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Very Heavy Rainfall and High Risk Flood Event in the South-Central U.S.

Thunderstorms, some severe, will continue to produce tremendously heavy rainfall over the same areas through the day today. The area with the greatest potential for excessive rainfall includes Oklahoma, Arkansas, and Missouri. Very heavy rains will extend broadly from the Southern Plains to the Upper Midwest. Life threatening flash flooding is expected with these storms. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Charleston, Charleston Air Force Base (KCHS)

Lat: 32.9°NLon: 80.04°WElev: 46ft.

Mostly Cloudy

28°C

82°F

Humidity 65%
Wind Speed SW 19 km/h
Barometer 1022.7 mb (30.20 in)
Dewpoint 21°C (69°F)
Visibility 16 km
Heat Index29°C (85°F)
Last update 29 Apr 12:56 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

North Charleston SC

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a high near 31. South wind around 21 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 31 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 22. South wind 16 to 21 km/h decreasing to 8 to 13 km/h after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 22 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 30. South wind 10 to 15 km/h increasing to 22 to 27 km/h in the afternoon.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 30 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 21. South wind 21 to 26 km/h decreasing to 14 to 19 km/h after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 21 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 9am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 29. Breezy, with a south wind 16 to 26 km/h increasing to 27 to 37 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 55 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Breezy

    High: 29 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 9pm and 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.

    T-storms
    Likely and
    Breezy

    Low: 17 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers before 9am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 28. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Sunny

    High: 28 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 16.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 16 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 29.

    Sunny

    High: 29 °C

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a high near 31. South wind around 21 km/h.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 22. South wind 16 to 21 km/h decreasing to 8 to 13 km/h after midnight.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 30. South wind 10 to 15 km/h increasing to 22 to 27 km/h in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 21. South wind 21 to 26 km/h decreasing to 14 to 19 km/h after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 9am. Partly sunny, with a high near 29. Breezy, with a south wind 16 to 26 km/h increasing to 27 to 37 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 55 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 9pm and 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.
Tuesday
A chance of showers before 9am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 28. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 16.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 29.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 9pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 19. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 28. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 24. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
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Point Forecast:
North Charleston SC
 32.89°N 80.07°W (Elev. 9 m)
12:23 pm EDT Apr 29, 2017
2pm EDT Apr 29, 2017-6pm EDT May 5, 2017
 
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