Wet Pattern Continues From the Northwest To Rockies; Major Storm System To Develop On Thursday Across Southern Plains

A vigorous system will slide from the Northwest to the Rockies on Wednesday to keep intact the wet pattern across the extended region. Heavy to excessive rain, intense mountain snow and high winds are possible before the next system arrives on Friday. The same system will evolve into a major storm on Thursday across the southern Plains for a widespread rain event for the South and East. Read More >

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 38.89°NLon: 79.85°WElev: 1985ft.

Fair

33°F

1°C

Humidity 54%
Wind Speed SW 9 G 20 mph
Barometer 30.11 in (1021.6 mb)
Dewpoint 18°F (-8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill25°F (-4°C)
Last update 12 Dec 1:51 am EST
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles SSE Canaan Hgts WV

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. West wind 15 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 19 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 35. Southwest wind 7 to 10 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 35 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of snow showers, mainly after 10pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 28. Southwest wind 9 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 28 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of snow showers, mainly before 8am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36. Southwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming south in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 36 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A slight chance of snow showers after 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. South wind 7 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 30 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of snow showers before 10am, then rain and snow showers likely between 10am and noon, then rain showers likely after noon.  Cloudy, with a high near 42. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 42 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Rain and snow showers likely, becoming all rain after 11pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 36. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 36 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers likely, mainly before 2pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 44. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 44 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of rain showers before 10pm, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 10pm and midnight, then a chance of snow showers after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Snow Showers

    Low: 32 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. West wind 15 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 35. Southwest wind 7 to 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
A chance of snow showers, mainly after 10pm. Cloudy, with a low around 28. Southwest wind 9 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Thursday
A chance of snow showers, mainly before 8am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36. Southwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of snow showers after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. South wind 7 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday
A chance of snow showers before 10am, then rain and snow showers likely between 10am and noon, then rain showers likely after noon. Cloudy, with a high near 42. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday Night
Rain and snow showers likely, becoming all rain after 11pm. Cloudy, with a low around 36. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday
Showers likely, mainly before 2pm. Cloudy, with a high near 44. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday Night
A chance of rain showers before 10pm, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 10pm and midnight, then a chance of snow showers after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday
A chance of snow showers before 9am. Partly sunny, with a high near 39. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 36.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 35.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles SSE Canaan Hgts WV
 39.03°N 79.38°W (Elev. 3862 ft)
12:04 am EST Dec 12, 2018
2am EST Dec 12, 2018-6pm EST Dec 18, 2018
 
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