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

4 Miles NNE Bowden WV

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

    Tonight: Rain likely, possibly mixed with snow, mainly after 1am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 34. West wind around 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then
    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    Low: 34 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of rain and snow before 1pm, then a slight chance of rain between 1pm and 3pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 43. West wind 14 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 43 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. Northwest wind 6 to 11 mph becoming light west  after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 34 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 5pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61. Light southeast wind becoming south 8 to 13 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 28 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 61 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers and thunderstorms before 2am, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly after 2am.  Low around 47. West wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 47 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers likely, mainly before 7am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 51 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 34 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 50.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 50 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 32.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 32 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Rain likely, possibly mixed with snow, mainly after 1am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 34. West wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Saturday
A chance of rain and snow before 1pm, then a slight chance of rain between 1pm and 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 43. West wind 14 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. Northwest wind 6 to 11 mph becoming light west after midnight.
Sunday
Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 5pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61. Light southeast wind becoming south 8 to 13 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
Showers and thunderstorms before 2am, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly after 2am. Low around 47. West wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 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 51. 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 34.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 50.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 32.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 57.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Thursday
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 53. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 54.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles NNE Bowden WV
 39°N 79.59°W (Elev. 3268 ft)
10:23 pm EDT May 7, 2021
10pm EDT May 7, 2021-6pm EDT May 14, 2021
 
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