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Elevated fire weather conditions persist on Tuesday

The risk for wildfires is elevated on Tuesday in portions of the Northwest. The combination of warm, windy and dry conditions will cause any fire that develops to potentially spread rapidly. These conditions are expected to persist through Tuesday evening. Numerous Red Flag Warnings have been issued.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

North Myrtle Beach Grand Strand Airport (KCRE)

Lat: 33.82°NLon: 78.72°WElev: 26ft.

Thunderstorm Heavy Rain Fog/Mist

75°F

24°C

Humidity 94%
Wind Speed S 18 G 24 mph
Barometer 29.95 in (1014.3 mb)
Dewpoint 73°F (23°C)
Visibility 2.00 mi
Last update 4 Aug 4:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles E North Myrtle Beach SC

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Showers and thunderstorms likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Cloudy, with a low around 77. South wind around 16 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 77 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 11am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. Breezy, with a south wind 18 to 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain
    and Breezy

    High: 84 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 80. Breezy, with a southwest wind around 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Breezy. Heavy
    Rain then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 80 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. West wind 7 to 14 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 89 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 79. Southwest wind 10 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 79 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 88 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 78. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 78 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 87 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 76 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Cloudy, with a low around 77. South wind around 16 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 11am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. Breezy, with a south wind 18 to 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Partly cloudy, with a low around 80. Breezy, with a southwest wind around 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. West wind 7 to 14 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 79. Southwest wind 10 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 78. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 86. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 85.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles E North Myrtle Beach SC
 33.82°N 78.64°W (Elev. 0 ft)
4:10 am EDT Aug 4, 2015
5am EDT Aug 4, 2015-6pm EDT Aug 10, 2015
 
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