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  • Pleasant weather to start the week

    Pleasant weather to start the week

    Monday, June 26 2017 2:59 AM EDT2017-06-26 06:59:17 GMT

    The summertime feels take a break for a few days as unseasonably dry air makes a return!

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    The summertime feels take a break for a few days as unseasonably dry air makes a return!

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  • Drier/more comfortable days ahead Sunday & next week

    Drier/more comfortable days ahead Sunday & next week

    Sunday, June 25 2017 1:44 PM EDT2017-06-25 17:44:32 GMT

    Drier air FINALLY works into the region Sunday into next week.

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    Drier air FINALLY works into the region Sunday into next week.

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  • Afternoon and evening rain and storms possible

    Afternoon and evening rain and storms possible

    Saturday, June 24 2017 4:22 PM EDT2017-06-24 20:22:01 GMT

    The unsettled weather finally comes to a close later this weekend after one final round of storms this afternoon.

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    The unsettled weather finally comes to a close later this weekend after one final round of storms this afternoon.

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  • Remnants of Cindy spawn storm threat this evening

    Remnants of Cindy spawn storm threat this evening

    Friday, June 23 2017 2:34 PM EDT2017-06-23 18:34:21 GMT

    The remnants of Cindy will continue to impact the weather into Saturday across the region.

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    The remnants of Cindy will continue to impact the weather into Saturday across the region.

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  • Cindy pushes inland bringing rainy weather to the Carolinas

    Cindy pushes inland bringing rainy weather to the Carolinas

    Thursday, June 22 2017 3:25 PM EDT2017-06-22 19:25:59 GMT

    Cindy, downgraded Thursday to a tropical depression, is stealing the headlines, and it will bring unsettled weather to our area into part of the weekend.

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    Cindy, downgraded Thursday to a tropical depression, is stealing the headlines, and it will bring unsettled weather to our area into part of the weekend.

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  • Showers linger into Wednesday, plus watching Cindy

    Showers linger into Wednesday, plus watching Cindy

    Wednesday, June 21 2017 2:19 PM EDT2017-06-21 18:19:20 GMT

    Rain chances continue into the weekend as we watch Tropical Cindy affect the central Gulf Coast. 

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    Rain chances continue into the weekend as we watch Tropical Cindy affect the central Gulf Coast. 

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  • Tropical Storm Cindy forms, how it could impact us

    Tropical Storm Cindy forms, how it could impact us

    Tuesday, June 20 2017 5:55 PM EDT2017-06-20 21:55:34 GMT

    Tropical Storm Cindy has developed in the Gulf of Mexico, packing 40 mph winds and is barely moving. It will start to push north-northwest tomorrow, and make a landfall somewhere between Texas and Louisiana on Thursday. 

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    Tropical Storm Cindy has developed in the Gulf of Mexico, packing 40 mph winds and is barely moving. It will start to push north-northwest tomorrow, and make a landfall somewhere between Texas and Louisiana on Thursday. 

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  • Showers and storms linger, plus watching the tropics

    Tuesday, June 20 2017 9:29 AM EDT2017-06-20 13:29:46 GMT

    A chance for storms will stay with us for much of the week, as we watch the Gulf of Mexico for tropical development. We could see some moisture from the potential tropical system by late week and the weekend. 

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    A chance for storms will stay with us for much of the week, as we watch the Gulf of Mexico for tropical development. We could see some moisture from the potential tropical system by late week and the weekend. 

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  • Storms continue on Monday while the tropics heat up

    Storms continue on Monday while the tropics heat up

    Monday, June 19 2017 10:08 AM EDT2017-06-19 14:08:22 GMT

    Storm chances continue for the first part of the week while attention remains on the tropics for Friday and the weekend.

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    Storm chances continue for the first part of the week while attention remains on the tropics for Friday and the weekend.

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  • TROPICS WATCH: Two tropical disturbances could become named storms soon

    TROPICS WATCH: Two tropical disturbances could become named storms soon

    Monday, June 19 2017 6:19 AM EDT2017-06-19 10:19:10 GMT

    Hurricane season is officially underway, and lots of activity is already happening in the Atlantic Basin Two different disturbances have the potential of becoming named storms, so it is possible that we could have Tropical Storms "Bret" and "Cindy" within the next week. 

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    Hurricane season is officially underway, and lots of activity is already happening in the Atlantic Basin Two different disturbances have the potential of becoming named storms, so it is possible that we could have Tropical Storms "Bret" and "Cindy" within the next week. 

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  • A warm muggy Father's Day with afternoon storms

    A warm muggy Father's Day with afternoon storms

    Sunday, June 18 2017 3:48 PM EDT2017-06-18 19:48:47 GMT

    The weather remains generally unsettled into next week, with extra uncertainty in the tropics.

