Significant Storm Systems To Impact Both The Northern Plains and The Carolinas

A strong low pressure system will bring very strong winds and blizzard conditions to portions of the Northern Plains today into tonight. Winds gusting over 60 mph at times may cause whiteout conditions. A second low pressure system is forecast to intensify rapidly off the U.S east coast bringing strong winds, heavy rainfall, and coastal flooding to the Carolina's.
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Current conditions at

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

Lat: 34°NLon: -81.05°WElev: 210ft.

Fair

53°F

12°C

Humidity 30%
Wind Speed N 8 mph
Barometer 29.96 in (1014.3 mb)
Dewpoint 22°F (-6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill50°F (10°C)
Last update 7 Feb 3:53 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Columbia SC

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 35. Northwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming west after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 35 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of rain, mainly after 4pm.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 55. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    Rain

    High: 55 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of rain before 7pm, then a chance of showers between 7pm and 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 33. West wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 33 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 46. West wind 10 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 46 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 27. West wind 10 to 13 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 27 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 45.

    Sunny

    High: 45 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 23.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 23 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 43.

    Sunny

    High: 43 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 26.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 26 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 35. Northwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming west after midnight.
Monday
A chance of rain, mainly after 4pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 55. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Monday Night
A chance of rain before 7pm, then a chance of showers between 7pm and 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 33. West wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 46. West wind 10 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 27. West wind 10 to 13 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 45.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 23.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 43.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 26.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 50.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 52.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 30.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 45.
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Point Forecast:
Columbia SC
 34°N 81.05°W (Elev. 236 ft)
2:23 pm EST Feb 7, 2016
4pm EST Feb 7, 2016-6pm EST Feb 14, 2016
 
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