Severe Thunderstorms Forecast for Portions of the Plains, Mississippi Valley, and Mid South

Intense and widespread severe thunderstorms are expected Friday afternoon into the overnight hours across parts of the middle Mississippi Valley and Mid-South vicinity, eastward to the lower Ohio and Tennessee Valleys. Strong and damaging wind gusts are forecast along with several strong tornadoes. Farther north, heavy snow and blizzard conditions are possible over the Upper Midwest. Read More >

Current conditions at

Columbia, Columbia Regional Airport (KCOU)

Lat: 38.82°NLon: 92.22°WElev: 889ft.

Mostly Cloudy

69°F

21°C

Humidity 36%
Wind Speed S 20 G 32 mph
Barometer 29.95 in (1013.9 mb)
Dewpoint 41°F (5°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 30 Mar 2:54 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Columbia MO

Wind Advisory March 31, 01:00pm until April 1, 01:00pm
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Wind Advisory
  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of showers between 9pm and 10pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Breezy, with a south wind 17 to 24 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms and
    Breezy

    Low: 58 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 10am and 1pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 1pm.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 76. Breezy, with a south wind 21 to 29 mph, with gusts as high as 48 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Breezy.
    Showers
    Likely then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 76 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 36. Windy, with a west wind 26 to 32 mph, with gusts as high as 48 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    and Windy

    Low: 36 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 53. Breezy, with a northwest wind 24 to 29 mph decreasing to 17 to 22 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 45 mph.

    Becoming
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 53 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Clear, with a low around 36. Northwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming light and variable.

    Clear

    Low: 36 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 70. Breezy.

    Sunny then
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 70 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 51.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 51 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 75 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 59 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A slight chance of showers between 9pm and 10pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Breezy, with a south wind 17 to 24 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 10am and 1pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 1pm. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 76. Breezy, with a south wind 21 to 29 mph, with gusts as high as 48 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 36. Windy, with a west wind 26 to 32 mph, with gusts as high as 48 mph.
Saturday
Partly sunny, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 53. Breezy, with a northwest wind 24 to 29 mph decreasing to 17 to 22 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 45 mph.
Saturday Night
Clear, with a low around 36. Northwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming light and variable.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 70. Breezy.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 51.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 80. Breezy.
Tuesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 52. Breezy.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 64. Breezy.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 37. Breezy.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 55.
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Point Forecast:
Columbia MO
 38.95°N 92.32°W (Elev. 778 ft)
8:22 am CDT Mar 30, 2023
3pm CDT Mar 30, 2023-6pm CDT Apr 6, 2023
 
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