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Heavy snow in the Rockies, Fire weather threat in the Southwest, and Heavy rainfall threat for the weekend in the Southern Plains into the Ohio Valley

Heavy snow is expected in the northern and central Rockies. There is a critical to elevated fire risk across the Southwest. A few severe storms are expected from the Southeast States into the Great Lakes and portions of the Central Plains on Thursday. Heavy rainfall is forecast through the weekend with a threat for significant flooding for the Southern Plains into the Mississippi Valley Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chester Catawba Regional Airport (KDCM)

Lat: 34.79°NLon: 81.2°WElev: 656ft.

Overcast

22°C

72°F

Humidity 53%
Wind Speed SE 13 km/h
Barometer 29.90 in
Dewpoint 12°C (54°F)
Visibility 11 km
Last update 27 Apr 12:55 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Chester SC

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 27. South wind around 16 km/h.  New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 27 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 3am.  Patchy fog after 5am.  Otherwise, cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 17. South southwest wind 6 to 11 km/h becoming light south  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.

    T-storms
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 17 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9am.  Patchy fog before 10am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 30. Light south southwest wind increasing to 6 to 11 km/h in the afternoon.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 30 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 19. South wind 8 to 10 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 19 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 32. South southwest wind 8 to 14 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 32 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 19 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 29 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms between 11pm and 1am, then a chance of showers after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 19 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 1pm and 5pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 5pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 26. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 26 °C

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 27. South wind around 16 km/h. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 3am. Patchy fog after 5am. Otherwise, cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 17. South southwest wind 6 to 11 km/h becoming light south after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9am. Patchy fog before 10am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 30. Light south southwest wind increasing to 6 to 11 km/h in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 19. South wind 8 to 10 km/h.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 32. South southwest wind 8 to 14 km/h.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19.
Sunday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms between 11pm and 1am, then a chance of showers after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 1pm and 5pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 5pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 26. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm, then a chance of showers between 11pm and 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 24.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 13.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 27.
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Point Forecast:
Chester SC
 34.69°N 81.21°W (Elev. 159 m)
12:21 pm EDT Apr 27, 2017
2pm EDT Apr 27, 2017-6pm EDT May 3, 2017
 
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