Freezing temperatures expected in many places in West Virginia on Thursday night
CHARLESTON, W. Va. – A final gasp of seasonally below-zero temperatures is expected to occur Wednesday through Thursday for most parts of the Mountain State.
The Charleston National Weather Service (NWS) issued a frost warning from 11 p.m. Wednesday to 9 a.m. Thursday for central West Virginia, from Roane County north to the northern panhandle, and many counties along the Ohio River.
Counties included in the freeze warning include Wood, Pleasant, Tyler, Roane, Wirt, Calhoun, Ritchie, Doddridge, Clay, Braxton, Gilmer, Lewis, Harrison, Taylor, Upshur, Barbour, Northwest Fayette, Northwest Nicholas, Northwest Webster and Northwest Randolph.
The NWS predicted sub-freezing temperatures as low as expected.
Cabell, Mason, Lincoln, Putnam, Kanawha, Boone, Wyoming and Northwest Raleigh counties. are under an NWS freeze advisory from 3 a.m. to 9 a.m. Thursday.
The NWS expects temperatures as low as 34 degrees in these regions.
Today will be dry and cool with highs in the 50s to 60s in the lowlands and 30s to 50s in the mountains. Late tonight through early Thursday morning, widespread freezing conditions are expected due to rather cold overnight temperatures.#wvwx #ohwx #kywx #vawx pic.twitter.com/6cguigMyqp
— NWS Charleston, West Virginia (@NWSCharlestonWV) April 27, 2022