Dangerously Excessive Heat and Humidity Continues from the Midwest and Eastward

Oppressive heat and humidity will continue through Saturday from the Midwest to the East Coast. The Midwest will get a slight reprieve on Sunday as a cold front moves through the area, while excessive heat continues in the East. In addition, strong to severe storms will bring potential for damaging winds, hail, and heavy rain on Saturday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Pickens County Airport (KLQK)

Lat: 34.81°NLon: 82.7°WElev: 1014ft.

Overcast

74°F

23°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.09 in
Dewpoint 74°F (23°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Last update 20 Jul 8:15 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Sassafrass Mountain SC

  • Today

    Today: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 84. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 84 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9pm.  Patchy fog after 4am.  Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 67. Southwest wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable  after midnight.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 67 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 11am.  Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 82. Southwest wind 3 to 8 mph.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 82 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am, then a slight chance of showers between 2am and 4am, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. West southwest wind 3 to 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 69 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 5pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 81. West southwest wind 3 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 81 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before midnight, then a chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 65 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before noon, then showers and thunderstorms likely between noon and 5pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 5pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 73 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 61 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 77.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 77 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 84. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9pm. Patchy fog after 4am. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 67. Southwest wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable after midnight. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 11am. Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 82. Southwest wind 3 to 8 mph. 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 before 2am, then a slight chance of showers between 2am and 4am, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. West southwest wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 5pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 81. West southwest wind 3 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before midnight, then a chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before noon, then showers and thunderstorms likely between noon and 5pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 5pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 77.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.
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Point Forecast:
Sassafrass Mountain SC
 35.07°N 82.79°W (Elev. 2513 ft)
6:45 am EDT Jul 20, 2019
8am EDT Jul 20, 2019-6pm EDT Jul 26, 2019
 
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