Dangerous heat and humidity from the central U.S. to East Coast this weekend

Hot and very humid conditions will push the heat index to well over 100 degrees across a large portion of the central and eastern U.S. Excessive Heat Warnings and Heat Advisories are in effect for much of the Plains, Miss. Valley, Midwest, Ohio Valley, Mid-Atlantic and southern states. Be very cautious if you must do outdoor activities in these areas during the afternoon and evening this weekend. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chester Catawba Regional Airport (KDCM)

Lat: 34.79°NLon: 81.2°WElev: 656ft.

Fair

72°F

22°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.02 in
Dewpoint 72°F (22°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Last update 24 Jul 4:35 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Chester SCSimilar City Names

  • Today

    Today: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 95. Heat index values as high as 100. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Patchy Fog
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 95 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. Light south wind.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 73 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 95. Heat index values as high as 101. South wind around 6 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 95 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 75 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 96. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 7 mph in the morning.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 96 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 4am, then a slight chance of thunderstorms after 4am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 74 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 95.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 95 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 74 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 95.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 95 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 95. Heat index values as high as 100. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. Light south wind.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 95. Heat index values as high as 101. South wind around 6 mph.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph after midnight.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 96. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 7 mph in the morning.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 4am, then a slight chance of thunderstorms after 4am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 95.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 95.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 95.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 74.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 95.
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Point Forecast:
Chester SCSimilar City Names
 34.69°N 81.21°W (Elev. 522 ft)
3:43 am EDT Jul 24, 2016
4am EDT Jul 24, 2016-6pm EDT Jul 30, 2016
 
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