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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

Beckley, Raleigh County Memorial Airport (KBKW)

Lat: 37.8°NLon: 81.12°WElev: 2503ft.

Fair

73°F

23°C

Humidity 62%
Wind Speed SE 10 mph
Barometer 30.16 in (1017.7 mb)
Dewpoint 59°F (15°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 29 Apr 9:51 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Nimitz WV

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 62. South wind around 6 mph.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    Low: 62 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 83. South wind 5 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Patchy Fog
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. South wind 9 to 11 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 62 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly before 5pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5pm. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds.  High near 71. South wind 11 to 16 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    High: 71 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. West wind 11 to 14 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 49 °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 47.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 47 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 69.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 69 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 52 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 62. South wind around 6 mph.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 83. South wind 5 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. South wind 9 to 11 mph.
Monday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly before 5pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5pm. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds. High near 71. South wind 11 to 16 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday Night
A chance of showers, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. West wind 11 to 14 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 67.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 69.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a high near 63. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Thursday Night
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Friday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 60. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
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Point Forecast:
Nimitz WV
 37.62°N 80.92°W (Elev. 1677 ft)
10:01 pm EDT Apr 29, 2017
10pm EDT Apr 29, 2017-6pm EDT May 6, 2017
 
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