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Isolated Severe Thunderstorms and Heavy Rain Expected

A few severe thunderstorms are expected across west Texas and eastern New Mexico into Tuesday morning. More strong storms are possible for parts of Kansas and southern Iowa, northern Missouri and west central Illinois. Heavy rain with localized flash flooding is possible across parts of Kansas and Oklahoma.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Columbus, Columbus Municipal Airport (KOLU)

Lat: 41.45°NLon: 97.33°WElev: 1444ft.

Overcast

55°F

13°C

Humidity 77%
Wind Speed NE 8 mph
Barometer 30.08 in
Dewpoint 48°F (9°C)
Visibility 8.00 mi
Wind Chill53°F (12°C)
Last update 4 May 8:55 pm CDT

Extended Forecast

  • Tonight

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 56 °F

  • Tuesday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 77 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    Low: 60 °F

  • Wednesday

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 73 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 80%

    Thunderstorms

    Low: 61 °F

  • Thursday

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 76 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 53 °F

  • Friday

    Chance Thunderstorms

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 70 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Thunderstorms Likely

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    Low: 53 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a low around 56. East northeast wind around 8 mph. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. East wind 7 to 14 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. South southeast wind 13 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a high near 73. Breezy, with a south southeast wind 14 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms. Low around 61. Breezy, with a south southeast wind around 21 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70.
Saturday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45.
Monday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 65.
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Point Forecast:
Columbus NE
 41.44°N 97.36°W (Elev. 1450 ft)
7:05 pm CDT May 4, 2015
10pm CDT May 4, 2015-6pm CDT May 11, 2015
 
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