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Current conditions at

Charleston, Charleston Air Force Base (KCHS)

Lat: 32.9°NLon: 80.04°WElev: 46ft.

Overcast

76°F

24°C

Humidity 67%
Wind Speed E 7 mph
Barometer 30.09 in (1018.7 mb)
Dewpoint 64°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index78°F (26°C)
Last update 24 Oct 5:56 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles E Charleston SC

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 5am.  Cloudy, with a low around 69. East wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Cloudy then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 69 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, then a slight chance of thunderstorms after 4pm.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 80. Northeast wind around 6 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then a slight chance of showers between 8pm and 3am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. West wind 7 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 64 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 76. Northwest wind around 11 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Clear, with a low around 54. North wind around 7 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 54 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 72 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers after 2am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 60 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 76 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers likely, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 59 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 5am. Cloudy, with a low around 69. East wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, then a slight chance of thunderstorms after 4pm. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 80. Northeast wind around 6 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then a slight chance of showers between 8pm and 3am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. West wind 7 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 76. Northwest wind around 11 mph.
Tuesday Night
Clear, with a low around 54. North wind around 7 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers after 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Thursday Night
Showers likely, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 53.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 69.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 52.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 70.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles E Charleston SC
 32.79°N 79.93°W (Elev. 3 ft)
6:03 pm EDT Oct 24, 2021
6pm EDT Oct 24, 2021-6pm EDT Oct 31, 2021
 
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