Atmospheric River Impacting the West Coast

A strong frontal system impacting California will bring gusty winds, heavy rain, and mountain snow. White out/blizzard conditions and heavy snow in the Sierra Nevada may cause road closures and travel delays. Additionally flash flooding and debris flows are possible across parts of central and southern California. A wintry mix is expected in the Tennessee Valley into the southern Appalachians. Read More >

Current conditions at

Pickens County Airport (KLQK)

Lat: 34.81°NLon: 82.7°WElev: 1014ft.

Overcast

48°F

9°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed N 5 mph
Barometer 29.94 in
Dewpoint 48°F (9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill46°F (8°C)
Last update 27 Jan 4:35 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Sassafrass Mountain SC

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A 30 percent chance of rain.  Cloudy, with a low around 43. Northwest wind around 9 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 43 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Rain likely before noon, then showers likely, mainly after 3pm.  Patchy fog after 3pm.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 48. North northwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming calm.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely
    and Patchy
    Fog

    High: 48 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Rain showers likely, possibly mixing with snow after midnight, then gradually ending.  Patchy fog before 10pm.  Otherwise, cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 27. Blustery, with a west southwest wind 7 to 12 mph becoming north northwest 17 to 22 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 38 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 27 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 40. North northwest wind 7 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 40 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Clear, with a low around 23. North northwest wind around 7 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 23 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 42.

    Sunny

    High: 42 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 25.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 25 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 39.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 39 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Rain and snow likely, becoming all snow after 5am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then
    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    Low: 31 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 30 percent chance of rain. Cloudy, with a low around 43. Northwest wind around 9 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Wednesday
Rain likely before noon, then showers likely, mainly after 3pm. Patchy fog after 3pm. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 48. North northwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming calm. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Rain showers likely, possibly mixing with snow after midnight, then gradually ending. Patchy fog before 10pm. Otherwise, cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 27. Blustery, with a west southwest wind 7 to 12 mph becoming north northwest 17 to 22 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 38 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 40. North northwest wind 7 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Thursday Night
Clear, with a low around 23. North northwest wind around 7 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 42.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 25.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 39.
Saturday Night
Rain and snow likely, becoming all snow after 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday
Snow before 8am, then rain and snow likely between 8am and 9am, then rain likely after 9am. High near 41. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Sunday Night
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 40.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 26.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 41.
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Point Forecast:
Sassafrass Mountain SC
 35.07°N 82.76°W (Elev. 2802 ft)
3:26 am EST Jan 27, 2021
4am EST Jan 27, 2021-6pm EST Feb 2, 2021
 
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