Heavy Rainfall and Flash Flood Threat for the Southern Plains Today; Severe Thunderstorms from the Northeast to the Ohio Valley

Heavy rains are leading to an elevated concern for flash flooding across parts of Oklahoma and Texas today, and this heavy rainfall will spread slowly east over the weekend. Severe thunderstorms may produce damaging winds and a few tornadoes across parts of the Northeast and Ohio Valley this afternoon and evening. Significant river flooding continues across the Carolinas. Read More >

Current conditions at

Pickens County Airport (KLQK)

Lat: 34.81°NLon: 82.7°WElev: 1014ft.

Mostly Cloudy

86°F

30°C

Humidity 56%
Wind Speed S 5 mph
Barometer 30.18 in
Dewpoint 68°F (20°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index90°F (32°C)
Last update 21 Sep 1:55 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Pickens SC

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy fog after 5am.  Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 66. South southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear
    then Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 66 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 86. Calm wind becoming south southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Patchy Fog
    then Sunny

    High: 86 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 67. Calm wind.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 67 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 3pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Light and variable wind.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 83 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers before 2am, then a chance of rain after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. East northeast wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 66 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers before 9am, then a chance of rain between 9am and 11am, then a chance of showers after 11am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 76 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 66 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 80 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 67 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Patchy fog after 5am. Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 66. South southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Saturday
Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 86. Calm wind becoming south southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 67. Calm wind.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 3pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Light and variable wind. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers before 2am, then a chance of rain after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. East northeast wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday
A chance of showers before 9am, then a chance of rain between 9am and 11am, then a chance of showers after 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 82.
Wednesday Night
A 50 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 84.
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Point Forecast:
Pickens SC
 34.88°N 82.7°W (Elev. 1106 ft)
10:37 am EDT Sep 21, 2018
3pm EDT Sep 21, 2018-6pm EDT Sep 28, 2018
 
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