Storms in the East; Monsoons and Fire Weather Out West

A slow moving frontal system will bring strong to severe storms, and, locally heavy rain from the Plains to the Northeast. Monsoon moisture shifts to the east into portions of the southern Plains and may produce excessive rains across portions of the High Plains and desert southwest. Fire Weather threats remain elevated to critical with isolated dry thunderstorms in the Intermountain West. Read More >

Current conditions at

Charleston, Charleston Air Force Base (KCHS)

Lat: 32.9°NLon: 80.04°WElev: 46ft.

A Few Clouds

77°F

25°C

Humidity 94%
Wind Speed SW 3 mph
Barometer 30.16 in (1021.1 mb)
Dewpoint 75°F (24°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index78°F (26°C)
Last update 17 Aug 4:56 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles E Charleston SC

  • Today

    Today: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 87 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 77. Southwest wind 8 to 13 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 77 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Southwest wind 6 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 89 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 77. Southwest wind 11 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 77 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Southwest wind 9 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 88 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 76 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 89 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 77. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 77 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 90. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 77. Southwest wind 8 to 13 mph.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Southwest wind 6 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 77. Southwest wind 11 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Southwest wind 9 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 77. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 90. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 77. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles E Charleston SC
 32.76°N 79.93°W (Elev. 0 ft)
4:22 am EDT Aug 17, 2018
5am EDT Aug 17, 2018-6pm EDT Aug 23, 2018
 
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