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Severe Thunderstorms With Heavy Rain Possible In The Upper Midwest; Excessive Heat For Central U.S.

Several rounds of strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible from the northern Plains and upper Midwest to the Great Lakes through Friday. Damaging winds, large hail, and flooding will be the primary threats with these storms. Excessive heat will grip the central Plains with heat indices approaching 105 to 110 degrees. Very hot and humid conditions are likely to expand into the Mid Atlantic. Read More >

Current conditions at

Columbia, Columbia Metropolitan Airport (KCAE)

Lat: 33.94° N Lon: 81.12° W Elev: 233 ft.

Partly Cloudy

97°F

36°C

Humidity 39%
Wind Speed Vrbl 5 mph
Barometer 30.03 in (1016.4 mb)
Dewpoint 68°F (20°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index102°F (39°C)
Last update 20 Jul 2:56 pm EDT
Detailed forecast for

Lexington County

Tonight
Partly cloudy with a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms this evening, then mostly clear after midnight. Lows in the mid 70s. Southwest winds around 5 mph. Chance of rain 20 percent.
Friday
Sunny., with highs in the upper 90s. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear. Humid with lows in the mid 70s. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny. Humid with highs in the upper 90s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy in the evening, then clearing. Humid with lows in the upper 70s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday And Sunday Night
Partly cloudy. Highs in the upper 90s. Lows in the upper 70s.
Monday And Monday Night
Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 90s. Lows in the mid 70s. Chance of rain 40 percent.
Tuesday And Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 90s. Lows in the mid 70s. Chance of rain 50 percent.
Wednesday And Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 90s. Lows in the mid 70s. Chance of rain 40 percent.
Thursday
Mostly sunny. A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the upper 80s. Chance of rain 30 percent.



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336 PM EDT Thu Jul 20 2017
 
 

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