Slow System Impacts Southern California and Southwest; Severe Weather Threats Over The East

A slow moving storm system will deliver heavy mountain snow and rainfall to southern California and the Desert Southwest through late week. The locally heavy rainfall may pose a flash flood risk, especially to burn scar locations. Severe thunderstorms capable of damaging winds, large hail, and isolated tornadoes will be possible from the Great Lakes and Ohio Valley into the Mid-Atlantic today. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Beckley, Raleigh County Memorial Airport (KBKW)

Lat: 37.8°NLon: 81.12°WElev: 2503ft.

Fair

71°F

22°C

Humidity 42%
Wind Speed W 13 G 17 mph
Barometer 29.84 in (1008.4 mb)
Dewpoint 47°F (8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 7 Apr 6:51 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Beckley WV

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 5am. Some of the storms could be severe.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 58. West wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Isolated
    T-storms then
    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 58 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2pm. Some of the storms could be severe.  High near 68. West wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 68 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 5am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 52. Light and variable wind becoming southwest around 6 mph after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Showers
    Likely

    Low: 52 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers and thunderstorms likely before noon, then a slight chance of showers between noon and 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 54. Breezy, with a west wind 9 to 14 mph increasing to 17 to 22 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 37 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Slight Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 54 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. Breezy, with a west wind 14 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    and Breezy
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 31 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 42.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 42 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 30.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 30 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 55.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 55 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers after 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 39 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 5am. Some of the storms could be severe. Increasing clouds, with a low around 58. West wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2pm. Some of the storms could be severe. High near 68. West wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 5am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 52. Light and variable wind becoming southwest around 6 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms likely before noon, then a slight chance of showers between noon and 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 54. Breezy, with a west wind 9 to 14 mph increasing to 17 to 22 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 37 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. Breezy, with a west wind 14 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 42.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 30.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 55.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
Showers likely, mainly after 2pm. Cloudy, with a high near 60. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 55. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Beckley WV
 37.77°N 81.18°W (Elev. 2392 ft)
4:42 pm EDT Apr 7, 2020
7pm EDT Apr 7, 2020-6pm EDT Apr 14, 2020
 
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