Heavy Rainfall and Flash Flood Threats Shift From Southern Plains to Lower Mississippi Valley; Elevated to Critical Fire Concerns Out West

Heavy to excessive rainfall with flash flood concerns will shift from the southern Plains into the Lower Mississippi Valley. Elevated to Critical Fire weather threats will linger through the weekend across the Great Basin and central Rockies. Finally, Major to Record river flooding will continue in portions of the Midwest and across parts of North and South Carolina this weekend. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Petersburg, Grant County Airport (KW99)

Lat: 38.98°NLon: 79.13°WElev: 961ft.

Overcast

68°F

20°C

Humidity 74%
Wind Speed NE 5 mph
Barometer 30.17 in
Dewpoint 59°F (15°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 22 Sep 9:35 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles WSW Cabins WV

  • Today

    Today: A slight chance of rain after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. Northeast wind 3 to 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance Rain

    High: 70 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain likely, mainly after 2am.  Cloudy, with a low around 55. Light east wind.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain
    then Rain
    Likely

    Low: 55 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Rain likely, mainly before 2pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 61. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely

    High: 61 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of rain.  Cloudy, with a low around 56. Light east wind.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 56 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Rain likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 62. Calm wind becoming east around 6 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Rain Likely

    High: 62 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Rain likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 58. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Rain Likely

    Low: 58 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 75 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 63 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers likely, mainly after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 73 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A slight chance of rain after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. Northeast wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
Rain likely, mainly after 2am. Cloudy, with a low around 55. Light east wind. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Sunday
Rain likely, mainly before 2pm. Cloudy, with a high near 61. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
A chance of rain. Cloudy, with a low around 56. Light east wind. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a high near 62. Calm wind becoming east around 6 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday Night
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a low around 58. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday
Showers likely, mainly after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
Showers likely, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 72. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles WSW Cabins WV
 38.97°N 79.28°W (Elev. 1198 ft)
7:31 am EDT Sep 22, 2018
9am EDT Sep 22, 2018-6pm EDT Sep 28, 2018
 
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