More Heavy Rain and Severe Thunderstorms Forecast for Central U.S. Wednesday Night into Thursday

Parts of Oklahoma, Kansas and Missouri which saw 3+ inches of rain to begin this week are forecast to see potentially another inch or more Wednesday night as another front sets up over the area. Along with the heavy rain, severe thunderstorms will again be possible with large hail the main threat. Severe thunderstorms will then take aim on parts of the Southern Plains and Northeast Thursday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Columbus, Columbus Municipal Airport (KOLU)

Lat: 41.45°NLon: 97.33°WElev: 1444ft.

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Extended Forecast for

Columbus NE

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a high near 65. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 17 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 65 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 44. North northwest wind 5 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 44 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 67. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 67 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 7pm.  Low around 58. East wind 8 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    T-storms

    Low: 58 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. West southwest wind 9 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 54.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 54 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 79 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 56.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 56 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 78.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 78 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a high near 65. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 17 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 44. North northwest wind 5 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 67. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 7pm. Low around 58. East wind 8 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. West southwest wind 9 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 54.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 78.
Sunday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Memorial Day
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75.
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Point Forecast:
Columbus NE
 41.44°N 97.34°W (Elev. 1444 ft)
10:46 am CDT May 22, 2019
12pm CDT May 22, 2019-6pm CDT May 28, 2019
 
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