Heavy rain and isolated severe thunderstorms possible for parts of Southwest

The NWS Storm Prediction Center is forecasting a risk of severe thunderstorms Thursday afternoon and evening across portions of southern New Mexico and southwest Texas. The Weather Prediction Center is forecasting a risk of excessive rainfall in this same region. Large hail and flash flooding will be the main threats with any thunderstorms that develop.

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Columbia, Columbia Regional Airport ( KCOU )

Lat: 38.82 ° ( N ) Lon: 92.22 ° ( W ) Elev: 889 ft.

Mostly Cloudy



Humidity 43%
Wind Speed SW 12 mph
Barometer 30.00 in (1015.3 mb)
Dewpoint 57°F (14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index82°F (28°C)
Last update 8 Oct 2:54 pm CDT

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Partly sunny early in the afternoon then becoming mostly cloudy. High in the lower 80s. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Mostly cloudy with chance of showers and slight chance of thunderstorms. Low in the mid 50s. West wind around 10 mph in the evening shifting to the northwest after midnight. Chance of rain 40 percent.
Cooler. Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers in the morning...then partly cloudy in the afternoon. High in the upper 60s. North wind around 10 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear. Low in the mid 40s. North wind around 10 mph in the evening becoming light after midnight.
Sunny. High around 70. Light wind.
Saturday Night
Clear. Low in the lower 50s.
Warmer. Mostly sunny. High in the lower 80s.
Sunday Night And Columbus Day
Clear. Low around 60. High in the mid 70s to lower 80s.
Monday Night Through Wednesday
Clear. Low around 50. High in the 70s.

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1151 AM CDT THU OCT 8 2015
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