Showers, storms in area today


Afternoon highs looks to stay in the lower and mid 80s, while lows range from the upper 50s to lower 60s. With the words "so far" bring operative.

Unfortunately for some parts of the Mid-South, that rain could fall on Easter Sunday.

However some areas will run the risk of isolated showers and maybe even a thunderstorm - especially in northwest and south Alabama. Scattered showers or thunderstorms are expected with a stronger storm possible.

Monday, there is a 60 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1 p.m., the weather service said. Right now the best chance of rain will be Monday night through Tuesday as another frontal boundary swings through. A light and variable wind will become south 15 to 20 miles per hour in the morning, with winds gusting as high as 30 miles per hour.

View the current weather conditions at The Washington Post.

The cold front that these showers are associated with will stall out to the north of the Mid-South near the Kentucky/Tennessee border, delaying those showers and thunderstorms from reaching our area.

WEDNESDAY: Mostly cloudy skies and scattered rain showers continue, with a high temperature of 78 degrees. Temperatures will soar into the upper 70s this afternoon.

Tomorrow night, the storm threat moves to the east, setting up for a quiet night, with lows in the 30s and 40s, and decreasing clouds.

Monday: Mostly cloudy. Wind: E 5-10.

Tonight: Showers and storms ending, mostly cloudy. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

High pressure over the northeastern part of the country will dominate the weather across SC this weekend.

The high temperature forecast Sunday in Rock Hill is 82 degrees.

Tuesday. Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.

Saturday night: A 70 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, low around 53. Rain chances return for Wednesday and possibly early Thursday.