Active Week Of Severe Weather Possible Over Portions Of The Plains

Severe thunderstorms will be possible over portions of the Plains each afternoon and evening this week. The main threats with these storms are expected to be large hail, damaging winds, and a few tornadoes. Locally heavy rainfall could pose a risk for some flooding concerns particularly over portions of the Great Plains and Mississippi Valley.
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Current conditions at

Columbia, Jim Hamilton L.B. Owens Downtown Airport (KCUB)

Lat: 33.97°NLon: 80.99°WElev: 210ft.

Fair

19°C

67°F

Humidity 81%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 1021.6 mb (30.18 in)
Dewpoint 16°C (61°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 26 May 4:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Columbia SC

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 32. South wind 5 to 11 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 32 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 19. South wind 5 to 11 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 19 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 32. Light and variable wind becoming southeast 6 to 11 km/h in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 32 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 18. Southeast wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming calm  after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 18 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 30. Northeast wind 5 to 13 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 30 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than 1 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 21 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 29 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 20 °C

  • Memorial
    Day

    Memorial Day: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 29 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 32. South wind 5 to 11 km/h.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 19. South wind 5 to 11 km/h.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 32. Light and variable wind becoming southeast 6 to 11 km/h in the morning.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 18. Southeast wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming calm after midnight.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 30. Northeast wind 5 to 13 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than 1 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Memorial Day
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 29. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 29. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Columbia SC
 34°N 81.05°W (Elev. 72 m)
1:50 am EDT May 26, 2016
5am EDT May 26, 2016-6pm EDT Jun 1, 2016
 
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