Wintry Weather from the Plains to the Northeast; Severe Storms Possible Along the Gulf Coast

A swath of wintry precipitation will affect many areas from the Central Plains to the Northeast through Tuesday, with locally heavy snowfall over interior New England. Farther south, strong to severe thunderstorms are expected for portions for Louisiana, Mississippi, and Alabama, where a few tornadoes are also possible. Unsettled weather will return to much of the Pacific Northwest on Tuesday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Charleston, Yeager Airport (KCRW)

Lat: 38.38°NLon: 81.59°WElev: 981ft.

Light Rain

37°F

3°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed NE 3 mph
Barometer 30.03 in (1017.3 mb)
Dewpoint 35°F (2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 16 Dec 5:54 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Charleston WV

Flood Watch December 16, 07:00am until December 17, 07:00pm
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Flood Watch
  • Today

    Today: Rain. The rain could be heavy at times.  High near 39. Calm wind becoming east around 6 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 39 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Periods of rain. The rain could be heavy at times.  Low around 36. Southeast wind 5 to 7 mph becoming light and variable  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 36 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Rain, mainly before 2pm.  High near 47. Northwest wind 6 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Rain then
    Rain Likely

    High: 47 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. Northwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming light west.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 27 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 38. West wind 6 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 38 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 20.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 20 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 41.

    Sunny

    High: 41 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 27.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 27 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 50.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 50 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Rain. The rain could be heavy at times. High near 39. Calm wind becoming east around 6 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Tonight
Periods of rain. The rain could be heavy at times. Low around 36. Southeast wind 5 to 7 mph becoming light and variable after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Tuesday
Rain, mainly before 2pm. High near 47. Northwest wind 6 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. Northwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming light west.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 38. West wind 6 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 20.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 41.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 27.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 50.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32.
Saturday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 53.
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Point Forecast:
Charleston WV
 38.35°N 81.62°W (Elev. 594 ft)
5:40 am EST Dec 16, 2019
6am EST Dec 16, 2019-6pm EST Dec 22, 2019
 
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