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Heavy Rains and Potential for Flash Floods

Severe thunderstorms with damaging winds and heavy rains will be possible from the Ohio Valley to the Northeast Tuesday. In addition, heavy rains possible in the central Plains and southern Rockies. Heavy rain threat moves into the southern Mid-Atlantic Wednesday. Dry conditions remain out west where isolated dry thunderstorms could exacerbate ongoing fires and start new fires. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Columbus, Columbus Municipal Airport (KOLU)

Lat: 41.45°NLon: 97.33°WElev: 1444ft.

Partly Cloudy

65°F

18°C

Humidity 97%
Wind Speed NW 6 mph
Barometer 30.04 in (1016.6 mb)
Dewpoint 64°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 22 Aug 12:56 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Howells NE

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am.  Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 60. North northwest wind around 9 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 60 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 77. North wind 9 to 11 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Clear, with a low around 53. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Clear

    Low: 53 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 78. Light southwest wind becoming south 5 to 9 mph in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 59. South southeast wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 59 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 77.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 77 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 61 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 76 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 61 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 60. North northwest wind around 9 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 77. North wind 9 to 11 mph.
Tuesday Night
Clear, with a low around 53. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 78. Light southwest wind becoming south 5 to 9 mph in the morning.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59. South southeast wind 6 to 8 mph.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 77.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 78.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.
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Point Forecast:
Howells NE
 41.73°N 97.02°W (Elev. 1529 ft)
10:05 pm CDT Aug 21, 2017
1am CDT Aug 22, 2017-6pm CDT Aug 28, 2017
 
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