Severe Storms in the North and Central Plains

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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Columbus, Columbus Municipal Airport (KOLU)

Lat: 41.45°NLon: 97.33°WElev: 1444ft.

Overcast

81°F

27°C

Humidity 79%
Wind Speed S 10 mph
Barometer 29.94 in (1012.7 mb)
Dewpoint 74°F (23°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index86°F (30°C)
Last update 8 Aug 12:56 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles W Leigh NE

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. South southeast wind 11 to 13 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 89 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 10pm and 4am.  Patchy fog after 4am.  Otherwise, increasing clouds, with a low around 69. Southeast wind 6 to 10 mph.  New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 69 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 92. South wind 6 to 9 mph.

    Patchy Fog
    then Sunny

    High: 92 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 66. South wind 5 to 8 mph becoming light and variable.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 66 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 79. North northeast wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 79 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 60 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 65.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 65 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 84.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 84 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. South southeast wind 11 to 13 mph.
Tonight
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 10pm and 4am. Patchy fog after 4am. Otherwise, increasing clouds, with a low around 69. Southeast wind 6 to 10 mph. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday
Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 92. South wind 6 to 9 mph.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 66. South wind 5 to 8 mph becoming light and variable. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 79. North northeast wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 84.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles W Leigh NE
 41.71°N 97.29°W (Elev. 1663 ft)
12:30 pm CDT Aug 8, 2020
1pm CDT Aug 8, 2020-6pm CDT Aug 14, 2020
 
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