Severe Thunderstorms and Heavy Rain Possible Central Plains; Hot in the Southwest

Strong thunderstorms with damaging wind and hail are possible across the central Plains through Wednesday. Meanwhile, 100 degree heat continues across the Southwest into the Inter-mountain West.
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Current conditions at

Columbus/West Point/Starkville, Golden Triangle Regional Airport (KGTR)

Lat: 33.45°NLon: 88.58°WElev: 266ft.

Fair

81°F

27°C

Humidity 51%
Wind Speed N 5 mph
Barometer 29.96 in
Dewpoint 61°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index82°F (28°C)
Last update 29 Jun 8:15 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Columbus Air Force Base MS

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 66. North northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 66 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 93. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 93 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 68. North northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 68 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. Calm wind becoming north northwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 94 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 72 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 96. Calm wind becoming north northwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 96 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. North northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 74 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 96. Southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 96 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. South southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 76 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 66. North northeast wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 93. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 68. North northeast wind around 5 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. Calm wind becoming north northwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 96. Calm wind becoming north northwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. North northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 96. Southwest wind around 5 mph.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. South southwest wind around 5 mph.
Independence Day
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 95.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 76.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 94.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 76.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 97.
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Point Forecast:
Columbus Air Force Base MS
 33.63°N 88.46°W
7:15 pm CDT Jun 29, 2016
8pm CDT Jun 29, 2016-6pm CDT Jul 6, 2016
 
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