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Very heavy rainfall and flooding possible in central and southern U.S. on Tuesday and Wednesday

A slow-moving front will bring multiple waves of heavy rain across a swath of the central and southern U.S., from Texas up to Michigan on Tuesday and into Wednesday. Parts of the ArkLaTex region could see 5 to 7 inches of rain on Wednesday. Freezing rain will also be possible in the Upper Midwest over next couple days, with snow in the Northern Plains and Upper Great Lakes on Tuesday. Read More >

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 33.45°NLon: 88.58°WElev: 266ft.

Partly Cloudy

67°F

19°C

Humidity 84%
Wind Speed S 16 mph
Barometer 30.19 in (1022.5 mb)
Dewpoint 62°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 19 Feb 11:56 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SSW Columbus MS

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. South southeast wind around 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 61 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 81 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 66 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. South wind 5 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 81 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. South wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 63 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Cloudy, with a high near 77. South wind around 5 mph becoming east in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 77 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. East wind around 5 mph becoming south after midnight.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 62 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 79. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 79 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 62 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. South southeast wind around 10 mph.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. South wind 5 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. South wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a high near 77. South wind around 5 mph becoming east in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. East wind around 5 mph becoming south after midnight.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 79. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a high near 76.
Saturday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71.
Sunday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 67.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SSW Columbus MS
 33.47°N 88.42°W
11:16 pm CST Feb 19, 2018
12am CST Feb 20, 2018-6pm CST Feb 25, 2018
 
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