Winter Storm Impacting the Central and Eastern U.S.; Another Winter Storm Moves into the West

A strengthening winter storm with trailing cold front will continue to progress across the central U.S. today then the eastern U.S. on Wednesday. Areas of heavy snow, severe thunderstorms, record high temperatures, high winds, and critical fire weather are expected due to the storm. Another storm system is likely to spread heavy rain and snow with strong winds across the West later this week. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Charleston, Yeager Airport (KCRW)

Lat: 38.38°NLon: 81.59°WElev: 981ft.

Light Rain

57°F

14°C

Humidity 72%
Wind Speed S 15 G 24 mph
Barometer 29.75 in (1007.1 mb)
Dewpoint 48°F (9°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Last update 27 Feb 11:54 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Hurricane WV

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 1pm and 4pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. Southwest wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 70 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers before 2am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 2am and 4am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 4am.  Cloudy, with a low around 62. South wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 62 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Rain showers before 5pm, then a chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Temperature falling to around 39 by 5pm. West wind 13 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Showers then
    Rain/Snow

    High: 66 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 25. West wind 8 to 16 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 25 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 46. West wind around 6 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 46 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 27.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 27 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 40 percent chance of rain after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 57.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    Rain

    High: 57 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Rain likely, mainly after 8pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 42. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Rain Likely

    Low: 42 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 40 percent chance of showers before 10am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Sunny

    High: 63 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 1pm and 4pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. Southwest wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tonight
A chance of showers before 2am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 2am and 4am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 4am. Cloudy, with a low around 62. South wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
Rain showers before 5pm, then a chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Temperature falling to around 39 by 5pm. West wind 13 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 25. West wind 8 to 16 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 46. West wind around 6 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 27.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of rain after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 57.
Friday Night
Rain likely, mainly after 8pm. Cloudy, with a low around 42. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers before 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 73.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.
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Point Forecast:
Hurricane WV
 38.44°N 82.01°W (Elev. 676 ft)
11:54 am EST Feb 27, 2024
12pm EST Feb 27, 2024-6pm EST Mar 4, 2024
 
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