Midwest Heavy Rain and Severe Storms; Poor Air Quality and Elevated Fire Threats In the Northwest; Hurricane Lane Rolls Through Central Pacific

An area of low pressure is expected to lift up through the Midwest and intensify, while producing possible excessive rainfall and severe storms across the Mississippi Valley into the Ohio/Tennessee Valleys. Smoke from wildfires will continue to create poor air quality across parts of Western region. Hurricane Lane continues to move west through the Central Pacific, well east-southeast of Hawaii. Read More >

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 38.89°NLon: 79.85°WElev: 1985ft.

Fog

63°F

17°C

Humidity 97%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.09 in (1018.3 mb)
Dewpoint 62°F (17°C)
Visibility 0.25 mi
Last update 20 Aug 6:51 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles SSE Canaan Hgts WV

  • Today

    Today: A chance of showers, mainly after 1pm.  Patchy fog before 10am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 66. Southeast wind 7 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Patchy Fog
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 66 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. South wind around 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 64 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 11am.  High near 70. South wind 9 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers

    High: 70 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before midnight, then showers likely.  Low around 62. West wind 13 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers

    Low: 62 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 63. West wind 14 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 63 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A slight chance of showers before 10pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 50. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 50 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 59.

    Sunny

    High: 59 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 55.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 55 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 64.

    Sunny

    High: 64 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A chance of showers, mainly after 1pm. Patchy fog before 10am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 66. Southeast wind 7 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tonight
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. South wind around 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Showers likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 11am. High near 70. South wind 9 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before midnight, then showers likely. Low around 62. West wind 13 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 63. West wind 14 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of showers before 10pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 50. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 59.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 55.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 64.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 58.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 67.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles SSE Canaan Hgts WV
 39.03°N 79.38°W (Elev. 3862 ft)
4:25 am EDT Aug 20, 2018
6am EDT Aug 20, 2018-6pm EDT Aug 26, 2018
 
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