Very Dangerous Heat Wave Impacting the Southern Plains and Spreading Eastward

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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Columbia, Columbia Metropolitan Airport (KCAE)

Lat: 33.94°NLon: 81.12°WElev: 233ft.

A Few Clouds

81°F

27°C

Humidity 82%
Wind Speed NE 6 mph
Barometer 29.93 in (1013.2 mb)
Dewpoint 75°F (24°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index87°F (31°C)
Last update 19 Jul 2:56 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Ridge Spring SC

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. Light east wind.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 73 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 90. East wind 6 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. East wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 72 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 87. Northeast wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 87 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. Light and variable wind.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 72 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 91. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 73 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 72 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. Light east wind.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 90. East wind 6 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. East wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 87. Northeast wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. Light and variable wind. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 91. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 90. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 89. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 89. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
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Point Forecast:
Ridge Spring SC
 33.85°N 81.67°W (Elev. 630 ft)
2:57 am EDT Jul 19, 2018
3am EDT Jul 19, 2018-6pm EDT Jul 25, 2018
 
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