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Severe Thunderstorms With Heavy Rain Possible In The Upper Midwest; Excessive Heat For Central U.S.

Several rounds of strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible from the northern Plains and upper Midwest to the Great Lakes through Friday. Damaging winds, large hail, and flooding will be the primary threats with these storms. Excessive heat will grip the central Plains with heat indices approaching 105 to 110 degrees. Very hot and humid conditions are likely to expand into the Mid Atlantic. Read More >

Current conditions at

Columbia, Columbia Regional Airport (KCOU)

Lat: 38.82°NLon: 92.22°WElev: 889ft.

Fair

97°F

36°C

Humidity 39%
Wind Speed SW 13 mph
Barometer 29.89 in (1010.8 mb)
Dewpoint 68°F (20°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index102°F (39°C)
Last update 21 Jul 5:54 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Columbia MO

Excessive Heat Warning until July 22, 08:00pm
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Excessive Heat Warning
  •  
    Excessive Heat Warning until July 22, 08:00pm

    NOW until
    8:00pm Sat

    Excessive Heat Warning

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 77. South wind 6 to 9 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 77 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm.  Sunny and hot, with a high near 100. Heat index values as high as 111. Southwest wind 8 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 100 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 7pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. West wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 74 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 92. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 92 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. Light and variable wind.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 69 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 89.

    Sunny

    High: 89 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 69.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 69 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 86 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Clear, with a low around 77. South wind 6 to 9 mph.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Sunny and hot, with a high near 100. Heat index values as high as 111. Southwest wind 8 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. West wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 92. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. Light and variable wind.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 89.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 70.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 92.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 73.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 94.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 72.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 89.
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Point Forecast:
Columbia MO
 38.95°N 92.32°W (Elev. 778 ft)
5:45 pm CDT Jul 21, 2017
6pm CDT Jul 21, 2017-6pm CDT Jul 28, 2017
 
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