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HERE IS THE LATEST WEATHER SYNOPSIS... In the wake of the cold front, temperatures will continue their downward trend through the day today. Isolated showers will still be possible, which will turn to light snow showers tonight for the northeast mountains. High pressure for Sunday, keeping the area cool but dry. Warmer temperatures return again by next week with a southerly flow. A series of upper disturbances will lift up across our area from the southwest, bringing on and off rain showers through mid week. A cold front will move across Thursday with rain showers, followed by drier and colder air to end the week.


Hazardous Weather Outlook

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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Charleston WV
248 AM EST Sat Feb 25 2017

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248 AM EST Sat Feb 25 2017

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for northeast Kentucky, southeast
Ohio, southwest Virginia, and portions of central West Virginia,
northeast West Virginia, northern West Virginia, southeast West
Virginia, southern West Virginia and western West Virginia.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight.

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Sunday through Friday.

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.


Spotter activation is not expected at this time.


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