Heavy Rain and Snowmelt Threatens Flooding in Southeast and Mid-Atlantic; Strong Cold Front Presses Across the Northwest

A southern storm system will bring heavy to excessive rain from the Southeast to the Mid-Atlantic through Saturday with a secondary heavy rain threat area from the Lower Mississippi Valley into the Ohio Valley. Out West, a strong cold front will continue rain, mountain snow and gusty winds into Saturday morning. Another front will bring more unsettled weather to the region by Sunday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 38.89°NLon: 79.85°WElev: 1985ft.

Light Rain Fog/Mist

47°F

8°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed W 3 mph
Barometer 30.00 in (1016.9 mb)
Dewpoint 45°F (7°C)
Visibility 3.00 mi
Last update 15 Dec 8:51 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Elkins WV

  • Today

    Today: Rain and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly before 3pm, then a chance of rain and thunderstorms after 3pm.  Areas of fog before 4pm, then areas of fog after 5pm. High near 53. Southeast wind 7 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Rain and
    Areas Fog

    High: 53 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain, mainly after 7pm.  Areas of fog before 7pm. Low around 39. East wind 5 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Rain and
    Areas Fog

    Low: 39 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Rain likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 45. Light and variable wind becoming northwest around 6 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely

    High: 45 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers before 1am, then a chance of showers or drizzle after 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 33. West wind 6 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 33 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A slight chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 40. West wind 8 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 40 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A slight chance of rain showers, snow showers, and freezing rain before 10pm, then a slight chance of snow showers between 10pm and 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Wintry Mix
    then Slight
    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 25 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 39.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 39 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 23.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 23 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 49.

    Sunny

    High: 49 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Rain and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly before 3pm, then a chance of rain and thunderstorms after 3pm. Areas of fog before 4pm, then areas of fog after 5pm. High near 53. Southeast wind 7 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tonight
Rain, mainly after 7pm. Areas of fog before 7pm. Low around 39. East wind 5 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Sunday
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a high near 45. Light and variable wind becoming northwest around 6 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers before 1am, then a chance of showers or drizzle after 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 33. West wind 6 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Monday
A slight chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 40. West wind 8 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday Night
A slight chance of rain showers, snow showers, and freezing rain before 10pm, then a slight chance of snow showers between 10pm and 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 39.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 23.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 49.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 31.
Thursday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 50. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday Night
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a low around 34. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday
Rain and snow likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 42. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
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Point Forecast:
Elkins WV
 38.94°N 79.86°W (Elev. 1988 ft)
4:56 am EST Dec 15, 2018
9am EST Dec 15, 2018-6pm EST Dec 21, 2018
 
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