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    The weather remains generally unsettled into next week, with extra uncertainty in the tropics.

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  • Hot and muggy weekend, afternoon storms possible

    Hot and muggy weekend, afternoon storms possible

    Saturday, June 17 2017 4:20 PM EDT2017-06-17 20:20:10 GMT

    The chance for afternoon storms, along with high heat and humidity, will linger into Father’s Day weekend. Plus we’re watching for the development of “Bret” in the Gulf of Mexico late this weekend. 

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    The chance for afternoon storms, along with high heat and humidity, will linger into Father’s Day weekend. Plus we’re watching for the development of “Bret” in the Gulf of Mexico late this weekend. 

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  • Stormy, hot and humid Friday

    Stormy, hot and humid Friday

    Friday, June 16 2017 10:47 AM EDT2017-06-16 14:47:19 GMT

    Storm chances gradually build into the Father’s Day weekend, and we’re watching the tropics. 

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    Storm chances gradually build into the Father’s Day weekend, and we’re watching the tropics. 

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  • Doc

    Doc

    Thursday, June 15 2017 5:52 PM EDT2017-06-15 21:52:54 GMT

     For Fox's Four Legged Friends this week I chose Doc! He is one of the lovable big dogs at Greenville County Animal Care, and they have many like Doc who need good homes! Betty Starr from Animal Care says: Here is Doc, a handsome guy that loves ice cream, kids and wants nothing to do but snuggle with you.

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     For Fox's Four Legged Friends this week I chose Doc! He is one of the lovable big dogs at Greenville County Animal Care, and they have many like Doc who need good homes! Betty Starr from Animal Care says: Here is Doc, a handsome guy that loves ice cream, kids and wants nothing to do but snuggle with you.

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  • Could "Bret" form over the next 5 days?

    Could "Bret" form over the next 5 days?

    Thursday, June 15 2017 1:35 PM EDT2017-06-15 17:35:49 GMT
    National Hurricane Center 5-Day OutlookNational Hurricane Center 5-Day Outlook

    We could be looking at the next tropical system developing somewhere in the southern Gulf of Mexico toward the Yucatan toward this weekend and early next week. It would be named Bret if it becomes the next named system. National Hurricane Center is giving the area of disturbed weather a 50% chance of becoming tropical over the next 5 days, so we have a while to keep an eye on this! Models have been playing around with where it could go. Canadian model wants to take it into the Flori...

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    We could be looking at the next tropical system developing somewhere in the southern Gulf of Mexico toward the Yucatan toward this weekend and early next week. It would be named Bret if it becomes the next named system. National Hurricane Center is giving the area of disturbed weather a 50% chance of becoming tropical over the next 5 days, so we have a while to keep an eye on this! Models have been playing around with where it could go. Canadian model wants to take it into the Flori...

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  • Hot and stormy pattern continues

    Hot and stormy pattern continues

    Thursday, June 15 2017 11:54 AM EDT2017-06-15 15:54:46 GMT

    Today brings a continuation of thunderstorm chances to the forecast, mainly in the afternoon and early evening. Gusty, perhaps damaging wind will again be possible in the strongest storms. Expect highs in the 80s to near 90 degrees. 

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    Today brings a continuation of thunderstorm chances to the forecast, mainly in the afternoon and early evening. Gusty, perhaps damaging wind will again be possible in the strongest storms. Expect highs in the 80s to near 90 degrees. 

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  • Hot, humid and stormy all week

    Wednesday, June 14 2017 10:42 AM EDT2017-06-14 14:42:10 GMT

    Hot and humid conditions will dominate this week, with the chance for afternoon storms increasing toward this late week and the weekend.

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    Hot and humid conditions will dominate this week, with the chance for afternoon storms increasing toward this late week and the weekend.

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  • Warm and muggy with afternoon storms Tuesday

    Warm and muggy with afternoon storms Tuesday

    Tuesday, June 13 2017 9:25 AM EDT2017-06-13 13:25:19 GMT

    Hot and humid conditions will dominate this week, with the chance for afternoon storms increasing toward this late week and the weekend. 

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    Hot and humid conditions will dominate this week, with the chance for afternoon storms increasing toward this late week and the weekend. 

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  • Space Station flyover tonight

    Monday, June 12 2017 5:15 PM EDT2017-06-12 21:15:03 GMT
    From NASA.orgFrom NASA.org

    The International Space Station will be visible as it flies over the western Carolinas on Monday night. You'll be able to see it around 9:43PM and it will go out of site around 9:47PM. It will look like a bright star moving across the northwestern sky. 

