A Winter Storm Watch for Sunday has been issued in an area that could include Lexington County. Heavy mixed – icy rain- precipitation is possible late Saturday night thru late Sunday night, according to the National Weather Service. Click for a link to the National Weather Service-Columbia
NWS-Columbia latest forecast below:
Saturday Night Rain, mainly after 1 am. Low around 28. Northeast wind 8 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Sunday – Freezing rain before noon, then rain or freezing rain between noon and 2 pm, then rain likely after 2 pm. High near 34. Breezy, with an east northeast wind 16 to 21 mph decreasing to 8 to 13 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Sunday Night Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. Monday (M.L.King Day) Sunny, with a high near 42. Monday Night Mostly clear, with a low around 17.