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Stormy Weather Along the East Coast; Extended Warm-up for the West

A strong low pressure system will bring heavy rain, gusty winds, and thunderstorms along the east coast. Isolated severe thunderstorms could produce damaging winds and a few tornadoes in the Southeast. Heavy rains may result in excessive runoff and flash flooding. Building high pressure out west will produce above normal temperatures, especially, in the Pacific Northwest. Read More >

Current conditions at

Pickens County Airport (KLQK)

Lat: 34.81°NLon: 82.7°WElev: 1014ft.

Light Rain

57°F

14°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed E 12 G 22 mph
Barometer 29.97 in
Dewpoint 57°F (14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 23 Apr 9:55 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Lake Jocassee SC

Flood Watch until April 24, 08:00am
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Flood Watch
  •  
    Flood Watch until April 24, 08:00am

    NOW until
    8:00am Tue

    Flood Watch

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers before 4am, then rain after 4am. The rain could be heavy at times.  Patchy fog. Low around 56. East wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain
    and Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 56 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm.  Patchy fog before 1pm. High near 66. Calm wind becoming southeast around 6 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 66 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm, then a slight chance of showers between 10pm and 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. North northwest wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 52 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers before 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 72. Northwest wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 72 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. North northwest wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 52 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 67 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 49 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 30 percent chance of showers before 9am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 69.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 69 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers before 4am, then rain after 4am. The rain could be heavy at times. Patchy fog. Low around 56. East wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. Patchy fog before 1pm. High near 66. Calm wind becoming southeast around 6 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm, then a slight chance of showers between 10pm and 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. North northwest wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers before 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 72. Northwest wind 3 to 6 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. North northwest wind 3 to 6 mph.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers before 9am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 69.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 50.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 72.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 51.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 73.
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Point Forecast:
Lake Jocassee SC
 34.94°N 82.94°W (Elev. 1099 ft)
7:26 pm EDT Apr 23, 2018
10pm EDT Apr 23, 2018-6pm EDT Apr 30, 2018
 
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