Heat Building and Strong to Severe Storms

A building ridge of high pressure will produce possible record heat and extremely humid conditions over the next several days. The summer heat wave is already present in the south Plains, will expand across the Mid-Atlantic/Northeast and then shift into the Desert Southwest. Meanwhile, a cold front may trigger strong to severe storms w/ heavy rain from the Great Lakes to the south-central Plains Read More >

Current conditions at

Charleston, Charleston Air Force Base (KCHS)

Lat: 32.9°NLon: 80.04°WElev: 46ft.

Partly Cloudy

75°F

24°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed W 3 mph
Barometer 29.99 in (1015.6 mb)
Dewpoint 74°F (23°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 17 Aug 11:56 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles S Meggett SC

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. Southwest wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    Low: 75 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. West wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 89 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. South wind 5 to 8 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 76 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 89. West wind 5 to 9 mph becoming south in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 89 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. South wind 5 to 8 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 76 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 88. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 88 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 76 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 89.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 89 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 76 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. Southwest wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. West wind 6 to 8 mph.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. South wind 5 to 8 mph.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 89. West wind 5 to 9 mph becoming south in the afternoon.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. South wind 5 to 8 mph.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 88. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 89.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 90.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 89.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 88.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles S Meggett SC
 32.64°N 80.27°W (Elev. 3 ft)
10:33 pm EDT Aug 17, 2019
12am EDT Aug 18, 2019-6pm EDT Aug 23, 2019
 
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