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Heavy Rains and Potential for Flash Floods

Severe thunderstorms with damaging winds and heavy rains will be possible from the Ohio Valley to the Northeast Tuesday. In addition, heavy rains possible in the central Plains and southern Rockies. Heavy rain threat moves into the southern Mid-Atlantic Wednesday. Dry conditions remain out west where isolated dry thunderstorms could exacerbate ongoing fires and start new fires. Read More >

Current conditions at

Pickens County Airport (KLQK)

Lat: 34.81°NLon: 82.7°WElev: 1014ft.

Fog/Mist

71°F

22°C

Humidity 99%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.15 in
Dewpoint 70°F (21°C)
Visibility 5.00 mi
Last update 22 Aug 2:55 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles SSE Lake Toxaway NC

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A 20 percent chance of showers before 5am.  Patchy fog after 5am.  Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 67. Calm wind.

    Slight Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 67 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am.  Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 86. Light and variable wind becoming south southwest 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 86 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then a slight chance of showers between 1am and 5am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. West southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 68 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 4pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 84. West wind 3 to 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 84 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 1am, then a chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Calm wind becoming north northwest around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 66 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 11am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 77. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 77 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 63 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 62 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 20 percent chance of showers before 5am. Patchy fog after 5am. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 67. Calm wind.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am. Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 86. Light and variable wind becoming south southwest 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then a slight chance of showers between 1am and 5am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. West southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 4pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 84. West wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 1am, then a chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Calm wind becoming north northwest around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 77. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 75.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 74.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles SSE Lake Toxaway NC
 35.07°N 82.87°W (Elev. 2096 ft)
1:20 am EDT Aug 22, 2017
3am EDT Aug 22, 2017-6pm EDT Aug 28, 2017
 
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