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Severe Thunderstorms With Heavy Rain Possible In The Upper Midwest; Excessive Heat For Central U.S.

Several rounds of strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible from the northern Plains and upper Midwest to the Great Lakes through Friday. Damaging winds, large hail, and flooding will be the primary threats with these storms. Excessive heat will grip the central Plains with heat indices approaching 105 to 110 degrees. Very hot and humid conditions are likely to expand into the Mid Atlantic. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chester Catawba Regional Airport (KDCM)

Lat: 34.79°NLon: 81.2°WElev: 656ft.

Fair

79°F

26°C

Humidity 79%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.07 in
Dewpoint 72°F (22°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Heat Index82°F (28°C)
Last update 21 Jul 8:55 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Chester SCSimilar City Names

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 96. Heat index values as high as 101. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 96 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. South southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 73 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 96. Heat index values as high as 102. South southwest wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 96 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. Southwest wind around 7 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 74 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 95. Southwest wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 95 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 74 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 92.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 92 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 72 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 91.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 96. Heat index values as high as 101. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. South southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 96. Heat index values as high as 102. South southwest wind 5 to 7 mph.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. Southwest wind around 7 mph.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 95. Southwest wind 6 to 8 mph.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 92.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 91.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 87.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 88.
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Point Forecast:
Chester SCSimilar City Names
 34.69°N 81.21°W (Elev. 522 ft)
8:01 am EDT Jul 21, 2017
9am EDT Jul 21, 2017-6pm EDT Jul 27, 2017
 
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