Heavy Snow for the Northern Rockies & Northern Plains; Critical Fire Weather Conditions for Parts of the West

A storm system will bring heavy snow and gusty winds from the northern Rockies to the northern Plains this weekend, along with bitterly cold temperatures. Meanwhile, dry and gusty conditions will result in critical fire weather conditions over parts of California and the Four Corners region. A cold front in the East will bring scattered showers and storms with cool temperatures for the Northeast. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Pickens County Airport (KLQK)

Lat: 34.81°NLon: 82.7°WElev: 1014ft.

Rain

67°F

19°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed N 6 mph
Barometer 29.96 in
Dewpoint 67°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 24 Oct 11:15 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Sassafrass Mountain SC

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers before 2am, then rain, mainly after 2am.  Patchy fog. Low around 58. Light and variable wind.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 58 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Rain likely before 9am, then showers likely, mainly between 9am and 10am.  Patchy fog before 2pm.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 64. East wind 3 to 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely
    and Patchy
    Fog

    High: 64 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A slight chance of rain between midnight and 3am, then a slight chance of showers after 3am.  Patchy fog between midnight and 3am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. East northeast wind 3 to 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance Rain
    and Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 56 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 63. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 63 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Light and variable wind.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 54 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 67.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 67 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 55.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 55 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of showers.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 65.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 65 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers likely, mainly after 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 56 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers before 2am, then rain, mainly after 2am. Patchy fog. Low around 58. Light and variable wind. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Sunday
Rain likely before 9am, then showers likely, mainly between 9am and 10am. Patchy fog before 2pm. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 64. East wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of rain between midnight and 3am, then a slight chance of showers after 3am. Patchy fog between midnight and 3am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. East northeast wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 63. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Light and variable wind.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 67.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 65.
Wednesday Night
Showers likely, mainly after 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Thursday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 58.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 41.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 55.
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Point Forecast:
Sassafrass Mountain SC
 35.07°N 82.79°W (Elev. 2513 ft)
10:38 pm EDT Oct 24, 2020
11pm EDT Oct 24, 2020-6pm EDT Oct 31, 2020
 
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