Madeline weakening as it passes just south of Hawaii; Hermine gaining strength as it moves towards Florida

The National Hurricane Center has issued a Tropical Storm Watch, Tropical Storm Warning and a Hurricane Watch for parts of the Southeastern United States as Tropical Storm Hermine churns in the eastern Gulf of Mexico. Meanwhile, Madeline in the Pacific is on a path just south of Hawaii. A Tropical Storm Warning is in effect for southern islands. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Columbia, Columbia Metropolitan Airport (KCAE)

Lat: 33.94°NLon: 81.12°WElev: 233ft.

Mostly Cloudy

86°F

30°C

Humidity 59%
Wind Speed E 15 mph
Barometer 29.90 in (1012.2 mb)
Dewpoint 70°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index91°F (33°C)
Last update 31 Aug 5:56 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles SSW Chapin SC

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 7pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. East wind around 6 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 72 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Calm wind becoming southwest around 6 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 93 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. South wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 72 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  High near 82. Light east wind increasing to 9 to 14 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 82 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Windy, with an east wind 28 to 33 mph becoming north 16 to 21 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 43 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Windy

    Low: 68 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 86 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 65.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 65 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 88.

    Sunny

    High: 88 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 65.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 65 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 7pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. East wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Calm wind becoming southwest around 6 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. South wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. High near 82. Light east wind increasing to 9 to 14 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Windy, with an east wind 28 to 33 mph becoming north 16 to 21 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 43 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 88.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 65.
Labor Day
Sunny, with a high near 88.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 68.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 91.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 70.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 93.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles SSW Chapin SC
 34.08°N 81.39°W (Elev. 371 ft)
5:57 pm EDT Aug 31, 2016
6pm EDT Aug 31, 2016-6pm EDT Sep 7, 2016
 
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