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WEDNESDAYS SUN WILL GIVE WAY TO A WARMER BUT WETTER THURSDAY

 

Synopsis Updated: Wed Jan 28 2015 19:18:08 GMT

HERE IS THE LATEST WEATHER SYNOPSIS... HIGH PRESSURE PASSED THROUGH...BRINGING A GOOD DOSE OF SUNSHINE ON WEDNESDAY. CLOUDS WILL BEGIN INCREASING TONIGHT AS A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM APPROACHES FROM THE WEST. PRECIPITATION WILL BE ON THE INCREASE THURSDAY AS A WARM FRONT MOVES THROUGH. INITIALLY THERE COULD BE A VERY BRIEF PERIOD WITH A WINTRY MIX...BUT MAINLY RAIN IS EXPECTED THURSDAY ACROSS THE LOWLANDS. HIGHER ELEVATIONS WILL SEE MAINLY SLEET AND SNOW...WITH SOME LIGHT ACCUMULATIONS THROUGH EVENING. RAIN WILL SWITCH TO SNOW SHOWERS THURSDAY NIGHT AND EARLY FRIDAY...WITH FALLING TEMPERATURES...AND BLUSTERY CONDITIONS DEVELOPING ON FRIDAY. SEVERAL INCHES OF UPSLOPE SNOW CAN BE EXPECTED OVER THE NORTHEAST MOUNTAINS BY FRIDAY MORNING. FRIDAY NIGHT WILL BE ESPECIALLY COLD...AS THE SKY CLEARS...AND COLD AIR REMAINS IN PLACE. A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL BRING A WINTRY MIX SUNDAY...FOLLOWED BY SNOW SHOWERS SUNDAY NIGHT INTO MONDAY....WITH SOME SNOW ACCUMULATIONS LIKELY. COLD HIGH PRESSURE TAKES OVER TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY.

 

Hazardous Weather Outlook



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FLUS41 KRLX 280950
HWORLX

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON WV
450 AM EST WED JAN 28 2015

WVZ037-038-046-047-291000-
NICHOLAS-WEBSTER-POCAHONTAS-RANDOLPH-
450 AM EST WED JAN 28 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR CENTRAL WEST VIRGINIA AND
NORTHERN WEST VIRGINIA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY.

A CLIPPER SYSTEM WILL BRING SNOW ON THURSDAY...FOLLOWED BY SNOW
SHOWERS THURSDAY NIGHT INTO FRIDAY. SEVERAL INCHES OF SNOW IS
POSSIBLE AND A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY MAY EVENTUALLY BE NEEDED.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

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KYZ101>103-105-OHZ066-067-075-076-083>087-VAZ003-004-WVZ005>011-
013>020-024>036-039-040-291000-
GREENUP-CARTER-BOYD-LAWRENCE KY-PERRY-MORGAN-ATHENS-WASHINGTON-
JACKSON OH-VINTON-MEIGS-GALLIA-LAWRENCE OH-DICKENSON-BUCHANAN-WAYNE-
CABELL-MASON-JACKSON WV-WOOD-PLEASANTS-TYLER-LINCOLN-PUTNAM-KANAWHA-
ROANE-WIRT-CALHOUN-RITCHIE-DODDRIDGE-MINGO-LOGAN-BOONE-CLAY-BRAXTON-
GILMER-LEWIS-HARRISON-TAYLOR-MCDOWELL-WYOMING-RALEIGH-FAYETTE-UPSHUR-
BARBOUR-
450 AM EST WED JAN 28 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR NORTHEAST
KENTUCKY...SOUTHEAST OHIO...SOUTHWEST VIRGINIA AND MUCH OF WEST
VIRGINIA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY.

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

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