Sumter, SC (29150)

8:57 PM EDT on May 24, 2017 (GMT -0400)
Swan Lake | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Tornado Watch, Flash Flood Watch Active Notice: Flash Flood Watch

Elev 169 ft 33.92 °N, 80.37 °W | Updated 26 seconds ago

Rain
Rain
69.4 °F
Feels Like 69.4 °F
N
3.0
Wind Variable Wind from SE

Today
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--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
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Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.52 in
Visibility 6.0 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds 3900 ft
Mostly Cloudy 7500 ft
Overcast 11000 ft
Dew Point 67 °F
Humidity 93%
Rainfall 0.30 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:14 AM 8:22 PM
Waning Crescent, 1% visible
METAR KSMS 250055Z AUTO 12007KT 6SM -DZ SCT039 BKN075 OVC110 21/20 A2952 RMK AO2
Pressure 29.52 in
Visibility 6.0 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds 3900 ft
Mostly Cloudy 7500 ft
Overcast 11000 ft
Dew Point 67 °F
Humidity 93%
Rainfall 0.30 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:14 AM 8:22 PM
Waning Crescent, 1% visible
METAR KSMS 250055Z AUTO 12007KT 6SM -DZ SCT039 BKN075 OVC110 21/20 A2952 RMK AO2

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Tornado Watch
Issued: 8:43 PM EDT May. 24, 2017 – National Weather Service

Tornado Watch 263 remains in effect until 1100 PM EDT for the
following locations

SC
. South Carolina counties included are

Aiken Bamberg Barnwell
Calhoun Chesterfield Clarendon
Edgefield Kershaw Lee
Lexington Orangeburg Richland
Saluda Sumter


Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 6:03 PM EDT May. 24, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch now in effect until 9 PM EDT this evening...

The Flash Flood Watch is now in effect for

* portions of east central Georgia and central South Carolina,
including the following areas, in east central Georgia, Burke,
Columbia, Lincoln, McDuffie, and Richmond. In central South
Carolina, Aiken, Bamberg, Barnwell, Calhoun, Chesterfield,
Clarendon, Edgefield, Fairfield, Kershaw, Lancaster, Lee,
Lexington, McCormick, Newberry, Orangeburg, Richland, Saluda,
and Sumter.

* Until 9 PM EDT this evening

* abundant moisture combined with an upper-level system and
stalled frontal boundary across the region will result in
numerous showers and thunderstorms through this evening. Heavy
rain will be possible at times across the watch area. Rainfall
amounts up to 2 inches with locally higher amounts are
possible.

* Flooding may occur in low lying and flood prone locations and
especially in some urban areas. In addition, creeks, streams
and rivers may overflow their banks.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should flash flood warnings be issued.