Dangerous heat and humidity from the central U.S. to East Coast this weekend

Hot and very humid conditions will push the heat index to well over 100 degrees across a large portion of the central and eastern U.S. Excessive Heat Warnings and Heat Advisories are in effect for much of the Plains, Miss. Valley, Midwest, Ohio Valley, Mid-Atlantic and southern states. Be very cautious if you must do outdoor activities in these areas during the afternoon and evening this weekend. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Laurens County Airport (KLUX)

Lat: 34.51°NLon: 81.95°WElev: 696ft.

Fair

75°F

24°C

Humidity 94%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.03 in
Dewpoint 73°F (23°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 23 Jul 10:55 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SSE Hickory Tavern SC

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 73. Light west southwest wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 73 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 96. Heat index values as high as 101. Calm wind becoming south southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 96 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 74 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. Calm wind becoming south southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 94 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 10pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. West wind around 6 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 74 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 94.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 94 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 74.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 74 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 95.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 95 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 74 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 73. Light west southwest wind.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 96. Heat index values as high as 101. Calm wind becoming south southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. Calm wind becoming south southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 10pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. West wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 94.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 74.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 95.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 94.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 73.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 94.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 73.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 94.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SSE Hickory Tavern SC
 34.48°N 82.17°W (Elev. 699 ft)
10:23 pm EDT Jul 23, 2016
11pm EDT Jul 23, 2016-6pm EDT Jul 30, 2016
 
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