Cold Front to Bring Cooling and Heavy Rain in the East; Building Heat and Monsoon in the West

A slow moving cold front will bring temperatures back to near normal early this week in the East. Strong to severe storms ahead of the front may produce damaging winds and heavy rain that could cause flash flooding. Strengthening high pressure in the West will produce surging monsoon moisture with potential for flash flooding. Heat may become excessive in the Desert Southwest this week. Read More >

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 38.89°NLon: 79.85°WElev: 1985ft.

Heavy Rain Fog/Mist

68°F

20°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed N 6 mph
Barometer 29.90 in (1011.3 mb)
Dewpoint 66°F (19°C)
Visibility 2.00 mi
Last update 22 Jul 8:51 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NW Blue Grass VA

Flash Flood Watch until July 23, 02:00am
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Flash Flood Watch
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    Flash Flood Watch until July 23, 02:00am

    NOW until
    2:00am Tue

    Flash Flood Watch

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Low around 58. Southwest wind 6 to 10 mph becoming north after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 58 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 67. North wind 6 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 67 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 52. North wind 5 to 8 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 52 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers, mainly between 10am and 4pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 68. North wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 68 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 52. North wind 3 to 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 52 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 72.

    Sunny

    High: 72 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 53.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 53 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 75.

    Sunny

    High: 75 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Low around 58. Southwest wind 6 to 10 mph becoming north after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm. Cloudy, with a high near 67. North wind 6 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 52. North wind 5 to 8 mph.
Wednesday
A chance of showers, mainly between 10am and 4pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 68. North wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 52. North wind 3 to 5 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 72.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 53.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 75.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 73.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NW Blue Grass VA
 38.56°N 79.62°W (Elev. 3274 ft)
7:55 pm EDT Jul 22, 2019
9pm EDT Jul 22, 2019-6pm EDT Jul 29, 2019
 
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