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Severe Thunderstorms Possible for the Central Gulf Coast; More Storms Move into the West

Strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible over the next several days along the central Gulf Coast and portions of the southeast. Storms may contain damaging winds, large hail and isolated tornadoes. Meanwhile, more storms will bring heavy rain, with heavy snow in the mountains to California and the southern Rockies through the weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

Charleston, Charleston Air Force Base (KCHS)

Lat: 32.9°NLon: 80.04°WElev: 46ft.

Mostly Cloudy

65°F

18°C

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed SW 8 mph
Barometer 29.91 in (1012.7 mb)
Dewpoint 62°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 21 Jan 1:56 am EST
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles S North Charleston SC

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A chance of showers, mainly between 4am and 5am.  Patchy fog after 4am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 60. South wind 3 to 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 60 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 11am.  Patchy fog before 9am. High near 73. Southwest wind 3 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 73 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after midnight.  Low around 61. South wind 6 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Showers

    Low: 61 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 1pm.  High near 74. South wind 9 to 16 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers then
    T-storms

    High: 74 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a slight chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. Southwest wind 10 to 14 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 53 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers, mainly after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 65. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 65 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 47.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 47 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 66.

    Sunny

    High: 66 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 47.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 47 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A chance of showers, mainly between 4am and 5am. Patchy fog after 4am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 60. South wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
A chance of showers, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 11am. Patchy fog before 9am. High near 73. Southwest wind 3 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after midnight. Low around 61. South wind 6 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Sunday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 1pm. High near 74. South wind 9 to 16 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. Southwest wind 10 to 14 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday
A chance of showers, mainly after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 65. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 66.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 47.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 71.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Thursday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 56.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles S North Charleston SC
 32.87°N 80.05°W (Elev. 10 ft)
1:03 am EST Jan 21, 2017
2am EST Jan 21, 2017-6pm EST Jan 27, 2017
 
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