Fire Weather Threats for the Inter-Mountain West; Storm Potential Plains and Mid-Atlantic

Frontal systems moving into the northwestern states will bring gusty winds and critical fire weather threats through the weekend for portions of the Great Basin and North/Central Rockies. As these frontal systems reach the Plains, they will interact with deep moisture to produce strong to severe storms with damaging winds and heavy rain. A front in the Mid-Atlantic could also produce storms today. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Elkins, Elkins-Randolph County-Jennings Randolph Field (KEKN)

Lat: 38.89°NLon: 79.85°WElev: 1985ft.

Rain Fog/Mist

17°C

63°F

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed N 11 km/h
Barometer 1018.7 mb (30.10 in)
Dewpoint 16°C (60°F)
Visibility 2.82 km
Last update 23 Aug 10:51 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NW Blue Grass VA

  • Today

    Today: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 3pm, then showers likely.  High near 20. North wind 5 to 8 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.

    Showers

    High: 20 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12. Northeast wind 8 to 10 km/h.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 12 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 19. East wind 8 to 10 km/h.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 19 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 11. East wind around 10 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 11 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 19. East wind 8 to 13 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 19 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 12.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 12 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 20. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 20 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 14 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 23. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 23 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 3pm, then showers likely. High near 20. North wind 5 to 8 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12. Northeast wind 8 to 10 km/h.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 19. East wind 8 to 10 km/h.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 11. East wind around 10 km/h.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 19. East wind 8 to 13 km/h.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 12.
Monday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 20. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 23. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 23. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 14.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 24.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NW Blue Grass VA
 38.56°N 79.62°W (Elev. 998 m)
10:30 am EDT Aug 23, 2019
11am EDT Aug 23, 2019-6pm EDT Aug 29, 2019
 
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