The Register-Herald, Beckley, West Virginia

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July 15, 2014

Mini-polar vortex hitting West Virginia

The mini-polar vortex that has sent temperatures dropping across the eastern United States has rolled into West Virginia, and chilly nights are in store for the next few days.

Tonight's low will drop to 55 degrees, with a chance of more showers and maybe a thunderstorm before 8 p.m.

Wednesday's high will be near 70, and the low will be around 51.

On Thursday, things will be a little warmer with a high of 77 and an overnight low of 56.

Normal highs and lows for the middle of July are 80 and 62.

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