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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 >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Robert R Wells Jr Airport (K66R)

Lat: 29.64°NLon: 96.52°WElev: 242ft.

Mostly Cloudy

75°F

24°C

Humidity 95%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.03 in
Dewpoint 73°F (23°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Last update 21 Jul 6:15 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles WNW Columbus TX

  • Today

    Today: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 95. Heat index values as high as 103. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 95 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm.  Mostly clear, with a low around 75. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light south  after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 75 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 94. Heat index values as high as 102. Light south wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 94 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 76 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 95. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 95 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 75.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 75 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 95.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 95 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 75.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 75 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 94.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 94 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 95. Heat index values as high as 103. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm. Mostly clear, with a low around 75. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light south after midnight.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 94. Heat index values as high as 102. Light south wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 95. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 75.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 95.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 75.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 94.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 76.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 95.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 75.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 94.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles WNW Columbus TX
 29.74°N 96.6°W (Elev. 230 ft)
4:43 am CDT Jul 21, 2017
6am CDT Jul 21, 2017-6pm CDT Jul 27, 2017
 
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