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Parkersburg, WV

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69°F

Hi: 74° Lo: 58°

Feels like 69°F
Precipitation: 30%
Humidity: 70%

Dewpoint: 59°
Heat Index: 69°
Wind Direction: SW
Wind Speed: 6 mph

Sunrise: 06:26:40 am
Sunset: 08:19:52 pm

Thunderstorms, accompanied by locally heavy rainfall at times. High 74F. Winds W at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 90%.

2 PM


72°

Humidity: 68%
Precip: 30%

3 PM


73°

Humidity: 65%
Precip: 40%

4 PM


74°

Humidity: 61%
Precip: 20%

5 PM


74°

Humidity: 59%
Precip: 90%

6 PM


73°

Humidity: 59%
Precip: 80%

7 PM


72°

Humidity: 59%
Precip: 40%

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...FLASH FLOOD WATCH NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH IS NOW IN EFFECT FOR

* PORTIONS OF NORTHEAST KENTUCKY...SOUTHEAST OHIO AND WEST
VIRGINIA...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING AREAS...IN NORTHEAST
KENTUCKY...BOYD...CARTER...GREENUP AND LAWRENCE KY. IN
SOUTHEAST OHIO...ATHENS...GALLIA...JACKSON OH...LAWRENCE OH...
MORGAN...MEIGS...PERRY...VINTON AND WASHINGTON. IN WEST
VIRGINIA...BARBOUR...BOONE...BRAXTON...CABELL...CALHOUN...
CLAY...DODDRIDGE...FAYETTE...GILMER...HARRISON...JACKSON WV...KANAWHA...LEWIS...LINCOLN...LOGAN...MASON...MCDOWELL...MINGO... NICHOLAS...PLEASANTS...POCAHONTAS...PUTNAM...RALEIGH...
RANDOLPH...RITCHIE...ROANE...TAYLOR...TYLER...UPSHUR...WAYNE...WEBSTER...WIRT...WOOD AND WYOMING.

* UNTIL 11 PM EDT THIS EVENING

* A SYSTEM WILL BRING THUNDERSTORMS TO THE AREA TONIGHT. SOME OF THESE STORMS MAY GENERATE LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL RATES THAT COULD CAUSE FLASH FLOODING.

* RECENT RAINFALL HAS PRIMED THE AREA SO THAT SMALL STREAMS AND CREEKS MAY RISE RAPIDLY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLASH FLOOD WATCH MEANS THAT CONDITIONS MAY DEVELOP THAT LEAD TO FLASH FLOODING. FLASH FLOODING IS A VERY DANGEROUS SITUATION.

YOU SHOULD MONITOR LATER FORECASTS AND BE PREPARED TO TAKE ACTION SHOULD FLASH FLOOD WARNINGS BE ISSUED.

Tonight: Showers. The rain could be heavy at times. Low around 57. Light and variable wind becoming east 6 to 11 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

Sunday: Showers likely before 9am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 9am and 10am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 10am. Cloudy, with a high near 77. Southwest wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

Sunday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before midnight, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between midnight and 4am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4am. Cloudy, with a low around 54. West wind 3 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

Monday: A chance of showers, mainly before 7am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66. West wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

Monday Night: A slight chance of showers after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

Tuesday: A chance of showers after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 69. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49.

Wednesday: A chance of showers after 10am. Partly sunny, with a high near 70. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

Wednesday Night: A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

Thursday: A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 63. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

Thursday Night: A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

Friday: A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 64. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

Friday Night: A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

Saturday: A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 67.

Statistics

Yesterday's High Temp 65
Yesterday's Low Temp 51
Record High 89 in 1899
Record Low 31 in 2010
Air Quality GOOD
Average High 70
Average Low 46
Precip. 0.03" R