Powerful Storm to Impact the West; Fire Weather Concerns for Areas of the Plains

A powerful winter storm is underway across the west bringing heavy higher elevation mountain snow, dangerous blizzard for the Sierra Nevada Mountains, damaging winds, hazardous sea conditions and cold temperatures to much of the West through this weekend. Meanwhile, critical fire weather concerns increase this weekend for portions of the central and southern High Plains. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Petersburg, Grant County Airport (KW99)

Lat: 38.98°NLon: 79.13°WElev: 961ft.

Fair

21°F

-6°C

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.51 in
Dewpoint 18°F (-8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 1 Mar 6:35 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Petersburg WV

  • Today

    Today: Increasing clouds, with a high near 53. Light and variable wind becoming south 8 to 13 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    High: 53 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain, mainly after 11pm.  Low around 39. South wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely
    then Rain

    Low: 39 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Rain likely, mainly before 10am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57. Light and variable wind.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely

    High: 57 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. Light and variable wind.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 42 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 66. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 66 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 43.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 43 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 71 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 45.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 45 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of rain after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 69. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    Rain

    High: 69 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Increasing clouds, with a high near 53. Light and variable wind becoming south 8 to 13 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph.
Tonight
Rain, mainly after 11pm. Low around 39. South wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday
Rain likely, mainly before 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57. Light and variable wind. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. Light and variable wind.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 66. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 43.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 45.
Tuesday
A chance of rain after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 69. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday
A chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 59. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
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Point Forecast:
Petersburg WV
 39°N 79.13°W (Elev. 997 ft)
6:30 am EST Mar 1, 2024
6am EST Mar 1, 2024-6pm EST Mar 7, 2024
 
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