Hot temperatures and critical fire weather conditions for portions of California; Flash Flood threat for parts of Texas

Critical fire weather conditions and unseasonably hot temperatures will be prevalent across parts of southern California early this week. Any fires that start in this area could quickly grow out of control; Red Flag Warnings and Heat Advisories are in effect. Meanwhile, heavy rain is forecast in parts of Texas through early Monday. Flash Flood Watches are in effect for portions of southwest Texas. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Pickens County Airport (KLQK)

Lat: 34.81°NLon: 82.7°WElev: 1014ft.

Fair

82°F

28°C

Humidity 54%
Wind Speed SW 5 mph
Barometer 30.01 in
Dewpoint 64°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index83°F (28°C)
Last update 26 Sep 6:35 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Keowee-Toxaway S.P. SC

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 7pm and midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. South southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 65 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7am, then a chance of showers between 7am and 9am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 9am.  Patchy fog before 10am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 84 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 9pm and 11pm, then a slight chance of showers after 11pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. Light north northwest wind.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 56 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 83. Light and variable wind becoming west southwest 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 83 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 54. Northwest wind 3 to 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 54 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers after 9am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 75 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 51.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 51 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 74.

    Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 53.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 53 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 7pm and midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. South southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7am, then a chance of showers between 7am and 9am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 9am. Patchy fog before 10am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 9pm and 11pm, then a slight chance of showers after 11pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. Light north northwest wind. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 83. Light and variable wind becoming west southwest 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 54. Northwest wind 3 to 5 mph.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers after 9am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 51.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 74.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 53.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 77.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 55.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 78.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
Click Map For Forecast
Point Forecast:
Keowee-Toxaway S.P. SC
 34.94°N 82.89°W (Elev. 876 ft)
5:03 pm EDT Sep 26, 2016
6pm EDT Sep 26, 2016-6pm EDT Oct 3, 2016
 
Get as KML Get as XML

Additional Resources

Radar & Satellite Image

Link to Local Radar Data Link to Satellite Data

Hourly Weather Forecast

National Digital Forecast Database