Heavy Rainfall And Severe Weather Potential From The Great Lakes and Ohio Valley to South Central Plains; Western Fire Weather Threats Remain Elevated

A low pressure system and front moving through the Mississippi Valley may yield heavy to excessive rainfall and the threat for some severe thunderstorms from parts of the Great Lakes and Ohio Valley to South Central Plains. Fire weather threats will remain elevated across the Northwest into the northern Rockies, as a system from the Pacific moves into and through the area over the next few days. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Charleston, Yeager Airport (KCRW)

Lat: 38.38°NLon: 81.59°WElev: 981ft.

Partly Cloudy

86°F

30°C

Humidity 57%
Wind Speed SW 8 mph
Barometer 30.14 in (1019.7 mb)
Dewpoint 69°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index90°F (32°C)
Last update 16 Aug 11:54 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Elkview WV

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Partly sunny, with a high near 90. Southwest wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 90 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Light and variable wind.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Isolated
    T-storms then
    Scattered
    Showers

    Low: 69 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 2pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 2pm and 5pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. Southwest wind 3 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 83 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Southwest wind 3 to 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 68 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Light west wind.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 79 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. 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

    Low: 66 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 86.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 86 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 66.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 66 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 86.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 86 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Partly sunny, with a high near 90. Southwest wind 5 to 7 mph.
Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Light and variable wind. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 2pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 2pm and 5pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. Southwest wind 3 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Southwest wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Light west wind. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 86.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 86.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms between 10pm and 1am, then a chance of showers after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 81.
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Point Forecast:
Elkview WV
 38.44°N 81.46°W (Elev. 600 ft)
10:17 am EDT Aug 16, 2018
12pm EDT Aug 16, 2018-6pm EDT Aug 22, 2018
 
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