Heat Building and Strong to Severe Storms

A building ridge of high pressure will produce possible record heat and extremely humid conditions over the next several days. The summer heat wave is already present in the south Plains, will expand across the Mid-Atlantic/Northeast and then shift into the Desert Southwest. Meanwhile, a cold front may trigger strong to severe storms w/ heavy rain from the Great Lakes to the south-central Plains Read More >

Current conditions at

Parkersburg, Mid-Ohio Valley Regional Airport (KPKB)

Lat: 39.35°NLon: 81.44°WElev: 860ft.

Fair

78°F

26°C

Humidity 82%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.01 in (1015.4 mb)
Dewpoint 72°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index80°F (27°C)
Last update 17 Aug 9:53 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles NNW Petroleum WV

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. Light south wind.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 70 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 90. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 90 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 69 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Southwest wind 3 to 7 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 90 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 7pm, then isolated showers and thunderstorms after 9pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms

    Low: 69 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Isolated showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms

    High: 89 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    Low: 69 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms after 11am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 86. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 86 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    Low: 68 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. Light south wind.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 90. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Southwest wind 3 to 7 mph.
Monday Night
Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 7pm, then isolated showers and thunderstorms after 9pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms after 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 86. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 80. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 80.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 60.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 84.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles NNW Petroleum WV
 39.25°N 81.27°W (Elev. 1198 ft)
10:31 pm EDT Aug 17, 2019
10pm EDT Aug 17, 2019-6pm EDT Aug 24, 2019
 
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