Major Winter Storm System Will Bring A Variety Of Impacts To The Central, Southern, And Eastern U.S. Through The Weekend

An impactful winter storm will track from the Plains to New England through Sunday, with bitter cold behind it. Heavy snow is likely from the Corn Belt to interior Northeast, with significant ice accumulations in the Ohio Valley and New England. Farther south, heavy rain could lead to flooding in the Tennessee Valley on Saturday, with isolated severe thunderstorms in the lower Mississippi Valley. Read More >

Current conditions at

Beckley, Raleigh County Memorial Airport (KBKW)

Lat: 37.8°NLon: 81.12°WElev: 2503ft.

Overcast

34°F

1°C

Humidity 97%
Wind Speed NE 5 mph
Barometer 30.11 in (1022.0 mb)
Dewpoint 33°F (1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill29°F (-2°C)
Last update 18 Jan 8:51 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Beckley WV

Winter Weather Advisory January 20, 12:00am until January 20, 03:00pm
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Winter Weather Advisory
  • Tonight

    Tonight: Cloudy, with a low around 33. Light and variable wind becoming southeast 6 to 11 mph after midnight.

    Cloudy

    Low: 33 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Rain, mainly after noon.  High near 45. Southeast wind 14 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain
    then Rain

    High: 45 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Rain.  Low around 25. Southeast wind 6 to 11 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Rain

    Low: 25 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow likely before 10am, then snow showers likely, mainly between 10am and noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 26. Northwest wind around 14 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

    Snow Likely

    High: 26 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A slight chance of snow showers before midnight, then a chance of flurries after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 5. Northwest wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 5 °F

  • M.L.King
    Day

    M.L.King Day: Sunny, with a high near 18.

    Sunny

    High: 18 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 13.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 13 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 39.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 39 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of rain and snow showers before 3am, then a chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 32 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Cloudy, with a low around 33. Light and variable wind becoming southeast 6 to 11 mph after midnight.
Saturday
Rain, mainly after noon. High near 45. Southeast wind 14 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Rain. Low around 25. Southeast wind 6 to 11 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Sunday
Snow likely before 10am, then snow showers likely, mainly between 10am and noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 26. Northwest wind around 14 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of snow showers before midnight, then a chance of flurries after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 5. Northwest wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
M.L.King Day
Sunny, with a high near 18.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 13.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 39.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers before 3am, then a chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday
Snow showers likely before 9am, then rain and snow showers likely between 9am and 10am, then rain showers likely after 10am. Cloudy, with a high near 45. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday Night
Rain and snow showers likely. Cloudy, with a low around 29. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 33. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 34.
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Point Forecast:
Beckley WV
 37.77°N 81.18°W (Elev. 2392 ft)
8:03 pm EST Jan 18, 2019
9pm EST Jan 18, 2019-6pm EST Jan 25, 2019
 
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