Severe Weather and Heavy Rain Threat over the Central U.S.; Dangerous Heat In the South

Widespread strong to severe storms and heavy rain remain possible tonight across parts of the central and southern Plains into southern Missouri. The threat will move over parts of the middle Mississippi Valley and Ohio Valley from Sunday into Monday morning. A dangerous early-season heat wave continues over south Texas and southern Florida. Read More >

Current conditions at

Taylor County Airport (KAAS)

Lat: 37.36°NLon: 85.31°WElev: 921ft.

Partly Cloudy

70°F

21°C

Humidity 78%
Wind Speed S 13 G 23 mph
Barometer 29.73 in
Dewpoint 63°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 26 May 5:55 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Columbia KY

Flood Watch May 26, 05:24pm until May 27, 07:00am
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Flood Watch
  •  
    Flood Watch May 26, 05:24pm until May 27, 07:00am

    NOW until 7:00am Mon

    Flood Watch

  • This Afternoon

    High: 82 °F

    Chance
    T-storms

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 4am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Low around 65. South wind around 11 mph becoming southwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Low: 65 °F

    Heavy Rain

  • Memorial Day

    Memorial Day: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 11am.  Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 80. West wind 11 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    High: 80 °F

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Sunny

  • Monday Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 58. West wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Low: 58 °F

    Mostly Clear

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 80. Light southwest wind becoming west 6 to 11 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.

    High: 80 °F

    Sunny

  • Tuesday Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 55.

    Low: 55 °F

    Mostly Clear

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 75.

    High: 75 °F

    Sunny

  • Wednesday Night

    Wednesday Night: Clear, with a low around 51.

    Low: 51 °F

    Clear

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 82. South wind around 13 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 4am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Low around 65. South wind around 11 mph becoming southwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Memorial Day
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 11am. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 80. West wind 11 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 58. West wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 80. Light southwest wind becoming west 6 to 11 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 55.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 75.
Wednesday Night
Clear, with a low around 51.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 74.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 50.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 78.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 80.
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Point Forecast:
Columbia KY
 37.1°N 85.31°W (Elev. 810 ft)
3:12 pm CDT May 26, 2024
5pm CDT May 26, 2024-6pm CDT Jun 2, 2024
 
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