Severe Storms Continue Over the Central Mississippi Valley

Severe thunderstorms with damaging winds, large hail and isolated tornadoes will continue over the central and lower Mississippi Valley. Heavy rain with localized flash flooding remains possible over the central Appalachians and lower Mississippi Valley. Heavy snow and cold temperatures continue from the central Plains to the northern Rockies.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Columbus, Port Columbus International Airport (KCMH)

Lat: 40°NLon: 82.88°WElev: 814ft.

Overcast

62°F

17°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed S 8 mph
Barometer 29.95 in (1014.2 mb)
Dewpoint 61°F (16°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Last update 1 May 10:51 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Columbus OH

  • Today

    Today: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 71. West wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 71 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely between 8pm and 2am, then a chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a low around 54. West wind 3 to 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 54 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers, mainly before 8am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63. Northwest wind around 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Sunny

    High: 63 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A slight chance of showers before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. North wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 47 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 65. Northwest wind around 7 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 65 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 49.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 49 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers after 7am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 69. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 69 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 46 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers after 10am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 62. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 62 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Cloudy, with a high near 71. West wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely between 8pm and 2am, then a chance of showers. Cloudy, with a low around 54. West wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday
A chance of showers, mainly before 8am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63. Northwest wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Monday Night
A slight chance of showers before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. North wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 65. Northwest wind around 7 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Wednesday
A chance of showers after 7am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 69. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
A chance of showers after 10am. Partly sunny, with a high near 62. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Friday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 63. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 65.
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Point Forecast:
Columbus OH
 39.98°N 83°W (Elev. 784 ft)
8:15 am EDT May 1, 2016
11am EDT May 1, 2016-6pm EDT May 7, 2016
 
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