Chilly Eastern Half of U.S.; Fire Weather Concerns in Four Corners

A large, cold dome of high pressure will settle-in across the Eastern half of the country and chilly conditions with below normal temperatures are likely. In fact, a number of record low temperatures are possible Thursday morning and widespread freeze warnings are currently in effect. Meanwhile, elevated to critical fire weather conditions are expected to persist across the Four Corners region. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Columbus/West Point/Starkville, Golden Triangle Regional Airport (KGTR)

Lat: 33.45°NLon: 88.58°WElev: 266ft.

Fair

51°F

11°C

Humidity 46%
Wind Speed NW 5 mph
Barometer 30.19 in (1023.1 mb)
Dewpoint 31°F (-1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill49°F (9°C)
Last update 21 Apr 7:56 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Columbus MSSimilar City Names

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy frost after 4am.  Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 37. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming east northeast after midnight.

    Clear then
    Patchy Frost

    Low: 37 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Patchy frost before 7am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 66. Calm wind becoming south southeast around 5 mph.

    Patchy Frost
    then Sunny

    High: 66 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Increasing clouds, with a low around 48. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 48 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 70 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Rain and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Low around 56. Southeast wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 56 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 78. South wind 5 to 15 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 78 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 49. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 49 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 75. North wind around 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Clear, with a low around 48. Calm wind.

    Clear

    Low: 48 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Patchy frost after 4am. Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 37. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming east northeast after midnight.
Thursday
Patchy frost before 7am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 66. Calm wind becoming south southeast around 5 mph.
Thursday Night
Increasing clouds, with a low around 48. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph.
Friday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Friday Night
Rain and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Low around 56. Southeast wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Saturday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 78. South wind 5 to 15 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 49. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 75. North wind around 5 mph.
Sunday Night
Clear, with a low around 48. Calm wind.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 80.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80.
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Point Forecast:
Columbus MSSimilar City Names
 33.52°N 88.42°W
7:16 pm CDT Apr 21, 2021
8pm CDT Apr 21, 2021-6pm CDT Apr 28, 2021
 
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