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ON THE WEATHER MAP... A WEAK FRONTAL BOUNDARY WILL TRACK ACROSS SOUTH CAROLINA TODAY BRINGING ANOTHER ROUND OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS TO THE AREA. SLIGHTLY DRIER AIR WILL MOVE INTO THE REGION TONIGHT AND TUESDAY WITH A BREAK FROM THE SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS FOR MOST OF THE AREA ON TUESDAY AFTERNOON AND NIGHT. DAYTIME TEMPERATURES WILL CONTINUE A DEGREE OR TWO BELOW NORMAL THROUGH WEDNESDAY WITH OVERNIGHT LOWS NEAR NORMAL.
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Regional Hourly Observations For ANDERSON County
800 PM EDT SUN JUL 15 2018


...UPSTATE SOUTH CAROLINA...
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
ANDERSON       FAIR      84  68  58 S5        30.03S                  
6HR MIN TEMP:  84; 6HR MAX TEMP:  88;                                

LIBERTY        FAIR      82  77  84 CALM      30.04R                  
6HR MIN TEMP:  80; 6HR MAX TEMP:  86;                                

SPARTANBURG    FAIR      84  68  58 SW3       30.03R                  
CLEMSON        FAIR      82  74  76 CALM      30.04S                  
6HR MIN TEMP:  82; 6HR MAX TEMP:  86;                                

GREENVILLE     FAIR      85  71  63 S6        30.05R                  
6HR MIN TEMP:  85; 6HR MAX TEMP:  89;                                

GREENWOOD      FAIR      83  70  64 CALM      30.04S                  
6HR MIN TEMP:  82; 6HR MAX TEMP:  87;                                

GREER          FAIR      83  70  64 SW7       30.04R                  
6HR MIN TEMP:  83; 6HR MAX TEMP:  89;                                

ROCK HILL      FAIR      85  71  63 SW5       30.03R                  
6HR MIN TEMP:  85; 6HR MAX TEMP:  92;                                

CHESTER        FAIR      84  66  54 CALM      30.03R                  
LAURENS        FAIR      82  70  65 CALM      30.03S                  


...CENTRAL SOUTH CAROLINA...
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
COLUMBIA APT   MOCLDY    89  68  49 W6        30.00R                  
6HR MIN TEMP:  89; 6HR MAX TEMP:  96;                                

COLUMBIA OWENS MOCLDY    89  65  44 S6        30.01R                  
6HR MIN TEMP:  89; 6HR MAX TEMP:  94;                                

MCENTIRE ANGB  FAIR      84  68  57 SE3       30.01R                  
6HR MIN TEMP:  84; 6HR MAX TEMP:  91;                                

ORANGEBURG     MOCLDY    85  71  63 S9        30.02R                  
6HR MIN TEMP:  85; 6HR MAX TEMP:  92;                                

SUMTER SHAW    FAIR      88  66  48 S6        29.99R                  
6HR MIN TEMP:  88; 6HR MAX TEMP:  93;                                

NEWBERRY       FAIR      82  72  69 CALM      30.05S                  
AIKEN          FAIR      84  70  61 SE3       30.05F                  
BARNWELL       MOCLDY    86  72  62 SE7       30.02R                  
MANNING        FAIR      81  66  61 S5        30.02R                  
CAMDEN         FAIR      88  66  48 CALM      30.02R                  
LANCASTER      LGT RAIN  81  75  83 SE5       30.02R                  
WINNSBORO      CLOUDY    79  70  73 NW5       30.03R                  


...EASTERN AND COASTAL SOUTH CAROLINA...
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
MYRTLE BEACH   FAIR      82  68  62 S10       30.05R                  
6HR MIN TEMP:  82; 6HR MAX TEMP:  87;                                

N MYRTLE BCH   FAIR      82  70  66 S7        30.03R                  
6HR MIN TEMP:  82; 6HR MAX TEMP:  86;                                

CONWAY         FAIR      81  70  69 SE3       30.04R                  
MARION         FAIR      82  68  61 S7        30.02R                  
HARTSVILLE     FAIR      84  66  54 S3        30.01R                  
FLORENCE       FAIR      87  68  52 S7        30.01R                  
6HR MIN TEMP:  87; 6HR MAX TEMP:  95;                                

DARLINGTON     FAIR      89  69  51 S5        30.01R                  
6HR MIN TEMP:  89; 6HR MAX TEMP:  94;                                

