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Severe Thunderstorms in the South/Central Plains and Mississippi Valley

Severe thunderstorms move into the South/Central Plains and Mississippi Valley this afternoon; and into the central Gulf States on Saturday. Storms may contain very heavy rain, large hail, and damaging winds. High fire danger caused by hot and dry conditions, and strong winds continue in the southern Plains; while an active weather pattern keeps conditions wet with heavy mountain snows out west. Read More >

Current conditions at

Pickens County Airport (KLQK)

Lat: 34.81°NLon: 82.7°WElev: 1014ft.

Overcast

55°F

13°C

Humidity 65%
Wind Speed W 5 mph
Barometer 30.49 in
Dewpoint 43°F (6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill54°F (12°C)
Last update 24 Mar 11:35 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Lake Jocassee SC

  • Today

    Today: Partly sunny, with a high near 64. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 64 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Calm wind.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 50 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 68. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 68 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 5am.  Cloudy, with a low around 55. East southeast wind 3 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 55 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  High near 69. South wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    High: 69 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 53 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 75. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 75 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 55 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 50 percent chance of showers before 3pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 74.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 74 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Partly sunny, with a high near 64. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Calm wind.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 68. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 5am. Cloudy, with a low around 55. East southeast wind 3 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Sunday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. High near 69. South wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Sunday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Monday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 75. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of showers before 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 74.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 51.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 77.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 73.
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Point Forecast:
Lake Jocassee SC
 34.94°N 82.94°W (Elev. 1099 ft)
10:20 am EDT Mar 24, 2017
11am EDT Mar 24, 2017-6pm EDT Mar 30, 2017
 
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