Severe Thunderstorms Likely Across the Ozarks and Lower Ohio Valley

Severe thunderstorms capable of producing damaging wind gusts, large hail, and a few tornadoes, are likely to develop this afternoon from parts of the lower Ohio Valley into the southern Plains. An Enhanced Risk (Level 3 of 5) outlook has been issued. Further north, widespread rain showers are expected across portions of the Great Lakes and Northeast U.S. Read More >

Current conditions at

Columbia-Marion County Airport (K0R0)

Lat: 31.3°NLon: 89.81°WElev: 265ft.

A Few Clouds

84°F

29°C

Humidity 58%
Wind Speed SW 10 mph
Barometer 30.06 in
Dewpoint 68°F (20°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index87°F (31°C)
Last update 18 Apr 2:55 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Columbia MS

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 20 percent chance of showers after 4pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86. South wind around 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 86 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 10 percent chance of showers before 7pm.  Patchy dense fog after 4am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Patchy Dense
    Fog

    Low: 66 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Patchy dense fog before 7am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 89. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the morning.

    Patchy Dense
    Fog then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 89 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Patchy fog after 3am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 66 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4pm.  Areas of fog before 8am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. Calm wind becoming north northeast around 5 mph in the morning.

    Areas Fog
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 83 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 5am.  Cloudy, with a low around 56. Northeast wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 56 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 2pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 2pm and 5pm.  High near 66. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    High: 66 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 47 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 75. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 75 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 20 percent chance of showers after 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86. South wind around 10 mph.
Tonight
A 10 percent chance of showers before 7pm. Patchy dense fog after 4am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday
Patchy dense fog before 7am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 89. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the morning.
Friday Night
Patchy fog after 3am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4pm. Areas of fog before 8am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. Calm wind becoming north northeast around 5 mph in the morning.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 5am. Cloudy, with a low around 56. Northeast wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 2pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 2pm and 5pm. High near 66. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 75. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 49.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 82.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.
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Point Forecast:
Columbia MS
 31.25°N 89.82°W
2:15 pm CDT Apr 18, 2024
3pm CDT Apr 18, 2024-6pm CDT Apr 24, 2024
 
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