Cold Temperatures and Some Snow

A strong cold front and low pressure system will press from the Central U.S. through the East over the next couple of days. The impressive cold front will allow a cold air mass to settle in east of the Rockies and numerous record low temperatures are likely the next few days, especially Wednesday morning. A streak of snow is also expected from the central Plains to northern New England. Read More >

Current conditions at

Charleston, Charleston Air Force Base (KCHS)

Lat: 32.9°NLon: 80.04°WElev: 46ft.

Mostly Cloudy

74°F

23°C

Humidity 40%
Wind Speed E 13 G 21 mph
Barometer 30.01 in (1016.2 mb)
Dewpoint 48°F (9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 20 Apr 2:56 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles ENE Charleston SC

Fire Weather Watch April 21, 02:00pm until April 21, 08:00pm
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Fire Weather Watch
  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 74. Southeast wind around 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 74 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers before 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Southeast wind around 6 mph becoming south after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 59 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 80. West wind 7 to 12 mph increasing to 13 to 18 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Clear, with a low around 46. North wind 13 to 17 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 46 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 66. North wind 6 to 10 mph becoming west in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 66 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 50.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 50 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 71 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 60 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 8am.  High near 74. Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Showers

    High: 74 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 74. Southeast wind around 10 mph.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Southeast wind around 6 mph becoming south after midnight.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 80. West wind 7 to 12 mph increasing to 13 to 18 mph in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Clear, with a low around 46. North wind 13 to 17 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 66. North wind 6 to 10 mph becoming west in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 50.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 8am. High near 74. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Saturday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 56.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 74.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 58.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 76.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles ENE Charleston SC
 32.79°N 79.95°W (Elev. 3 ft)
3:24 pm EDT Apr 20, 2021
3pm EDT Apr 20, 2021-6pm EDT Apr 27, 2021
 
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