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Strong to severe thunderstorms with heavy rain to continue across the central and southern Plains

Periods of strong to severe thunderstorms will continue across a wide area of the central to southern Plains through Friday. Locally heavy rain can be expected over saturated ground, with areas of flooding and flash flooding. A few of the storms will also produce hail and strong gusty winds, with an isolated tornado or two possible.
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Current conditions at

Columbia, Jim Hamilton L.B. Owens Downtown Airport (KCUB)

Lat: 33.97°NLon: 80.99°WElev: 210ft.

Fair

67°F

19°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.21 in (1022.7 mb)
Dewpoint 63°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 29 May 6:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Columbia SC

  • Today

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 89 °F

  • Tonight

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 67 °F

  • Saturday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 89 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 69 °F

  • Sunday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 91 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 68 °F

  • Monday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 92 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 68 °F

  • Tuesday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 88 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 89. Calm wind becoming east 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 67. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Calm wind becoming southeast around 6 mph in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. Southeast wind around 6 mph becoming calm after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 91. South wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 92. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 88. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Columbia SC
 34°N 81.02°W
5:37 am EDT May 29, 2015
8am EDT May 29, 2015-6pm EDT Jun 4, 2015
 
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