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Severe Thunderstorms in the South/Central Plains and Mississippi Valley

Severe thunderstorms are forecast for the South/Central Plains and Mississippi Valley this afternoon and evening; with an enhanced threat, including a chance for tornadoes, in the ArkLaTex area. High fire danger caused by hot and dry conditions, and strong winds continue in the southern Plains; while an active weather pattern keeps conditions wet with heavy mountain snows out west. Read More >

Current conditions at

Columbus / Bakalar (KBAK)

Lat: 39.27°NLon: 85.9°WElev: 656ft.

Mostly Cloudy and Breezy

73°F

23°C

Humidity 50%
Wind Speed SW 22 G 30 mph
Barometer 30.11 in
Dewpoint 54°F (12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 24 Mar 3:45 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Columbus IN

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. Breezy, with a south southwest wind around 21 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    and Breezy

    High: 75 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. South southeast wind 5 to 9 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 55 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. South wind 7 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 73 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 8pm.  Low around 55. South southeast wind 8 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers

    Low: 55 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 8am, then showers likely.  High near 65. South wind 9 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers

    High: 65 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 50 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A slight chance of showers between 8am and 2pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 71 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then rain and possibly a thunderstorm between 8pm and 2am, then a chance of rain after 2am.  Low around 53. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    Low: 53 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly before 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 65.

    Chance Rain

    High: 65 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. Breezy, with a south southwest wind around 21 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. South southeast wind 5 to 9 mph.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. South wind 7 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 8pm. Low around 55. South southeast wind 8 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 8am, then showers likely. High near 65. South wind 9 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Monday
A slight chance of showers between 8am and 2pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then rain and possibly a thunderstorm between 8pm and 2am, then a chance of rain after 2am. Low around 53. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly before 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 65.
Tuesday Night
A 10 percent chance of rain before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 63.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67.
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Point Forecast:
Columbus IN
 39.2°N 85.92°W (Elev. 600 ft)
3:29 pm EDT Mar 24, 2017
4pm EDT Mar 24, 2017-6pm EDT Mar 30, 2017
 
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