Madeline slowly moving away from Hawaii as Lester approaches; Hermine gaining strength as it moves towards Florida

The National Hurricane Center has issued a Hurricane Warning, Tropical Storm Warning, Hurricane Watch and Tropical Storm Watch for parts of the Southeastern United States as Hermine churns in the eastern Gulf of Mexico. Meanwhile, the Central Pacific Hurricane Center tracks Madeline and Lester. Read More >

Current conditions at

Columbia, Jim Hamilton L.B. Owens Downtown Airport (KCUB)

Lat: 33.97°NLon: 80.99°WElev: 210ft.

Fair

74°F

23°C

Humidity 91%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.93 in (1013.1 mb)
Dewpoint 71°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 1 Sep 1:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Columbia SC

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Patchy fog after 4am.  Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 72. Calm wind.

    Patchy Fog

    Low: 72 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm.  Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Calm wind becoming southwest around 6 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Patchy Fog
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 93 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. South wind 3 to 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 74 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  High near 83. Light southeast wind becoming east 9 to 14 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 2 and 3 inches possible.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 83 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Windy, with an east wind 28 to 33 mph becoming north 18 to 23 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 43 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Windy

    Low: 69 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 87.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 87 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 66.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 66 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 89.

    Sunny

    High: 89 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 66.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 66 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Patchy fog after 4am. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 72. Calm wind.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Calm wind becoming southwest around 6 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. South wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. High near 83. Light southeast wind becoming east 9 to 14 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 2 and 3 inches possible.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Windy, with an east wind 28 to 33 mph becoming north 18 to 23 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 43 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 87.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 89.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 66.
Labor Day
Sunny, with a high near 89.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 68.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 92.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 70.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 93.
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Point Forecast:
Columbia SC
 34°N 81.05°W (Elev. 236 ft)
10:01 pm EDT Aug 31, 2016
2am EDT Sep 1, 2016-6pm EDT Sep 7, 2016
 
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