Severe Weather in the High Plains; Heavy Rain/Flood Concerns in Parts of the East

Isolated strong to severe storms are possible with the possibility of severe gusts and hail from Montana southward through the central High Plains and into portions of the Texas Panhandle. A stationary front may bring the threat of thunderstorms with localized damaging gusts, more heavy rain and flash flooding to the Carolinas and the Mid-Atlantic. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Beckley, Raleigh County Memorial Airport (KBKW)

Lat: 37.8°NLon: 81.12°WElev: 2503ft.

Overcast

67°F

19°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed SE 8 mph
Barometer 30.12 in (1016.6 mb)
Dewpoint 65°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 6 Aug 6:51 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Beckley WV

  • Today

    Today: A chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 11am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. Southeast wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 80 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely before midnight, then a slight chance of showers between midnight and 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Southeast wind 6 to 8 mph.  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
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 62 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 80. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 80 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers likely, mainly before 10pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 60 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Light north wind.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 83 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 60.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 60 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 86 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 63.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 63 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers after 1pm.  Sunny, with a high near 88. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Sunny then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 88 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. Southeast wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely before midnight, then a slight chance of showers between midnight and 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Southeast wind 6 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 80. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday Night
Showers likely, mainly before 10pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Light north wind.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 60.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 63.
Monday
A chance of showers after 1pm. Sunny, with a high near 88. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers before 2am. Mostly clear, with a low around 65. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Partly cloudy, with a low around 66. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
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Point Forecast:
Beckley WV
 37.77°N 81.18°W (Elev. 2392 ft)
5:39 am EDT Aug 6, 2020
7am EDT Aug 6, 2020-6pm EDT Aug 12, 2020
 
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