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Sprawling Storm System Bringing Impactful Weather To Western and Central U.S. Through Midweek

A large storm system will extend from the West Coast to the Great Lakes during the next couple days bringing hazardous weather to many parts of the country. Heavy snow is expected in the higher terrain of the West, along with very strong winds. Snow and ice will disrupt travel in parts of the Midwest, and heavy rain could cause widespread flooding in the Mississippi Valley and Great Lakes. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Columbia, Columbia Regional Airport (KCOU)

Lat: 38.82°NLon: 92.22°WElev: 889ft.

Mostly Cloudy

63°F

17°C

Humidity 78%
Wind Speed S 17 G 26 mph
Barometer 29.80 in (1008.7 mb)
Dewpoint 56°F (13°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 19 Feb 9:54 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Columbia MO

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before noon, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 4pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 69. Breezy, with a south wind 16 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Breezy

    High: 69 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Cloudy, with a low around 60. South wind around 16 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 60 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Temperature rising to near 67 by 8am, then falling to around 50 during the remainder of the day. South wind 10 to 15 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 28 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Showers

    High: 67 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Rain, freezing rain, and sleet before 4am, then a chance of snow and sleet between 4am and 5am, then a chance of snow after 5am.  Low around 25. North wind 11 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. Little or no ice accumulation expected.  New snow and sleet accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Rain then
    Chance Wintry
    Mix

    Low: 25 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of snow after noon, mixing with rain after 3pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 35. North wind 9 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 35 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A slight chance of rain and snow before 8pm, then a slight chance of sleet between 8pm and 10pm, then a chance of freezing rain after 10pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 27. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Slight Chance
    Wintry Mix
    then Chance
    Freezing Rain

    Low: 27 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A slight chance of freezing rain before 10am, then a slight chance of rain between 10am and noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 43. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Freezing
    Rain then
    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 43 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Rain likely before 2am, then rain and snow likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Chance Rain
    then
    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    Low: 35 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of rain and snow before 7am, then a chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Slight
    Chance Rain

    High: 51 °F

Detailed Forecast

Washington's Birthday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before noon, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 4pm. Cloudy, with a high near 69. Breezy, with a south wind 16 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tonight
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a low around 60. South wind around 16 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Temperature rising to near 67 by 8am, then falling to around 50 during the remainder of the day. South wind 10 to 15 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Tuesday Night
Rain, freezing rain, and sleet before 4am, then a chance of snow and sleet between 4am and 5am, then a chance of snow after 5am. Low around 25. North wind 11 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. Little or no ice accumulation expected. New snow and sleet accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Wednesday
A slight chance of snow after noon, mixing with rain after 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 35. North wind 9 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of rain and snow before 8pm, then a slight chance of sleet between 8pm and 10pm, then a chance of freezing rain after 10pm. Cloudy, with a low around 27. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday
A slight chance of freezing rain before 10am, then a slight chance of rain between 10am and noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 43. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday Night
Rain likely before 2am, then rain and snow likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
A chance of rain and snow before 7am, then a chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 55.
Saturday Night
Rain likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 57.
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Point Forecast:
Columbia MO
 38.95°N 92.32°W (Elev. 778 ft)
9:44 am CST Feb 19, 2018
10am CST Feb 19, 2018-6pm CST Feb 25, 2018
 
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