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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

Charleston, Yeager Airport (KCRW)

Lat: 38.38°NLon: 81.59°WElev: 981ft.

Fog/Mist

68°F

20°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.07 in (1017.2 mb)
Dewpoint 66°F (19°C)
Visibility 5.00 mi
Last update 22 Aug 3:54 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles NNW Charleston WV

  • Today

    Today: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5pm.  Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Light south wind becoming southwest 6 to 11 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Patchy Fog
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms before 3am, then a chance of showers. Some of the storms could produce small hail and gusty winds.  Low around 67. Southwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming light west  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 67 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 79. Light northwest wind.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    High: 79 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 58. Light north wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 58 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 54.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 54 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 76.

    Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Friday
    Night

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

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 55 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 78 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5pm. Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Light south wind becoming southwest 6 to 11 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms before 3am, then a chance of showers. Some of the storms could produce small hail and gusty winds. Low around 67. Southwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming light west after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 79. Light northwest wind.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 58. Light north wind.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 54.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 76.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 55.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles NNW Charleston WV
 38.39°N 81.67°W (Elev. 942 ft)
2:45 am EDT Aug 22, 2017
4am EDT Aug 22, 2017-6pm EDT Aug 28, 2017
 
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