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– Lat/Long: 39.23° N 79.48° W

Backbone Mountain
Weather Forecast, United States

Issued: 1am Wed 28 Oct Local Time
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Backbone Mountain Weather (Days 0-3):

Heavy rain (total 59mm), heaviest during Thu morning. Very mild (max 17°C on Wed afternoon, min 2°C on Fri night). Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the W on Wed morning, calm by Fri night).

(Days 3-6):

Drizzle at first, then turning colder with dusting of snow on Sun night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 11°C on Sat afternoon, min -4°C on Mon morning). Winds increasing (calm on Sat morning, near gales from the WNW by Sun night).

AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
rain showers
heavy rain
moderate rain
light rain
cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
rain showers
snow showers
light snow
partially cloudy
clear
Wind km/h
30 W30
30 W30
10 SW10
15 ESE15
5 SSW5
10 NW10
20 NW20
25 NW25
5 WNW5
5 SSE5
10 SSE10
10 SW10
50 WSW50
60 W60
55 WNW55
45 WNW45
40 WNW40
45 W45
some clouds some clouds rain shwrs heavy rain mod. rain light rain cloudy cloudy some clouds clear clear some clouds some clouds rain shwrs snow shwrs light snow some clouds clear
Rain
Rain mm
- - 12 37 8 2 - - - - - - - 1 - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - 1 2 - -
High °C
15 17 17 16 14 13 7 5 4 7 11 9 11 11 4 -3 0 0
Low °C
15 17 16 15 14 8 4 5 2 3 10 7 11 8 -3 -4 -1 -1
Chill °C
13 16 17 15 13 12 4 1 0 6 10 6 7 7 -3 -12 -8 -8
Freezing level m
3750 4100 3750 4100 3850 2600 1200 1100 950 3250 3300 3150 2550 1550 0 0 550 400
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
121314141210410577870-7-4-3151717161413754711911114-300
Sunrise
7:41 - - 7:43 - - 7:43 - - 7:45 - - 7:46 - - 7:47 - -
Sunset
- 6:20 - - 6:19 - - 6:17 - - 6:16 - - 6:15 - - 6:15 -

Backbone Mountain Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Backbone Mountain is: Heavy rain (total 59mm), heaviest during Thu morningVery mild (max 17°C on Wed afternoon, min 2°C on Fri night)Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the W on Wed morning, calm by Fri night).

Backbone Mountain Weather (Days 3-6):

Drizzle at first, then turning colder with dusting of snow on Sun nightFreeze-thaw conditions (max 11°C on Sat afternoon, min -4°C on Mon morning)Winds increasing (calm on Sat morning, near gales from the WNW by Sun night).

This table gives the weather forecast for Backbone Mountain at the specific elevation of 514 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Backbone Mountain. To see the weather forecasts for the other elevations, use the tab navigation above the table. For a wider overview of the weather, consult the Weather Map of West-Virginia.

Live conditions reported by 5 closest weather stations

Weather StationTemp.WeatherWind
Cloud
Visibility
Cloud / Visibility
Petersburg
39 km SE
293m alt.
1 hour ago
15.0° C
cloudy
Dry and cloudy.
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
16 km
Low: overcast
Garrett CO
41 km NNE
894m alt.
1 hour ago
10° C
cloudy
Dry and cloudy.
11
Light winds from the SSW
(11 kph at 200).
6 km
Low: broken
Mid: overcast
Elkins Airport
50 km SSW
603m alt.
2 hours ago
12.2° C
clear
Clear
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
16 km
Morgantown Airport
59 km WNW
378m alt.
2 hours ago
11.1° C
cloudy
Mist dry and cloudy.
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
8 km
Mid: overcast
Clarksburg Airport
64 km WSW
360m alt.
2 hours ago
11.7° C
cloudy
Dry and cloudy.
6
Light winds from the SSW
(6 kph at 210).
16 km
Low: overcast

* NOTE: not all weather observatories update at the same frequency which is the reason why some locations may show data from stations that are further away than known closer ones.