Powerful Pacific Storm to Bring Widespread Hazardous Weather to West Coast; Two Storm Systems to Impact Central and Eastern U.S.

A powerful Pacific storm will hammer the West Coast into Friday with strong winds, heavy rain and heavy mountain snow. Heavy rain will bring a threat of flash flooding along recent burn scars while blizzard conditions are expected in the Sierras. Meanwhile, two winter storms will bring areas of heavy snow and freezing rain followed by bitter cold into this weekend from the Plains to the Northeast. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 38.89°NLon: 79.85°WElev: 1985ft.

Overcast

30°F

-1°C

Humidity 79%
Wind Speed SW 10 G 18 mph
Barometer 30.16 in (1024.0 mb)
Dewpoint 24°F (-4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill21°F (-6°C)
Last update 16 Jan 1:51 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles N Snowshoe WV

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A chance of snow and freezing drizzle, mainly before 3pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 22. Breezy, with a west wind 18 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Chance Wintry
    Mix and
    Breezy

    High: 22 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of freezing drizzle, mixing with snow after 7pm, then gradually ending.  Cloudy, with a low around 19. West wind 13 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Wintry Mix
    then Cloudy

    Low: 19 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Snow, mainly after 3pm.  High near 29. South wind 8 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Snow

    High: 29 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Snow before 1am, then snow and sleet between 1am and 2am, then snow after 2am.  Low around 27. South wind 11 to 14 mph becoming west after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow and sleet accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Snow then
    Snow/Sleet

    Low: 27 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Snow likely, mainly before 10am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 33. West wind 10 to 16 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Snow Likely
    then Chance
    Snow

    High: 33 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A slight chance of snow before 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 25 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of sleet before 1pm, then rain and sleet likely between 1pm and 2pm, then rain after 2pm.  High near 38. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Chance Sleet
    then
    Rain/Sleet

    High: 38 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Rain.  Low around 27. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Rain and
    Breezy

    Low: 27 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow, mainly before 2pm.  High near 33. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Snow and
    Breezy

    High: 33 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A chance of snow and freezing drizzle, mainly before 3pm. Cloudy, with a high near 22. Breezy, with a west wind 18 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
A slight chance of freezing drizzle, mixing with snow after 7pm, then gradually ending. Cloudy, with a low around 19. West wind 13 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday
Snow, mainly after 3pm. High near 29. South wind 8 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Thursday Night
Snow before 1am, then snow and sleet between 1am and 2am, then snow after 2am. Low around 27. South wind 11 to 14 mph becoming west after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow and sleet accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Friday
Snow likely, mainly before 10am. Partly sunny, with a high near 33. West wind 10 to 16 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Friday Night
A slight chance of snow before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday
A chance of sleet before 1pm, then rain and sleet likely between 1pm and 2pm, then rain after 2pm. High near 38. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Saturday Night
Rain. Low around 27. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Sunday
Snow, mainly before 2pm. High near 33. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -5. Blustery.
M.L.King Day
Mostly sunny, with a high near 12. Blustery.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 7.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 31.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles N Snowshoe WV
 38.44°N 80.01°W (Elev. 4403 ft)
9:20 am EST Jan 16, 2019
1pm EST Jan 16, 2019-6pm EST Jan 22, 2019
 
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