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Very heavy rainfall and flooding possible in central and southern U.S. on Tuesday and Wednesday

A slow-moving front will bring multiple waves of heavy rain across a swath of the central and southern U.S., from Texas up to Michigan on Tuesday and into Wednesday. Parts of the ArkLaTex region could see 5 to 7 inches of rain on Wednesday. Freezing rain will also be possible in the Upper Midwest over next couple days, with snow in the Northern Plains and Upper Great Lakes on Tuesday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Charleston, Yeager Airport (KCRW)

Lat: 38.38°NLon: 81.59°WElev: 981ft.

Overcast

66°F

19°C

Humidity 59%
Wind Speed S 9 mph
Barometer 30.21 in (1022.3 mb)
Dewpoint 51°F (11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 20 Feb 3:54 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Charleston WV

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. Southwest wind 6 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 60. South wind around 6 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 60 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 3pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 3pm and 4pm, then showers likely after 4pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 77. South wind 6 to 10 mph becoming west in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 77 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers likely, mainly after 3am.  Cloudy, with a low around 48. North wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 48 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers, mainly before 4pm.  High near 57. South wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable  in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    High: 57 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a low around 50. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 50 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 74 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers likely, mainly after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 55 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers.  High near 68. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    High: 68 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. Southwest wind 6 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 60. South wind around 6 mph.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 3pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 3pm and 4pm, then showers likely after 4pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 77. South wind 6 to 10 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
Showers likely, mainly after 3am. Cloudy, with a low around 48. North wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Thursday
Showers, mainly before 4pm. High near 57. South wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers. Cloudy, with a low around 50. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Friday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Friday Night
Showers likely, mainly after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
Showers. High near 68. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Saturday Night
Showers. Low around 53. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Sunday
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 59.
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Point Forecast:
Charleston WV
 38.35°N 81.62°W (Elev. 594 ft)
2:16 am EST Feb 20, 2018
4am EST Feb 20, 2018-6pm EST Feb 26, 2018
 
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