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Severe weather possible across parts of Plains, Ohio Valley and mid-Atlantic to New England

The NWS Storm Prediction Center is forecasting a risk of severe thunderstorms Wednesday afternoon and evening across parts of the central and southern Plains, the Ohio Valley and the mid-Atlantic into New England. Damaging winds and large hail will be the main threats, with an isolated risk of tornadoes across parts of the central and southern Plains.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Columbia, Columbia Regional Airport (KCOU)

Lat: 38.82°NLon: 92.22°WElev: 889ft.

Fair

81°F

27°C

Humidity 42%
Wind Speed N 6 mph
Barometer 30.07 in (1017.6 mb)
Dewpoint 56°F (13°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index81°F (27°C)
Last update 27 May 6:54 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Columbia MO

  • Tonight

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 62 °F

  • Thursday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 82 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 66 °F

  • Friday

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 80 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    Low: 65 °F

  • Saturday

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 73 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 51 °F

  • Sunday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 68 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 52 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4am. Mostly clear, with a low around 62. Calm wind becoming east around 6 mph after midnight.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. East wind 6 to 9 mph becoming south in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. South wind 7 to 9 mph.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 8am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. Southwest wind 7 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Southwest wind 6 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 68.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
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Point Forecast:
Columbia MO
 38.95°N 92.32°W (Elev. 777 ft)
6:27 pm CDT May 27, 2015
8pm CDT May 27, 2015-6pm CDT Jun 3, 2015
 
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