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Severe Thunderstorms With Heavy Rain from Great Lakes to Mid-Atlantic; Excessive Heat For Central/Southern U.S. to Mid-Atlantic

Severe thunderstorms are possible today into Sunday across the upper Great Lakes region to the northern Mid-Atlantic. Damaging winds, large hail, and flooding will be the primary threats with these storms. Meanwhile, dangerous heat will continue through Sunday across the central and southern U.S. into the Mid-Atlantic. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Pickens County Airport (KLQK)

Lat: 34.81°NLon: 82.7°WElev: 1014ft.

Partly Cloudy

94°F

34°C

Humidity 51%
Wind Speed SW 7 mph
Barometer 29.95 in
Dewpoint 73°F (23°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index104°F (40°C)
Last update 22 Jul 4:35 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles WNW West Pelzer SC

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Isolated showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 96. Heat index values as high as 105. Southwest wind around 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms

    High: 96 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. Southwest wind 3 to 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 74 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Heat index values as high as 102. West southwest wind 6 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 93 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. West southwest wind 5 to 8 mph.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 74 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 11am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 92. West southwest wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 92 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers between midnight and 5am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 72 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 91.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 72 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 86.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 86 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 96. Heat index values as high as 105. Southwest wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. Southwest wind 3 to 5 mph.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Heat index values as high as 102. West southwest wind 6 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. West southwest wind 5 to 8 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 92. West southwest wind 5 to 7 mph.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers between midnight and 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 91.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 86.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 90.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 73.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 90.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 88.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles WNW West Pelzer SC
 34.67°N 82.56°W (Elev. 807 ft)
2:42 pm EDT Jul 22, 2017
4pm EDT Jul 22, 2017-6pm EDT Jul 29, 2017
 
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