Heavy Rainfall and Flash Flood Threats Shift From Southern Plains to Lower Mississippi Valley; Elevated to Critical Fire Concerns Out West

Heavy to excessive rainfall with flash flood concerns will shift from the southern Plains into the Lower Mississippi Valley. Elevated to Critical Fire weather threats will linger through the weekend across the Great Basin and central Rockies. Finally, Major to Record river flooding will continue in portions of the Midwest and across parts of North and South Carolina this weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

Petersburg, Grant County Airport (KW99)

Lat: 38.98°NLon: 79.13°WElev: 961ft.

Fair

78°F

26°C

Humidity 75%
Wind Speed W 7 mph
Barometer 30.04 in
Dewpoint 69°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index80°F (27°C)
Last update 21 Sep 9:35 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles WNW Lost City WV

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Patchy fog before midnight, then patchy fog after 1am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. West wind 9 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Scattered
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 61 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Isolated showers before 8am, then a slight chance of showers after 2pm.  Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 65. North wind 7 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Patchy Fog
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 65 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers before midnight, then rain likely, mainly after 3am.  Cloudy, with a low around 53. Northeast wind 3 to 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Rain Likely

    Low: 53 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Rain likely.  Patchy fog.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 57. Light east wind.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely
    and Patchy
    Fog

    High: 57 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Rain likely, mainly after 2am.  Patchy fog.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 53. East wind 3 to 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Rain Likely
    and Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 53 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Rain likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 59. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Rain Likely

    High: 59 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Rain likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 56. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Rain Likely

    Low: 56 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 70 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 62 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Patchy fog before midnight, then patchy fog after 1am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. West wind 9 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Saturday
Isolated showers before 8am, then a slight chance of showers after 2pm. Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 65. North wind 7 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers before midnight, then rain likely, mainly after 3am. Cloudy, with a low around 53. Northeast wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday
Rain likely. Patchy fog. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 57. Light east wind. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
Rain likely, mainly after 2am. Patchy fog. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 53. East wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a high near 59. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a low around 56. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 65. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles WNW Lost City WV
 38.94°N 78.94°W (Elev. 2595 ft)
8:03 pm EDT Sep 21, 2018
9pm EDT Sep 21, 2018-6pm EDT Sep 28, 2018
 
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