Central U.S. Severe Storms and Heavy Rain; Western Fire Weather Threats

A strong system will produce a swath of impacts. Severe storms with large hail, damaging winds, and a couple of tornadoes will be possible in the south and central Plains. Heavy rain could cause flash flooding in the Mid Mississippi Valley. Mountain snow will develop in the Rockies. Critical fire weather threats are expected across northern California and the Southwest. Read More >

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 38.89°NLon: 79.85°WElev: 1985ft.

Fair

38°F

3°C

Humidity 86%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.94 in (1015.3 mb)
Dewpoint 34°F (1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 7 May 9:51 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles SW Harman WV

Freeze Warning May 8, 04:00am until May 8, 01:00pm
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Freeze Warning
  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow likely, mainly between 1am and 3am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 31. West wind 7 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Snow Likely

    Low: 31 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of snow, possibly mixing with rain after 2pm, then gradually ending.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39. West wind 15 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Snow
    then Slight
    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 39 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 3am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 31. Northwest wind 10 to 16 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 31 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59. Southeast wind 10 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 59 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers and thunderstorms before 2am, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly after 2am.  Low around 45. Breezy, with a southwest wind 21 to 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers and
    Breezy

    Low: 45 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers likely, mainly before 7am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 49. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Breezy then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 49 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 32 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 46.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 46 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 29.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 29 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Snow likely, mainly between 1am and 3am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 31. West wind 7 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Saturday
A chance of snow, possibly mixing with rain after 2pm, then gradually ending. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39. West wind 15 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 3am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 31. Northwest wind 10 to 16 mph.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59. Southeast wind 10 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Sunday Night
Showers and thunderstorms before 2am, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly after 2am. Low around 45. Breezy, with a southwest wind 21 to 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday
Showers likely, mainly before 7am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 49. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 46.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 29.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 53.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Thursday
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 48. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 50.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles SW Harman WV
 38.87°N 79.58°W (Elev. 3615 ft)
10:23 pm EDT May 7, 2021
10pm EDT May 7, 2021-6pm EDT May 14, 2021
 
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