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Mostly Cloudy
82.9°
Mostly Cloudy
Wind: Calm
Dew Point: 76°F
Pressure: 30.06 in
Heat Index: 91°F
Humidity: 80%
Visibility: 10.0 miles
Updated: 4:32 PM EDT on August 28, 2016 at Downtown Charleston, Charleston, South Carolina()
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5 Day Forecast for ZIP Code 29401

Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday
Partly Cloudy Chance of a Thunderstorm Chance of a Thunderstorm Chance of a Thunderstorm Chance of a Thunderstorm
Partly Cloudy Chance of T-storms Chance of T-storms Chance of T-storms Chance of T-storms
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Extended Forecast for Charleston

Sunday
Sun and clouds mixed. A stray shower or thunderstorm is possible. High 89F. Winds ENE at 10 to 20 mph.
 
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy skies. A stray shower or thunderstorm is possible. Low around 75F. Winds NE at 5 to 10 mph.
 
Monday
Partly to mostly cloudy skies with scattered thunderstorms in the morning. High 87F. Winds ENE at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 50%.
 
Monday Night
Partly cloudy skies. A stray shower or thunderstorm is possible. Low 74F. Winds NE at 5 to 10 mph.
 
Tuesday
Variable clouds with scattered thunderstorms. High 87F. Winds ENE at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 50%.
 
Tuesday Night
Clear skies early. Scattered showers and thunderstorms developing later during the night. Low near 75F. Winds E at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 40%.
 
Wednesday
Scattered thunderstorms. High 87F. Winds ENE at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 60%.
 
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear skies. Low 74F. Winds NNE at 5 to 10 mph.
 
Thursday
Some clouds and possibly an isolated thunderstorm in the afternoon. High 89F. Winds WSW at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 30%.
 
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy in the evening with scattered thunderstorms developing after midnight. Low 74F. Winds S at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 60%.
 
Friday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. High 84F. Winds E at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 60%.
 
Friday Night
Variable clouds with showers and scattered thunderstorms. Storms more numerous during the evening. Low 73F. Winds ENE at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 60%.
 
Saturday
Windy with thunderstorms. High 83F. Winds NNE at 20 to 30 mph. Chance of rain 60%.
 
Saturday Night
A mostly clear sky. Low 72F. Winds NE at 10 to 15 mph.
 
Sunday
A few clouds from time to time. High 87F. Winds ENE at 10 to 20 mph.
 
Sunday Night
Clear skies. Low 72F. Winds NE at 5 to 10 mph.
 
Monday
Isolated thunderstorms in the morning, then skies turning mostly sunny late. High 87F. Winds ENE at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 30%.
 
Monday Night
Mostly clear skies. Low 73F. Winds E at 5 to 10 mph.
 
Tuesday
Sunny. High 89F. Winds E at 10 to 15 mph.
 
Tuesday Night
A mostly clear sky. Low 73F. Winds E at 5 to 10 mph.
 
Wednesday
Sunny early. Becoming mostly cloudy with showers developing later in the day. High around 90F. Winds ENE at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 40%.
 
Wednesday Night
Rain showers in the evening with clear skies overnight. Low 73F. Winds ENE at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 50%.
 

Conditions Nearby

  Conditions Temp Forecast: Hi/Low
Charleston Mostly Cloudy 86° 89° / 74°
Pooler Mostly Cloudy 89° 91° / 73°
Beaufort Thunderstorm 86° 89° / 75°
Columbia Scattered Clouds 95° 93° / 72°
Darlington Partly Cloudy 91° 91° / 72°
Florence Partly Cloudy 93° 93° / 72°
Greenville Clear 90° 87° / 71°
Myrtle Beach Partly Cloudy 81° 88° / 72°
Rock Hill Partly Cloudy 91° 90° / 69°
Sumter Clear 91° 91° / 70°

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Key: T = Trace of precipitation; MM = data not available
August 28, 2016
Normal high:88° Record high:98° (1990)
Normal low:71° Record low:60° (1986)
Sunrise:6:52 AM Moon Rise: 3:10 AM
Sunset:7:48 PM Moon Set: 5:15 PM
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Astronomy

Sunrise:06:52 AM (EDT) Moon Rise:03:10 AM (EDT)
Sunset:07:48 PM (EDT) Moon Set:05:15 PM (EDT)
Moon Phase
Aug. 28 Sep. 01 Sep. 09 Sep. 16 Sep. 23

Today's State Extremes

State Highs:

Columbia 96°F
Hilton Head Island 96°F
Walterboro 95°F
Columbia Owens 95°F
Bennettsville 95°F

State Lows:

Pickens County Airport 68°F
Kingstree 68°F
Aiken 69°F
Marion 69°F
Cheraw 69°F

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NOS_NWLON, Charleston, SC

Temp. Dew Point Humidity Wind Pressure Hourly Precip. Heat Index Updated
84°F °F - NNE at 8 mph 30.05 in 0.00 in 81°F 3:48 PM EDT
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Downtown Charleston, Charleston, SC

Temp. Dew Point Humidity Wind Pressure Hourly Precip. Heat Index Updated
82.9°F 76°F 80% SW at 0.9 mph 30.31 in 0.00 in 91°F 4:32 PM EDT
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James Island Yacht Club, Charleston, SC

