Heavy Rainfall and Severe Thunderstorms Possible Across the Central U.S.; Hurricane Lane Continues Westward Across the Central Pacific

An area of low pressure moving across the Central U.S. will continue to bring heavy rainfall and flash flooding across parts of that region, along with the threat for severe thunderstorms through this evening. Meanwhile, swells from Hurricane Lane are reaching parts of Hawaii today, with some additional impacts possible later this week, depending on the storm's track. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Columbia, Columbia Regional Airport (KCOU)

Lat: 38.82°NLon: 92.22°WElev: 889ft.

Mostly Cloudy

80°F

27°C

Humidity 58%
Wind Speed SW 13 G 26 mph
Barometer 29.74 in (1006.2 mb)
Dewpoint 64°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index82°F (28°C)
Last update 20 Aug 3:54 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Mexico MO

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Southwest wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 79 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then a slight chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a low around 64. Southwest wind 9 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 64 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. Northwest wind 11 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 80 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. North wind around 7 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 60 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. North wind around 7 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 56.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 56 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 81.

    Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 62 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 84 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Southwest wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then a slight chance of showers. Cloudy, with a low around 64. Southwest wind 9 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. Northwest wind 11 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. North wind around 7 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. North wind around 7 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 56.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 81.
Thursday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 91.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 71.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 92.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 70.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 90.
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Point Forecast:
Mexico MO
 39.17°N 91.86°W (Elev. 741 ft)
3:28 pm CDT Aug 20, 2018
4pm CDT Aug 20, 2018-6pm CDT Aug 27, 2018
 
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