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    The International Space Station will be visible as it flies over the western Carolinas on Monday night. You'll be able to see it around 9:43PM and it will go out of site around 9:47PM. It will look like a bright star moving across the northwestern sky. 

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  • Modest heat/humidity continues as rain chances return this week

    Modest heat/humidity continues as rain chances return this week

    Monday, June 12 2017 9:15 AM EDT2017-06-12 13:15:25 GMT

    Our typical summertime weather pattern is in full swing the next few days with highs in the 80s, a mix of clouds and sunshine, and pop-up afternoon storm chances. 

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    Our typical summertime weather pattern is in full swing the next few days with highs in the 80s, a mix of clouds and sunshine, and pop-up afternoon storm chances. 

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  • Increasing heat/humidity leads to return of summertime rain chances

    Increasing heat/humidity leads to return of summertime rain chances

    Sunday, June 11 2017 5:10 PM EDT2017-06-11 21:10:00 GMT

    Hot weather will remain the story as highs approach 90 degrees into the first part of next week.

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    Hot weather will remain the story as highs approach 90 degrees into the first part of next week.

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  • The heat is ON this weekend

    The heat is ON this weekend

    Saturday, June 10 2017 2:49 PM EDT2017-06-10 18:49:24 GMT

    The heat cranks up going into the weekend! Expect highs to climb back into the low to upper 80s completely dry conditions. 

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    The heat cranks up going into the weekend! Expect highs to climb back into the low to upper 80s completely dry conditions. 

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  • Strawberry Moon Friday night

    Strawberry Moon Friday night

    Friday, June 9 2017 3:57 PM EDT2017-06-09 19:57:30 GMT
    From Jennifer CraineFrom Jennifer Craine
    The moon was completely full this morning, and will be beautiful into tonight! Moonrise occurs at 8:48, and it will look largest as it rises about the horizon.  It's called the Strawberry Moon because of June being the strawberry harvest. Native Americans gave each month's moon a name. Conditions will be mostly clear, so you'll actually be able to see the moon, unlike Thursday night! More >
    The moon was completely full this morning, and will be beautiful into tonight! Moonrise occurs at 8:48, and it will look largest as it rises about the horizon.  It's called the Strawberry Moon because of June being the strawberry harvest. Native Americans gave each month's moon a name. Conditions will be mostly clear, so you'll actually be able to see the moon, unlike Thursday night! More >
  • NO more drought!

    NO more drought!

    Friday, June 9 2017 1:07 PM EDT2017-06-09 17:07:36 GMT

    As of early June, there are currently NO areas experiencing a drought in our viewing area.

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    As of early June, there are currently NO areas experiencing a drought in our viewing area.

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  • Heating up for the weekend

    Heating up for the weekend

    Friday, June 9 2017 9:33 AM EDT2017-06-09 13:33:17 GMT

    The heat cranks up going into the weekend! Expect highs to climb back into the low to upper 80s, with completely dry conditions.

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    The heat cranks up going into the weekend! Expect highs to climb back into the low to upper 80s, with completely dry conditions.

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  • Cooler and comfortable, with a few showers possible

    Cooler and comfortable, with a few showers possible

    Thursday, June 8 2017 9:36 AM EDT2017-06-08 13:36:11 GMT

    Lower humidity and comfortable air stick around a little longer, then a return to the summertime heat is in store for the weekend.

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    Lower humidity and comfortable air stick around a little longer, then a return to the summertime heat is in store for the weekend.

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  • Cooler more comfortable Wednesday with lingering rain chances

    Cooler more comfortable Wednesday with lingering rain chances

    Wednesday, June 7 2017 6:45 AM EDT2017-06-07 10:45:03 GMT

    Lingering showers from last night will gradually dissipate throughout the morning, mainly south of I-85, but be sure to check radar before leaving the house. 

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    Lingering showers from last night will gradually dissipate throughout the morning, mainly south of I-85, but be sure to check radar before leaving the house. 

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  • Lingering showers Tuesday with drier days ahead

    Tuesday, June 6 2017 10:08 AM EDT2017-06-06 14:08:26 GMT

    Showers and t-storms will remain in the forecast through Tuesday, then clearing is expected for the rest of the week. Humidity levels will drop significantly, so it will feel a lot nicer outside.

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    Showers and t-storms will remain in the forecast through Tuesday, then clearing is expected for the rest of the week. Humidity levels will drop significantly, so it will feel a lot nicer outside.

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  • The week begins with storm potential

    The week begins with storm potential

    Monday, June 5 2017 9:10 AM EDT2017-06-05 13:10:27 GMT

    Showers and storms kick off the week, but gradually improving weather will be the highlight from Wednesday onward.

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    Showers and storms kick off the week, but gradually improving weather will be the highlight from Wednesday onward.

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