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Heavy rain and severe weather possible from the northern/central Plains to the Upper Midwest

Heavy rainfall and severe thunderstorms are expected across portions of the northern and central Plains, pushing eastward into the Upper Midwest by Wednesday. These severe thunderstorms may be capable of producing large hail and damaging winds, and possibly some tornadoes. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Columbus, Columbus Municipal Airport (KOLU)

Lat: 41.45°NLon: 97.33°WElev: 1444ft.

Fair

82°F

28°C

Humidity 55%
Wind Speed SE 17 G 23 mph
Barometer 29.84 in (1010.2 mb)
Dewpoint 64°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index84°F (29°C)
Last update 27 Jun 3:56 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Howells NE

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 4am. Some of the storms could be severe.  Low around 68. Breezy, with a south southeast wind 15 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms
    and Breezy

    Low: 68 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 8am and 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. South wind 9 to 14 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 89 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. West northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming light and variable.

    Mostly Clear
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 64 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. East wind 6 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 79 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Northeast wind 6 to 9 mph becoming northwest after midnight.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 59 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 79.

    Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 57.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 57 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 60 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 4am. Some of the storms could be severe. Low around 68. Breezy, with a south southeast wind 15 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 8am and 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. South wind 9 to 14 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. West northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming light and variable.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. East wind 6 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Northeast wind 6 to 9 mph becoming northwest after midnight. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 79.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
Sunday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 82.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Independence Day
Sunny, with a high near 84.
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Point Forecast:
Howells NE
 41.73°N 97.02°W (Elev. 1529 ft)
3:45 pm CDT Jun 27, 2017
4pm CDT Jun 27, 2017-6pm CDT Jul 4, 2017
 
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