CHARLESTON APT FAIR      83  68  60 S9        30.03R                  
6HR MIN TEMP:  83; 6HR MAX TEMP:  90;                                

MOUNT PLEASANT FAIR      81  70  69 SE3       30.04R                  
WALTERBORO     FAIR      82  66  57 S6        30.04R                  
BEAUFORT       FAIR      84  69  60 SE5       30.03                   
6HR MIN TEMP:  84; 6HR MAX TEMP:  92;                                



...EASTERN GEORGIA...
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
AUGUSTA BUSH F MOCLDY    85  75  72 SE3       30.00S                  
6HR MIN TEMP:  85; 6HR MAX TEMP:  89;                                

AUGUSTA DANIEL   N/A    N/A N/A N/A MISG      30.02S                  
THOMSON        FAIR      83  74  73 W3        30.06S                  
6HR MIN TEMP:  83; 6HR MAX TEMP:  89;                                

CLAXTON        MOCLDY    82  75  78 CALM      30.03R                  
6HR MIN TEMP:  82; 6HR MAX TEMP:  92;                                

SYLVANIA       FAIR      85  73  66 S3        30.03S                  
6HR MIN TEMP:  85; 6HR MAX TEMP:  92;                                

STATESBORO     FAIR      83  73  70 SW6       30.03R                  
6HR MIN TEMP:  83; 6HR MAX TEMP:  91;                                

SAVANNAH       FAIR      84  70  62 SE8       30.03R                  
6HR MIN TEMP:  82; 6HR MAX TEMP:  91;                                



...SOUTHERN NORTH CAROLINA...
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
CHARLOTTE      FAIR      84  72  67 NW5       30.02R                  
6HR MIN TEMP:  84; 6HR MAX TEMP:  93;                                

MONROE         CLOUDY    83  64  52 S5        30.01R                  
6HR MIN TEMP:  82; 6HR MAX TEMP:  93;                                

WADESBORO      CLOUDY    87  68  53 SE6       30.00R                  
6HR MIN TEMP:  87; 6HR MAX TEMP:  93;                                

ROCKINGHAM     FAIR      88  66  48 S5        30.01R                  
6HR MIN TEMP:  88; 6HR MAX TEMP:  92;                                

ASHEVILLE      MOCLDY    79  70  74 S6        30.11S                  
6HR MIN TEMP:  79; 6HR MAX TEMP:  86; 6HR PCP: TRACE;                


Current Temperatures, Dewpoint, RH, Wind, Regional Obs, Surface 4-Panel


Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in South Carolina
Based on observations at 800pm EDT, Sunday July 15, 2018

Across South Carolina...temperatures are near 85 degrees west, near 89 degrees central, and near 83 degrees east. Current sky conditions are fair west, mostly cloudy central, and fair east. In the west, relative humidity is near 63%, and the dew point is near 71 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 49%, and the dew point is near 68 degrees. In the east, relative humidity is near 60%, and the dew point is near 68 degrees. The livestock heat stress category is danger west, danger central, and no stress east. Winds are from the south at 6 mph west, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the west at 6 mph central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the south at 9 mph east, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 89 degrees at Darlington, Columbia Owens Field, and Columbia Airport. The lowest temperature is 82 degrees at North Myrtle Beach and Myrtle Beach.


Current NOWCAST not available:
Nowcasts are not issued routinely during fair weather. Only when
precipitation or other significant weather is occuring in this county will these
forecasts be issued. Currently, there is no short term forecast in effect.

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Hazardous Weather Outlook For ANDERSON County,SC

653 AM EDT Sun Jul 15 2018

 DAY ONE  Today and Tonight.

Scattered to numerous thunderstorms will develop this afternoon and
evening. The main threats will be cloud-to-ground lightning and gusty
winds, as well as brief heavy downpours. An isolated strong to severe
storm is possible as well, with damaging wind gusts and localized
flooding the greatest concern.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Monday through Saturday.

 .Monday  No hazardous weather is expected at this time.
 .Tuesday  No hazardous weather is expected at this time.
 .Wednesday  No hazardous weather is expected at this time.
 .Thursday  No hazardous weather is expected at this time.
 .Friday  No hazardous weather is expected at this time.
 .Saturday  No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

None.

NWS Severe Weather Map , Convective Outlook


7-Day Forecast For ANDERSON County, SC
Issued at 749 PM EDT Sun Jul 15 2018

TONIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 70s. South winds around 5 mph. Chance of rain 20 percent.

