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Multi Day Severe Weather Event Underway across the Gulf Coast and Southeast

Severe thunderstorms with very large hail, damaging winds and isolated tornadoes will be possible across portions of the Lower Mississippi Valley and Central Gulf Coast into Sunday morning. The threat will shift to the southeast coast to central Florida Sunday. Meanwhile in the west, heavy rain and mountain snow will continue from California to the southern Rockies. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Pickens County Airport (KLQK)

Lat: 34.81°NLon: 82.7°WElev: 1014ft.

Overcast

55°F

13°C

Humidity 98%
Wind Speed E 7 mph
Barometer 29.60 in
Dewpoint 55°F (13°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Wind Chill53°F (12°C)
Last update 22 Jan 8:55 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Lake Jocassee SC

  • Today

    Today: Showers likely before 4pm, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm between 4pm and 5pm, then showers after 5pm.  Patchy fog before noon. High near 62. Calm wind becoming east around 6 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 62 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 3am, then showers likely.  Patchy fog. Low around 48. East wind 5 to 9 mph becoming light and variable  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 48 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 50 percent chance of showers, mainly before 4pm.  Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 58. Light and variable wind becoming west northwest 6 to 11 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph.  New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 58 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 42. Northwest wind 7 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 42 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 63. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light west.

    Sunny

    High: 63 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 42.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 42 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 67.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 67 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 42 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers before 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 54.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 54 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers likely before 4pm, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm between 4pm and 5pm, then showers after 5pm. Patchy fog before noon. High near 62. Calm wind becoming east around 6 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Tonight
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 3am, then showers likely. Patchy fog. Low around 48. East wind 5 to 9 mph becoming light and variable after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of showers, mainly before 4pm. Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 58. Light and variable wind becoming west northwest 6 to 11 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 42. Northwest wind 7 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 63. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light west.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 42.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 67.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers before 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 54.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 32.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 48.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 29.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 47.
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Point Forecast:
Lake Jocassee SC
 34.94°N 82.94°W (Elev. 1099 ft)
7:02 am EST Jan 22, 2017
9am EST Jan 22, 2017-6pm EST Jan 28, 2017
 
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