Excessive Heat in the Interior West; Monsoon Conditions in the Southwest

Dangerous heat is expected to be in place across portions of California, especially the Central Valley, and across the Interior Northwest into Friday. Heat Advisories will also be in place across the southern Plains into the Lower Mississippi River Valley. Monsoonal showers and thunderstorms may result in flash flooding and debris flows from the Four Corners region and Southwest through Friday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Pickens County Airport (KLQK)

Lat: 34.81°NLon: 82.7°WElev: 1014ft.

Mostly Cloudy

76°F

24°C

Humidity 80%
Wind Speed NE 7 mph
Barometer 29.94 in
Dewpoint 69°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index77°F (25°C)
Last update 16 Aug 10:15 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Sassafrass Mountain SC

  • Today

    Today: A 50 percent chance of showers, mainly after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 72. Northeast wind around 6 mph becoming calm  in the afternoon.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 72 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 2am.  Patchy fog after 3am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Northeast wind 5 to 7 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 60 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers before noon, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between noon and 2pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm.  Patchy fog before 10am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 67. Light and variable wind.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 67 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 7pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 7pm and midnight, then a chance of showers after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 60 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers before 11am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 11am and 3pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 3pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 67. Light east southeast wind.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 67 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 7pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 7pm and midnight, then a chance of showers after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 59 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers likely, mainly after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 67. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 67 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers likely, mainly before 7pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 60 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers likely before 10am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 10am and 1pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 71. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 71 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 50 percent chance of showers, mainly after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 72. Northeast wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the afternoon. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 2am. Patchy fog after 3am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Northeast wind 5 to 7 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Wednesday
A chance of showers before noon, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between noon and 2pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm. Patchy fog before 10am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 67. Light and variable wind. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 7pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 7pm and midnight, then a chance of showers after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Thursday
A chance of showers before 11am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 11am and 3pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 67. Light east southeast wind. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 7pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 7pm and midnight, then a chance of showers after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
Showers likely, mainly after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 67. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
Showers likely, mainly before 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
Showers likely before 10am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 10am and 1pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 71. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 72. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 72. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
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Point Forecast:
Sassafrass Mountain SC
 35.07°N 82.76°W (Elev. 2802 ft)
10:04 am EDT Aug 16, 2022
10am EDT Aug 16, 2022-6pm EDT Aug 22, 2022
 
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