Jim Barach's Forecast Discussion
A warm front brought sunshine and seasonable temperatures to the region on Friday. The trailing cold front will make for cloudy skies along with rain and snow showers on Saturday. A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY has been posted from 2AM until 2PM for much of the viewing area including Kanawha County and Charleston. Sunday will be partly cloudy with more rain and snow showers returning for Monday and Tuesday.
Tonight, skies will be cloudy with rain showers moving in late. The overnight low temperature will drop to 35 degrees. Rain will change over to snow early Saturday. Most areas will receive 1-2" of snow, mostly sticking to just grassy surfaces. The high temperature will be 39 degrees. Sunday will see high pressure briefly return to the region for partly cloudy skies along with dry conditions. The high temperature will warm to 49 degrees with the additional sunshine.
Monday will be cloudy with rain and snow showers along with a cooler high temperature of 45 degrees. Tuesday will be cloudy with rain and snow showers. The high will drop to 42 degrees. Wednesday will be partly cloudy and dry as high pressure returns to the region. The high temperature will make it back up to 58 degrees. A warm front will move through the region on Thursday for mostly cloudy skies along with rain showers. The warm air behind the front will push the mercury to 72 degrees. Friday will be mostly cloudy and dry with the high temperature making it up to 79 degrees.
The next weekend will start off with mostly cloudy skies along with rain showers ahead of the trailing cold front. The high temperature will drop to a still warm 75 degrees. Sunday will be mostly cloudy with showers and storms. The high temperature will be 70 degrees. Monday will be partly cloudy and dry along with a high temperature of 76 degrees.
Tonight: Cloudy with rain showers late. Low 35 degrees.
Saturday: Cloudy with rain and snow showers. High 39 degrees.
Sunday: Partly cloudy and dry. High 49 degrees.
Monday: Cloudy with rain and snow showers. High 45 degrees.
Tuesday: Cloudy with rain and snow showers. High 42 degrees.
Wednesday: Partly cloudy and dry. High 58 degrees.
Thursday: Mostly cloudy with rain showers. High 72 degrees.
Friday: Mostly cloudy and dry. High 79 degrees.
Saturday: Mostly cloudy with rain showers. High 75 degrees.
Sunday: Mostly cloudy with showers and storms. High 70 degrees.
Monday: Partly cloudy and dry. High 76 degrees.
Chief Meteorologist Jim Barach