Thunderstorms And Heavy Rain Is Expected Through The Plains; Poor Air Quality Persists Out West into Upper Midwest; Major Hurricane Lane Moves Into The Central Pacific

Thunderstorms with heavy to excessive rain is expected across much of the Plains, as a weather system moves into the region. Meanwhile, smoke from numerous ongoing wildfires in western North America are requiring air quality alerts throughout the West into the Upper Midwest. Finally, Major Hurricane Lane continues to track almost due west, transitioning from the Eastern to Central Pacific Ocean. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Columbia-Marion County Airport (K0R0)

Lat: 31.3°NLon: 89.81°WElev: 265ft.

Mostly Cloudy

72°F

22°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed S 5 mph
Barometer 30.01 in
Dewpoint 72°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 19 Aug 1:55 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Columbia MS

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Calm wind.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 71 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Calm wind becoming south southwest around 5 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 88 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. South wind around 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 73 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 91. Heat index values as high as 102. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 91 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. South southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 74 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Partly sunny, with a high near 91. West southwest wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 91 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 71. West southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 71 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 91 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 68 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Calm wind.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Calm wind becoming south southwest around 5 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. South wind around 5 mph.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 91. Heat index values as high as 102. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. South southwest wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 91. West southwest wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 71. West southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 91.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 92.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 91.
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Point Forecast:
Columbia MS
 31.25°N 89.82°W
2:16 am CDT Aug 19, 2018
3am CDT Aug 19, 2018-6pm CDT Aug 25, 2018
 
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