MONDAY
Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Humid with highs in the upper 80s. Southwest winds around 5 mph. Chance of rain 50 percent.

MONDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. lows in the lower 70s. Southwest winds around 5 mph. Chance of rain 50 percent.

TUESDAY
Partly sunny with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Humid with highs around 90. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 50 percent.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening. lows in the lower 70s. West winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 50 percent.

WEDNESDAY
Mostly sunny. A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the upper 80s. Chance of rain 30 percent.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows around 70. Chance of rain 40 percent.

THURSDAY
Partly sunny. Highs in the upper 80s.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy. Lows around 70.

FRIDAY
Mostly sunny in the morning, then becoming partly sunny. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 80s. Chance of rain 40 percent.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 70s. Chance of rain 40 percent.

SATURDAY
Partly sunny. A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the morning, then showers and thunderstorms likely in the afternoon. Highs in the upper 80s. Chance of rain 60 percent.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy. Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly in the evening. Lows in the lower 70s. Chance of rain 60 percent.

SUNDAY
Partly sunny with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 80s. Chance of rain 40 percent.

12-48 Hr Surface Forecast Maps, TWC 4-Panel Surface Forecast, Fire Danger, Day 1 Precip, Day 2 Precip, Days 1-5 Precip, Severe Weather Pot.-Day 1, Day 2


Medium & Long Range Outlook For South Carolina
                           S CAROLINA                                                                     
                 ---------------------------------------------
                 6 TO 10 DAY  8 TO 14 DAY   30 DAY    90 DAY 
                   JUL 21-25    JUL 23-29    JUL       JUL-SEP                      
                 -----------  -----------  --------  ---------
   Temperature:      Below       Normal      Above      Above                      
 Precipitation:      Above        Above     Normal     Normal                      

....  Medium and long range outlooks provided by NCEP/K. Thomas Priddy
5 Day Rainfall Forecast, 6 to 10 Day , 8 to 14 Day , Text, 30-Day Outook, 90-Day Outook, 120-Day Outlook
Almanac Information

Sunday July 15, 2018 the 196th Day of Year

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SUN
Declination 21.370000
Distance 0.999715 AU
Rise 06:24 EDT Set 20:36 EDT
Transit Meridian 13:30 EDT
Civil Twilight Begins 05:57 EDT Ends 21:03 EDT

Calculations made for central point in the state.
Time in ET -- and will vary due to location and
elevation -- Priddy


Historical Weather And Climate Facts For Today

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JULY 15TH...HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
...1916...
A dying South Atlantic Coast storm produced torrential rains in the
southern Appalachian Mountains. Altapass NC was drenched with more than 22
inches of rain, a 24 hour rainfall record for the state. Flooding resulted
in considerable damage, particularly to railroads. (David Ludlum)
...1954...
The temperature at Balcony Falls VA soared to 110 degrees to establish a
state record. (The Weather Channel)
...1983...
The Big Thompson Creek in Colorado flooded for the second time in seven
years, claiming three lives, and filling the town of Estes Park with eight
to ten feet of water. (The Weather Channel)
...1987...
Unseasonably cool weather spread into the south central and eastern U.S.
Fifteen cities reported record low temperatures for the date, including
Houghton Lake MI with a reading of 37 degrees. The high temperature for the
date of 58 degrees at Flint MI was their coolest of record for July.
Thunderstorms spawned several tornadoes in Illinois and Indiana, injuring a
cow near Donovan IL. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data)
...1988...
Twenty-six cities east of the Mississippi River reported record high
temperatures for the date. Charleston WV established an all-time record
high with a reading of 103 degrees, and Chicago IL reported a record fifth
day of 100 degree heat for the year. A severe thunderstorm moving across
Omaha NE and the Council Bluffs area of west central Iowa spawned three
tornadoes which injured 88 persons, and also produced high winds which
injured 18 others. Winds at the Omaha Eppley Airport reached 92 mph. Damage
from the storm was estimated at 43 million dollars. (Storm Data) (The
National Weather Summary)
...1989...
Thunderstorms drenched Kansas City MO with 4.16 inches of rain, a record
for the date. Two and a half inches of rain deluged the city between Noon
and 1 PM. Afternoon thunderstorms in South Carolina deluged Williamstown
with six inches of rain in ninety minutes, including four inches in little
more than half an hour. (The National Weather Summary)(Storm Data)


Ag Weather Center, Department of Biosystems & Agricultural Engineering, University of Kentucky