Severe Thunderstorms, Heavy Rain, And Flash Flooding Likely Over The Central U.S.

Strong to severe thunderstorms capable of damaging winds, large hail, and a few tornadoes will be likely this afternoon into tonight over portions of the Plains to the Midwest. Heavy rainfall will lead to flash flooding, some locally significant from Kansas to Missouri. Across the eastern U.S., much above normal temperatures can be expected. Read More >

Current conditions at

Columbia, Columbia Regional Airport (KCOU)

Lat: 38.82°NLon: 92.22°WElev: 889ft.

Overcast

80°F

27°C

Humidity 69%
Wind Speed S 15 mph
Barometer 30.05 in (1016.8 mb)
Dewpoint 69°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index83°F (28°C)
Last update 21 Sep 1:54 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Columbia MO

Flash Flood Watch September 21, 07:00pm until September 23, 01:00am
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Flash Flood Watch
  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Occasional showers and thunderstorms.  High near 81. South wind 9 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 4am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Cloudy, with a low around 70. South wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 70 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 7am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  High near 77. South wind 9 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 77 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely between 8pm and 2am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Low around 58. Southwest wind 6 to 11 mph becoming north after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 58 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 78. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 58.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 58 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 80.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 65 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 84.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 84 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Occasional showers and thunderstorms. High near 81. South wind 9 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 4am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Cloudy, with a low around 70. South wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 7am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. High near 77. South wind 9 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Sunday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely between 8pm and 2am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Low around 58. Southwest wind 6 to 11 mph becoming north after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 78. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 58.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 80.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 84.
Wednesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 77.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 83.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.
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Point Forecast:
Columbia MO
 38.95°N 92.32°W (Elev. 778 ft)
2:44 pm CDT Sep 21, 2019
3pm CDT Sep 21, 2019-6pm CDT Sep 28, 2019
 
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