Hazardous Summer Heat Continues For Several Spots

More summer heat is expected for parts of the western and southern U.S. this week. Excessive Heat Warnings are in effect for parts of the West, while Heat Advisories blanket the South. Record high temperatures are possible in the South this weekend well into next week, so this period of hazardous heat will be a prolonged one. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Charleston, Yeager Airport (KCRW)

Lat: 38.38°NLon: 81.59°WElev: 981ft.

Partly Cloudy

67°F

19°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed S 3 mph
Barometer 30.01 in (1015.3 mb)
Dewpoint 65°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 17 Jul 11:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Charleston WV

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Patchy fog after 3am.  Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 65. Calm wind.

    Patchy Fog

    Low: 65 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 85. Calm wind becoming northeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Patchy Fog
    then Sunny

    High: 85 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 61. Light and variable wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 61 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 87. Light east wind.

    Sunny

    High: 87 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. Light and variable wind becoming southeast around 5 mph after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 68 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 9am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 87. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 87 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 5am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 68 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 7am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 7am and 1pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 84 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before midnight, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between midnight and 2am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 67 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Patchy fog after 3am. Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 65. Calm wind.
Wednesday
Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 85. Calm wind becoming northeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 61. Light and variable wind.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 87. Light east wind.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. Light and variable wind becoming southeast around 5 mph after midnight.
Friday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 9am. Partly sunny, with a high near 87. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 7am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 7am and 1pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before midnight, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between midnight and 2am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before noon, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between noon and 2pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 84. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 85.
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Point Forecast:
Charleston WV
 38.35°N 81.62°W (Elev. 594 ft)
9:41 pm EDT Jul 17, 2018
12am EDT Jul 18, 2018-6pm EDT Jul 23, 2018
 
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