Heavy Precipitation for the West; Fire Weather Concerns for the Southwest High Plains

A Moderate Risk of Excessive Rainfall remains in effect along portions of coastal southern California today. Heavy rain, gusty winds and heavy mountain snow in California are expected to become less intense by Wednesday. Meanwhile, a warming trend is expected to expand from the Great Plains into the Midwest through midweek. Fire weather concerns increase Wednesday for the Southwest High Plains. Read More >

Current conditions at

Columbia, Columbia Metropolitan Airport (KCAE)

Lat: 33.94°NLon: 81.12°WElev: 233ft.

Fair

47°F

8°C

Humidity 63%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.29 in (1025.7 mb)
Dewpoint 35°F (2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 20 Feb 7:56 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles SE Chapin SC

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 35. Light east wind.

    Clear

    Low: 35 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 59. Northeast wind around 6 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 59 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Clear, with a low around 40. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph after midnight.

    Clear

    Low: 40 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 65. South wind 6 to 13 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 65 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers likely, mainly after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Breezy, with a southwest wind 11 to 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely and
    Breezy

    Low: 54 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10am, then a chance of showers between 10am and 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 67. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 67 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 42.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 42 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 60.

    Sunny

    High: 60 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Clear, with a low around 36.

    Clear

    Low: 36 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Clear, with a low around 35. Light east wind.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 59. Northeast wind around 6 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Clear, with a low around 40. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph after midnight.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 65. South wind 6 to 13 mph.
Thursday Night
Showers likely, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Breezy, with a southwest wind 11 to 21 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 10am, then a chance of showers between 10am and 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 67. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 42.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 60.
Saturday Night
Clear, with a low around 36.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 62.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 71.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles SE Chapin SC
 34.11°N 81.28°W (Elev. 371 ft)
6:22 pm EST Feb 20, 2024
8pm EST Feb 20, 2024-6pm EST Feb 27, 2024
 
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