Significant Winter Storm in the West; Critical Fire Weather in the Plains; Severe Storms Across the Midwest

A strong system has triggered a significant winter storm across the west. Heavy snow, rain and gusty winds will be possible through Tuesday. In the southwest, dry conditions and gusty winds have led to critical fire weather concerns today. By tomorrow, a strong cold front will increase the potential for severe weather across the Midwest. Damaging winds, large hail and tornadoes will be possible. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Buckhannon, Upshur County Regional Airport (KW22)

Lat: 39°NLon: 80.27°WElev: 1634ft.

Fair

63°F

17°C

Humidity 37%
Wind Speed S 7 mph
Barometer 29.96 in
Dewpoint 36°F (2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 26 Feb 12:35 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Buckhannon/Upshur Co. Reg. Airport WV

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a high near 66. Southwest wind around 9 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 66 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 48. South wind around 6 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 48 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and thunderstorms before 4pm, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly after 4pm.  High near 66. Southwest wind 7 to 14 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    High: 66 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 55. South wind 13 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 55 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  High near 63. Breezy, with a southwest wind 17 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 63 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Rain showers likely before 9pm, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 9pm and 10pm, then a chance of snow showers after 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely then
    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 23 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 41.

    Sunny

    High: 41 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 27.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 27 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 53.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 53 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a high near 66. Southwest wind around 9 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 48. South wind around 6 mph.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms before 4pm, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly after 4pm. High near 66. Southwest wind 7 to 14 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 55. South wind 13 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. High near 63. Breezy, with a southwest wind 17 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Rain showers likely before 9pm, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 9pm and 10pm, then a chance of snow showers after 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 41.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 27.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 53.
Friday Night
A 50 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 60.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 43.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 69.
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Point Forecast:
Buckhannon/Upshur Co. Reg. Airport WV
 38.99°N 80.28°W (Elev. 1552 ft)
12:50 pm EST Feb 26, 2024
1pm EST Feb 26, 2024-6pm EST Mar 3, 2024
 
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