Heavy Rainfall and Severe Thunderstorms Possible Across the Central U.S.; Hurricane Lane Continues Westward Across the Central Pacific

An area of low pressure moving across the Central U.S. will continue to bring heavy rainfall and flash flooding across parts of that region, along with the threat for severe thunderstorms through this evening. Meanwhile, swells from Hurricane Lane are reaching parts of Hawaii today, with some additional impacts possible later this week, depending on the storm's track. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Columbus, Columbus Metropolitan Airport (KCSG)

Lat: 32.52°NLon: 84.94°WElev: 397ft.

Mostly Cloudy

75°F

24°C

Humidity 94%
Wind Speed S 3 mph
Barometer 30.06 in (1017.4 mb)
Dewpoint 73°F (23°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 20 Aug 9:51 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Columbus GA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2am.  Patchy fog after 5am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. Southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 73 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 2pm.  Patchy fog before 10am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 88. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 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 and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 88 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 71 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Patchy fog between 7am and 8am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Northwest wind around 5 mph.

    Patchy Fog
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 89 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. North wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 70 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 90.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 90 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 71.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 71 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 89.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 89 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 71 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2am. Patchy fog after 5am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. Southwest wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 2pm. Patchy fog before 10am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 88. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Southwest wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday
Patchy fog between 7am and 8am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Northwest wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. North wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 90.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 71.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 89.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 88.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 72.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 72.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91.
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Point Forecast:
Columbus GA
 32.52°N 84.87°W (Elev. 302 ft)
8:17 pm EDT Aug 20, 2018
10pm EDT Aug 20, 2018-6pm EDT Aug 27, 2018
 
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