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Procious, West Virginia
Unincorporated community
Country United States
State West Virginia
County Clay
Elevation 650 ft (200 m)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 25164
Area code(s) 304 & 681
GNIS feature ID 1555416

Procious is an unincorporated community in Clay County, West Virginia, United States. Procious is located on the Elk River and West Virginia Route 4, 7 miles (11 km) west-northwest of Clay. Procious has a post office with ZIP code 25164.

Adam Procious, an early postmaster, gave the community his name.

The community was left in ruins by the 2016 West Virginia flood.

Climate

The climate in this area is characterized by hot, humid summers and generally mild to cool winters. According to the Köppen Climate Classification system, Procious has a humid subtropical climate, abbreviated "Cfa" on climate maps.


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