Heat Will Continue in the Southeast and Portions of the West

A very hot and humid airmass will persist over portions of the southeast. Afternoon high temperatures in these areas are forecast to reach 95 to 100 degrees with heat index values ranging from 100 to 110 degrees. Hot temperatures are also expected over portions of the west. A few severe thunderstorms will be possible over the Plains and the Middle Atlantic with heavy rain potential in the south. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Columbia, Columbia Metropolitan Airport (KCAE)

Lat: 33.94°NLon: 81.12°WElev: 233ft.

Partly Cloudy

36°C

96°F

Humidity 43%
Wind Speed SW 9 km/h
Barometer 1013.3 mb (29.94 in)
Dewpoint 21°C (70°F)
Visibility 16 km
Heat Index39°C (103°F)
Last update 27 Jul 4:56 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Chapin SC

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 25. Southwest wind 10 to 13 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 25 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 37. Heat index values as high as 41. Southwest wind 11 to 16 km/h increasing to 18 to 23 km/h in the afternoon.

    Hot

    High: 37 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 24. Southwest wind 10 to 16 km/h.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 24 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 36. Heat index values as high as 39. West wind 11 to 18 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 36 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 24. West wind 8 to 13 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 24 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am.  Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 36. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than 1 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 36 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 24.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 24 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 36. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 36 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 24 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 25. Southwest wind 10 to 13 km/h.
Thursday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 37. Heat index values as high as 41. Southwest wind 11 to 16 km/h increasing to 18 to 23 km/h in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 24. Southwest wind 10 to 16 km/h.
Friday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 36. Heat index values as high as 39. West wind 11 to 18 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 24. West wind 8 to 13 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 36. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than 1 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 24.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 36. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 35. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 34. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 34. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Chapin SC
 34.16°N 81.36°W (Elev. 141 m)
3:19 pm EDT Jul 27, 2016
5pm EDT Jul 27, 2016-6pm EDT Aug 3, 2016
 
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