Active Week Of Severe Weather Possible Over Portions Of The Plains

Severe thunderstorms will be possible over portions of the Plains each afternoon and evening this week. The main threats with these storms are expected to be large hail, damaging winds, and a few tornadoes. Locally heavy rainfall could pose a risk for some flooding concerns particularly over portions of the Great Plains and Mississippi Valley.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chester Catawba Regional Airport (KDCM)

Lat: 34.79°NLon: 81.2°WElev: 656ft.

Partly Cloudy

28°C

82°F

Humidity 45%
Wind Speed S 6 km/h
Barometer 30.08 in
Dewpoint 15°C (59°F)
Visibility 16 km
Heat Index28°C (82°F)
Last update 26 May 6:55 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Chester SC

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 18. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 10 km/h after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 18 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 29. South southwest wind 5 to 8 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 29 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 17. Southeast wind 3 to 8 km/h.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 17 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers after 3pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 29. Light east wind becoming east northeast 6 to 11 km/h in the morning.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 29 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. Calm wind.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 19 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 10am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 28. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 28 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 19 °C

  • Memorial
    Day

    Memorial Day: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 10am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 28. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 28 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 19 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 18. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 10 km/h after midnight.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 29. South southwest wind 5 to 8 km/h.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 17. Southeast wind 3 to 8 km/h.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers after 3pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 29. Light east wind becoming east northeast 6 to 11 km/h in the morning.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. Calm wind.
Sunday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 10am. Partly sunny, with a high near 28. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Memorial Day
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 10am. Partly sunny, with a high near 28. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19.
Tuesday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 10am. Partly sunny, with a high near 28. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 29.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 29.
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Point Forecast:
Chester SC
 34.69°N 81.21°W (Elev. 159 m)
7:23 pm EDT May 26, 2016
7pm EDT May 26, 2016-6pm EDT Jun 2, 2016
 
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