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Heavy Rains and Potential for Flash Floods

Severe thunderstorms with damaging winds and heavy rains will be possible from the Ohio Valley to the Northeast Tuesday. In addition, heavy rains possible in the central Plains and southern Rockies. Heavy rain threat moves into the southern Mid-Atlantic Wednesday. Dry conditions remain out west where isolated dry thunderstorms could exacerbate ongoing fires and start new fires. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Columbus / Bakalar (KBAK)

Lat: 39.27°NLon: 85.9°WElev: 656ft.

Clear

77°F

25°C

Humidity 74%
Wind Speed W 9 mph
Barometer 29.97 in
Dewpoint 68°F (20°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index79°F (26°C)
Last update 22 Aug 9:55 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Columbus IN

  • Today

    Today: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 11am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. West southwest wind 7 to 9 mph.  New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 58. North wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 58 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 79. Calm wind becoming northwest 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 56. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 56 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 76. Calm wind becoming north around 6 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 54.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 54 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 77.

    Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 54.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 54 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 78 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. West southwest wind 7 to 9 mph. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 58. North wind 3 to 6 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 79. Calm wind becoming northwest 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 56. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 76. Calm wind becoming north around 6 mph in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 54.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 77.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
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Point Forecast:
Columbus IN
 39.2°N 85.92°W (Elev. 600 ft)
9:45 am EDT Aug 22, 2017
10am EDT Aug 22, 2017-6pm EDT Aug 28, 2017
 
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