Lingering Rain, Snow, and Wind in the West; Critical Fire Weather in the Southwest

A storm off the Pacific Northwest coast will continue low elevation rain and thunderstorms, mountain snow, and gusty winds over much of the West Coast and parts of the Intermountain West into Wednesday before tapering off Wednesday night. Dry, gusty winds will likely bring critical fire weather conditions to parts of New Mexico, southeast Colorado, west Texas, and Guam Wednesday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Columbia, Columbia Metropolitan Airport (KCAE)

Lat: 33.94°NLon: 81.12°WElev: 233ft.

Fair

29°F

-2°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed S 3 mph
Barometer 30.34 in (1027.4 mb)
Dewpoint 28°F (-2°C)
Visibility 9.00 mi
Last update 21 Feb 5:56 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Lexington SC

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 62. Light and variable wind.

    Sunny

    High: 62 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 35. Calm wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 35 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Increasing clouds, with a high near 67. Southwest wind 5 to 13 mph.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    High: 67 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers likely after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. Breezy, with a south wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 16 to 21 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 31 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Showers
    Likely and
    Breezy

    Low: 53 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 4pm, then a slight chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 68. Southwest wind 13 to 16 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 68 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 41.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 41 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 60.

    Sunny

    High: 60 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 33.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 33 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 62.

    Sunny

    High: 62 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 62. Light and variable wind.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 35. Calm wind.
Thursday
Increasing clouds, with a high near 67. Southwest wind 5 to 13 mph.
Thursday Night
Showers likely after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. Breezy, with a south wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 16 to 21 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 31 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 4pm, then a slight chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 68. Southwest wind 13 to 16 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 41.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 60.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 33.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 62.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 51.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 74.
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Point Forecast:
Lexington SC
 33.99°N 81.24°W (Elev. 358 ft)
3:23 am EST Feb 21, 2024
6am EST Feb 21, 2024-6pm EST Feb 27, 2024
 
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