Major Winter Storm System Will Bring A Variety Of Impacts To The Central, Southern, And Eastern U.S. Through The Weekend

An impactful winter storm will track from the Plains to New England through Sunday, with bitter cold behind it. Heavy snow is likely from the Corn Belt to interior Northeast, with significant ice accumulations in the Ohio Valley and New England. Farther south, heavy rain could lead to flooding in the Tennessee Valley on Saturday, with isolated severe thunderstorms in the lower Mississippi Valley. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Parkersburg, Mid-Ohio Valley Regional Airport (KPKB)

Lat: 39.35°NLon: 81.44°WElev: 860ft.

Overcast with Haze

37°F

3°C

Humidity 82%
Wind Speed W 7 mph
Barometer 30.17 in (1022.1 mb)
Dewpoint 32°F (0°C)
Visibility 4.00 mi
Wind Chill32°F (0°C)
Last update 18 Jan 10:53 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Parkersburg, Wood County Airport/Gill Robb Wilson WV

  • Today

    Today: Cloudy, with a high near 38. West wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Cloudy

    High: 38 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Cloudy, with a low around 30. Calm wind becoming northeast around 6 mph after midnight.

    Cloudy

    Low: 30 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of freezing rain before 9am, then a chance of rain, snow, and freezing rain between 9am and 10am, then rain after 10am.  High near 40. Northeast wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. Little or no ice accumulation expected.  Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Wintry Mix
    then Rain

    High: 40 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Rain and snow, becoming all snow after 11pm.  Low around 22. North wind 7 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Rain/Snow
    then Snow

    Low: 22 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of snow showers, mainly before 11am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 24. Northwest wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 24 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 5.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 5 °F

  • M.L.King
    Day

    M.L.King Day: Mostly sunny, with a high near 21.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 21 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 13.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 13 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 43.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 43 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Cloudy, with a high near 38. West wind 3 to 6 mph.
Tonight
Cloudy, with a low around 30. Calm wind becoming northeast around 6 mph after midnight.
Saturday
A chance of freezing rain before 9am, then a chance of rain, snow, and freezing rain between 9am and 10am, then rain after 10am. High near 40. Northeast wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. Little or no ice accumulation expected. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Saturday Night
Rain and snow, becoming all snow after 11pm. Low around 22. North wind 7 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Sunday
A chance of snow showers, mainly before 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 24. Northwest wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 5.
M.L.King Day
Mostly sunny, with a high near 21.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 13.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 43.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain showers between 8pm and 3am, then rain and snow showers likely. Cloudy, with a low around 34. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday
Rain and snow showers likely. Cloudy, with a high near 44. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of rain and snow. Cloudy, with a low around 28. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 37. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
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Point Forecast:
Parkersburg, Wood County Airport/Gill Robb Wilson WV
 39.35°N 81.43°W (Elev. 801 ft)
9:45 am EST Jan 18, 2019
11am EST Jan 18, 2019-6pm EST Jan 24, 2019
 
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