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Heavy rain and flash flooding possible in portions of the Southwest this weekend

An upper-level low in the Southwest U.S. will act as a trigger for thunderstorms this weekend. The area of greatest concern is in New Mexico, southeast Utah and portions of southern Colorado. Storms will be slow moving and could bring several rounds of rain to the same areas. Rainfall amounts may exceed 3 inches in localized areas. Flash Flood Watches are in effect. Read More >

Current conditions at

Columbus/West Point/Starkville, Golden Triangle Regional Airport (KGTR)

Lat: 33.45°NLon: 88.58°WElev: 266ft.

Clear

84°F

29°C

Humidity 66%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.03 in
Dewpoint 72°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index89°F (32°C)
Last update 20 Aug 8:55 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SSW Columbus MS

Heat Advisory until August 20, 07:00pm
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Heat Advisory
  •  
    Heat Advisory until August 20, 07:00pm

    NOW until
    7:00pm Sun

    Heat Advisory

  • Today

    Today: Patchy fog before 10am.  Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 96. Heat index values as high as 107. Calm wind becoming east northeast around 5 mph.

    Patchy Fog
    then Sunny

    High: 96 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 74. Calm wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 74 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 95. Heat index values as high as 104. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 95 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 74. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 74 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 93 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 74 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 91. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 91 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. North wind around 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 70 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Patchy fog before 10am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 96. Heat index values as high as 107. Calm wind becoming east northeast around 5 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 74. Calm wind.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 95. Heat index values as high as 104. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 74. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 91. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. North wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 87. North wind around 5 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 88.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 89.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SSW Columbus MS
 33.47°N 88.42°W
8:15 am CDT Aug 20, 2017
9am CDT Aug 20, 2017-6pm CDT Aug 26, 2017
 
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