Heavy rain for portions of the Mid-Atlantic and New England through Saturday

A slow-moving weather system in the eastern U.S. will focus showers and thunderstorms across portions of New England and the Mid-Atlantic through Saturday. Abundant moisture will allow occasionally heavy rainfall and flash flooding in these locations. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chester Catawba Regional Airport (KDCM)

Lat: 34.79°NLon: 81.2°WElev: 656ft.

Partly Cloudy

30°C

86°F

Humidity 49%
Wind Speed N 7 km/h
Barometer 29.98 in
Dewpoint 18°C (64°F)
Visibility 16 km
Heat Index31°C (88°F)
Last update 29 Jul 11:55 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Chester SC

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 36. West wind around 11 km/h.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 36 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Patchy fog after 5am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. West wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming calm  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 23 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A slight chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm.  Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 34. Calm wind becoming west southwest 5 to 10 km/h in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 34 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. West wind 5 to 10 km/h.  New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 23 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 34. Calm wind becoming south southwest 5 to 10 km/h in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 34 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 23 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 33.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 33 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 22 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 33.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 33 °C

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 36. West wind around 11 km/h.
Tonight
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Patchy fog after 5am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. West wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming calm after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm. Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 34. Calm wind becoming west southwest 5 to 10 km/h in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. West wind 5 to 10 km/h. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 34. Calm wind becoming south southwest 5 to 10 km/h in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 33.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 33.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers before 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 33.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 33.
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Point Forecast:
Chester SC
 34.69°N 81.21°W (Elev. 159 m)
10:23 am EDT Jul 29, 2016
12pm EDT Jul 29, 2016-6pm EDT Aug 4, 2016
 
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