An Enduring Heat Wave Begins for Texas and Southern Plains

Starting today, a blazing Heat Wave will consume much of the Southern Plains and Lower MS Valley through early next week, especially for TX. Numerous Excessive Heat Warnings, Watches and Advisories are in effect for the mid-section of TX and OK and these hazards will only become more widespread. Expect record Highs temps and very dangerous Heat Indices, both surging well north of triple digits. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Charleston, Yeager Airport (KCRW)

Lat: 38.38°NLon: 81.59°WElev: 981ft.

Partly Cloudy

81°F

27°C

Humidity 44%
Wind Speed N 6 mph
Barometer 30.04 in (1016.3 mb)
Dewpoint 57°F (14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index81°F (27°C)
Last update 18 Jul 4:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Clay WV

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy fog after 5am.  Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 58. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear
    then Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 58 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Patchy dense fog before 9am.  Otherwise, cloudy through mid morning, then clearing, with a high near 86. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Patchy Dense
    Fog then
    Sunny

    High: 86 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 66. Southeast wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 66 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 85. South wind 6 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 85 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm, then a chance of showers between 11pm and midnight, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Southeast wind 7 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 67 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 11am, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 11am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 82 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 9pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 9pm and 2am, then a chance of showers after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 65 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers before 9am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 9am and 2pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 78 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a chance of showers between midnight and 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 65 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Patchy fog after 5am. Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 58. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Thursday
Patchy dense fog before 9am. Otherwise, cloudy through mid morning, then clearing, with a high near 86. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 66. Southeast wind 3 to 6 mph.
Friday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 85. South wind 6 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm, then a chance of showers between 11pm and midnight, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Southeast wind 7 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 11am, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 9pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 9pm and 2am, then a chance of showers after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday
A chance of showers before 9am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 9am and 2pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a chance of showers between midnight and 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday
A chance of showers between 9am and 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 83. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 85. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 84. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
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Point Forecast:
Clay WV
 38.46°N 81.09°W (Elev. 1138 ft)
2:07 pm EDT Jul 18, 2018
5pm EDT Jul 18, 2018-6pm EDT Jul 25, 2018
 
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