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Heavy rain and flash flooding possible in portions of the Southwest this weekend

An upper-level low in the Southwest U.S. will act as a trigger for thunderstorms this weekend. The area of greatest concern is in New Mexico, southeast Utah and portions of southern Colorado. Storms will be slow moving and could bring several rounds of rain to the same areas. Rainfall amounts may exceed 3 inches in localized areas. Flash Flood Watches are in effect. Read More >

Current conditions at

Columbia - Jim Hamilton L.B. Owens Airport (KCUB)

Lat: 33.97°NLon: 80.99°WElev: 210ft.

A Few Clouds

85°F

29°C

Humidity 61%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.97 in (1014.4 mb)
Dewpoint 70°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index90°F (32°C)
Last update 19 Aug 9:53 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Columbia SC

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 75. Calm wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 75 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 96. Heat index values as high as 100. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 96 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. Southeast wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 75 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 92. Calm wind becoming east around 6 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 92 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. Southeast wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 75 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 11am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 95. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 95 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 75.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 75 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 95. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 95 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 74 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 75. Calm wind.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 96. Heat index values as high as 100. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. Southeast wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Monday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 92. Calm wind becoming east around 6 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. Southeast wind 3 to 6 mph.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 11am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 95. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 75.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 95. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 90. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 88.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 70.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.
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Point Forecast:
Columbia SC
 34°N 81.05°W (Elev. 236 ft)
8:32 pm EDT Aug 19, 2017
10pm EDT Aug 19, 2017-6pm EDT Aug 26, 2017
 
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