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Severe Thunderstorms With Heavy Rain Possible from the Upper Midwest to the Mid-Atlantic; Excessive Heat For Central U.S.

Storms will move from the Upper Great Lakes to the Ohio Valley/Lower Great Lakes into the northern Mid-Atlantic through the day. Damaging winds, large hail, and flooding will be the primary threats with these storms. Excessive heat warnings and heat advisories are in place for states in the Central Plains, the Southeast, and the Mid-Atlantic. Localized flash flooding may occur in the Southwest. Read More >

Current conditions at

Columbia, Columbia Metropolitan Airport (KCAE)

Lat: 33.94°NLon: 81.12°WElev: 233ft.

Partly Cloudy

84°F

29°C

Humidity 70%
Wind Speed W 5 mph
Barometer 30.04 in (1016.6 mb)
Dewpoint 73°F (23°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index90°F (32°C)
Last update 22 Jul 9:56 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

West Columbia SC

Heat Advisory July 22, 12:00pm until July 22, 06:00pm
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Heat Advisory
  • Today

    Today: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm.  Sunny and hot, with a high near 97. Heat index values as high as 110. Southwest wind 5 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 97 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm.  Mostly clear, with a low around 77. Southwest wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 77 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm.  Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 97. Heat index values as high as 105. Southwest wind 7 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 97 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 77. Southwest wind 7 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 77 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 94. Southwest wind 6 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 94 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 76 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 94. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 94 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 76 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 90. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Sunny and hot, with a high near 97. Heat index values as high as 110. Southwest wind 5 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm. Mostly clear, with a low around 77. Southwest wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 97. Heat index values as high as 105. Southwest wind 7 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 77. Southwest wind 7 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 94. Southwest wind 6 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 94. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 90. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 92.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 75.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 94.
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Point Forecast:
West Columbia SC
 34°N 81.08°W (Elev. 233 ft)
4:32 am EDT Jul 22, 2017
10am EDT Jul 22, 2017-6pm EDT Jul 28, 2017
 
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