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Severe Thunderstorms With Heavy Rain Possible In The Upper Midwest; Excessive Heat For Central U.S.

Several rounds of strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible from the northern Plains and upper Midwest to the Great Lakes through Friday. Damaging winds, large hail, and flooding will be the primary threats with these storms. Excessive heat will grip the central Plains with heat indices approaching 105 to 110 degrees. Very hot and humid conditions are likely to expand into the Mid Atlantic. Read More >

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 33.97°NLon: 80.99°WElev: 210ft.

Fair

75°F

24°C

Humidity 88%
Wind Speed S 3 mph
Barometer 30.01 in (1015.8 mb)
Dewpoint 71°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 21 Jul 4:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Columbia SC

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 98. Heat index values as high as 106. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Hot

    High: 98 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 77. South wind around 6 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 77 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 98. Heat index values as high as 105. Southwest wind 5 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 98 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 78. Southwest wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 78 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 97. Southwest wind 7 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 97 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 78. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 78 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny and hot, with a high near 97. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 97 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 76 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 94. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 94 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 98. Heat index values as high as 106. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 77. South wind around 6 mph.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 98. Heat index values as high as 105. Southwest wind 5 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 78. Southwest wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 97. Southwest wind 7 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 78. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny and hot, with a high near 97. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 94. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 92. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 90. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Columbia SC
 34°N 81.05°W (Elev. 236 ft)
2:30 am EDT Jul 21, 2017
5am EDT Jul 21, 2017-6pm EDT Jul 27, 2017
 
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