Central U.S. on Tuesday

The NWS Storm Prediction Center has outlined an Enhanced Risk of severe weather for parts of the Mid-Mississippi River and Lower Ohio River Valleys on Tuesday. Large hail, damaging winds, and tornadoes are possible. Heavy rainfall in these regions will also increase the threat of flash flooding. There’s also an Extreme Risk for fire weather conditions in parts of Texas and New Mexico on Tuesday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Beckley, Raleigh County Memorial Airport (KBKW)

Lat: 37.8°NLon: 81.12°WElev: 2503ft.

Fair

45°F

7°C

Humidity 52%
Wind Speed S 13 mph
Barometer 30.27 in (1025.7 mb)
Dewpoint 28°F (-2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill39°F (4°C)
Last update 28 Feb 12:51 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Nimitz WV

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 41. Light southeast wind.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 41 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers, mainly after noon.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 64. Southeast wind 5 to 11 mph becoming south in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 64 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. South wind around 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 54 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds.  High near 71. Southwest wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers then
    T-storms

    High: 71 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers likely, mainly before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. West wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 36 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 48.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 48 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 30.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 30 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 40.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 40 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 24.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 24 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 41. Light southeast wind.
Tuesday
A chance of showers, mainly after noon. Increasing clouds, with a high near 64. Southeast wind 5 to 11 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. South wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Wednesday
A chance of showers, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds. High near 71. Southwest wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Showers likely, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. West wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 48.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 30.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 40.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 24.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 51.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 34.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 57.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Monday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
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Point Forecast:
Nimitz WV
 37.62°N 80.92°W (Elev. 1677 ft)
12:01 am EST Feb 28, 2017
1am EST Feb 28, 2017-6pm EST Mar 6, 2017
 
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