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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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Beckley, Raleigh County Memorial Airport (KBKW)

Lat: 37.8°NLon: 81.12°WElev: 2503ft.

Mostly Cloudy

65°F

18°C

Humidity 76%
Wind Speed SW 9 G 17 mph
Barometer 30.05 in (1016.0 mb)
Dewpoint 57°F (14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 1 May 11:51 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Nimitz WV

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. Southwest wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 78 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 57. Southwest wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 57 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 5pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. West wind 7 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 73 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 8pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 8pm and 10pm, then showers likely after 10pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 52. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 52 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66. Northwest wind 3 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 66 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 48 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 66. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 66 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 45 °F

  • Thursday

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

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 58 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. Southwest wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a low around 57. Southwest wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 5pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. West wind 7 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 8pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 8pm and 10pm, then showers likely after 10pm. Cloudy, with a low around 52. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66. Northwest wind 3 to 7 mph. 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 48. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Wednesday
A chance of showers after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 66. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 58. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Friday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 64. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
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Point Forecast:
Nimitz WV
 37.62°N 80.92°W (Elev. 1677 ft)
11:00 am EDT May 1, 2016
12pm EDT May 1, 2016-6pm EDT May 7, 2016
 
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