Temp. Dew Point Humidity Wind Pressure Hourly Precip. Heat Index Updated
84.4°F 77°F 79% NE at 14.0 mph 30.05 in 0.00 in 95°F 4:24 PM EDT
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James Island, Charleston, SC

Temp. Dew Point Humidity Wind Pressure Hourly Precip. Heat Index Updated
85.6°F 80°F 82% North at - 30.05 in - 100°F 4:23 PM EDT
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SCDNR, Ft Johnson, James Island, Charleston, SC

Temp. Dew Point Humidity Wind Pressure Hourly Precip. Heat Index Updated
86.6°F 77°F 74% NNE at 8.0 mph 30.06 in 0.00 in 99°F 4:32 PM EDT
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West Ashley - Magnolia Rd, Charleston, SC

Temp. Dew Point Humidity Wind Pressure Hourly Precip. Heat Index Updated
79.0°F 76°F 89% SSE at 0.0 mph 30.01 in 0.00 in 83°F 4:32 PM EDT
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West Ashley - Rotherwood Estates, Charleston, SC

Temp. Dew Point Humidity Wind Pressure Hourly Precip. Heat Index Updated
79.3°F 79°F - WNW at 0.0 mph 30.03 in 0.03 in 77°F 4:32 PM EDT
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Mount Pleasant, Mount Pleasant, SC

Temp. Dew Point Humidity Wind Pressure Hourly Precip. Heat Index Updated
86.0°F 76°F 72% North at - 30.06 in - 96°F 4:23 PM EDT
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Huntington Woods, Charleston, SC

Temp. Dew Point Humidity Wind Pressure Hourly Precip. Heat Index Updated
77.9°F 76°F 94% WNW at 0.0 mph 30.06 in 0.52 in 80°F 4:29 PM EDT
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Seaside Plantation, James Island, SC

Temp. Dew Point Humidity Wind Pressure Hourly Precip. Heat Index Updated
91.8°F 80°F 68% SSW at 5.3 mph 30.07 in - 110°F 4:31 PM EDT
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Sullivan's Island, SC

Temp. Dew Point Humidity Wind Pressure Hourly Precip. Heat Index Updated
87.4°F 78°F 74% SE at 6.0 mph 30.07 in - 101°F 4:22 PM EDT
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BeachBrum 1707 Middle St, SI, SC, Sullivans Island, SC

Temp. Dew Point Humidity Wind Pressure Hourly Precip. Heat Index Updated
85.1°F 78°F 78% East at 4.0 mph 30.07 in 0.00 in 96°F 4:30 PM EDT
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Talison Row, Charleston, SC

Temp. Dew Point Humidity Wind Pressure Hourly Precip. Heat Index Updated
81.5°F 77°F 86% North at - 30.06 in - 89°F 4:32 PM EDT
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Hobcaw Creek Plantation, Mount Pleasant, SC

Temp. Dew Point Humidity Wind Pressure Hourly Precip. Heat Index Updated
86.5°F 72°F 62% East at 6.3 mph 30.05 in - 93°F 4:26 PM EDT
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Oakland Subdivision, Charleston, SC

Temp. Dew Point Humidity Wind Pressure Hourly Precip. Heat Index Updated
86.7°F 76°F 71% NNE at 3.7 mph 30.06 in - 97°F 3:30 PM EDT
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Beresford Creek Street, Charleston, SC

Temp. Dew Point Humidity Wind Pressure Hourly Precip. Heat Index Updated
81.7°F 77°F 85% North at - 30.06 in 0.10 in 89°F 4:31 PM EDT
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APRSWXNET, Sullivans Island, SC

Temp. Dew Point Humidity Wind Pressure Hourly Precip. Heat Index Updated
89°F 79°F 72% East at 6 mph 30.06 in 0.00 in 104°F 4:07 PM EDT
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Belle Hall Plantation, Mount Pleasant, SC

Temp. Dew Point Humidity Wind Pressure Hourly Precip. Heat Index Updated
81.7°F 66°F 58% NW at 6.0 mph 30.07 in 0.00 in 84°F 4:32 PM EDT
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Belle Hall, Mount Pleasant, SC

Temp. Dew Point Humidity Wind Pressure Hourly Precip. Heat Index Updated
83.3°F 75°F 77% North at 2.2 mph 30.00 in - 91°F 4:20 PM EDT
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Snee Farm, Mt. Pleasant, SC

Temp. Dew Point Humidity Wind Pressure Hourly Precip. Heat Index Updated
85.5°F 78°F 79% ENE at 0.0 mph 30.00 in 0.00 in 98°F 4:30 PM EDT
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Oak Island, Charleston, SC

Temp. Dew Point Humidity Wind Pressure Hourly Precip. Heat Index Updated
85.3°F 76°F 74% West at 16.1 mph 30.05 in - 95°F 4:26 PM EDT
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... High rip current risk now in effect through Monday evening...

* rip currents... wind and wave conditions support the
development of very strong rip currents. These rip currents
will be life threatening to anyone who enters the surf.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

No one should enter the surf due to life threatening rip
currents.




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