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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Beckley, Raleigh County Memorial Airport (KBKW)

Lat: 37.8°NLon: 81.12°WElev: 2503ft.

Fair

78°F

26°C

Humidity 64%
Wind Speed N 7 mph
Barometer 29.90 in (1008.9 mb)
Dewpoint 65°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index80°F (27°C)
Last update 12 Jun 5:51 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Beckley WV

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. North wind around 6 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 79 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm, then a slight chance of showers between 10pm and 11pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. Light and variable wind.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 60 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 5pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Calm wind becoming northwest 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Mostly Sunny
    then T-storms
    Likely

    High: 83 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. West wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 61 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. Calm wind becoming northwest 5 to 7 mph in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 57. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    Low: 57 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 75.

    Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 53.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 53 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 72 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. North wind around 6 mph.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm, then a slight chance of showers between 10pm and 11pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. Light and variable wind. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 5pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Calm wind becoming northwest 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. West wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. Calm wind becoming northwest 5 to 7 mph in the morning.
Monday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 57. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 75.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 53.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 48.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 74.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 50.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 82.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Saturday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.
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Point Forecast:
Beckley WV
 37.77°N 81.18°W (Elev. 2392 ft)
5:26 pm EDT Jun 12, 2021
5pm EDT Jun 12, 2021-6pm EDT Jun 19, 2021
 
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