Summer Heat for the West; Monsoonal Moisture Continues for Southwest and Southern Rockies

Summer heat will continue for areas of the west coast where high temperatures may approach or exceed the century mark. Monsoonal moisture along with the threat of flash flooding continues over parts of the Southwest and southern Rockies through Tuesday. Further east, a cold front is expected to bring a break to the heat as showers and thunderstorms are forecast from New England to the Gulf Coast. Read More >

Current conditions at

Pickens County Airport (KLQK)

Lat: 34.81°NLon: 82.7°WElev: 1014ft.

Fair

87°F

31°C

Humidity 59%
Wind Speed S 3 mph
Barometer 30.07 in
Dewpoint 72°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index93°F (34°C)
Last update 27 Jun 2:15 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Sassafrass Mountain SC

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers and thunderstorms.  High near 74. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms

    High: 74 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. North northeast wind 3 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Scattered
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 61 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly between noon and 5pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 69. Northeast wind around 6 mph becoming calm  in the afternoon.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 69 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 30 percent chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Light east northeast wind.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 61 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 11am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 71. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 71 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then a slight chance of showers between 8pm and 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 63 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 74.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 74 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 64 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers between noon and 2pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 73. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 73 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers and thunderstorms. High near 74. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. North northeast wind 3 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly between noon and 5pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 69. Northeast wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Light east northeast wind.
Wednesday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 71. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then a slight chance of showers between 8pm and 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 74.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Friday
A chance of showers between noon and 2pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 73. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then a chance of showers between 8pm and 10pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 63. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 75. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
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Point Forecast:
Sassafrass Mountain SC
 35.07°N 82.79°W (Elev. 2513 ft)
1:36 pm EDT Jun 27, 2022
2pm EDT Jun 27, 2022-6pm EDT Jul 3, 2022
 
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