WEATHER ALERT: Severe Thunderstorm Watch west of I-95

Myrtle Beach Area Weather Forecast

Another round of thunderstorms will develop this evening, and there is potential for severe weather. A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH is in effect west of I-95 until 11pm tonight. The main threat for any thunderstorms will be damaging wind gusts to 70 mph and large hail. There is also a small chance for a tornado. A weak cold front pushed into the area yesterday and has stalled. The front will move back northward as a warm front this evening, with the chance for thunderstorms. A cold front will move through on Wednesday, bringing another slight chance for a thunderstorm. High temperatures will stay in the 70s and 80s today and Wednesday, then much cooler weather will move in Wednesday night with temperatures dropping into the 40s. It will be much cooler Thursday but high temperatures will be in the 70s by Friday. A strong cold front will move through Friday night with showers and thunderstorms that may linger into early Saturday morning. It will be cool over the weekend with highs in the 60s and 70s.

Tonight, partly cloudy and warm with scat’d thunderstorms. Lows 62-64 inland, 64-66 beaches.

Wednesday, partly sunny with a slight chance for a thunderstorm. Highs 75-80.

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