Winter Storm Wanes in the West; Critical Fire Weather in the High Plains; Severe Weather Threat in Central U.S.

The snow and high winds along the Sierra Nevada and the Intermountain West is gradually waning. The threat of wildfires persist in the High Plains. Isolated strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible in portions of the Southern Great Plains into the Lower/Mid-Mississippi Valley on Monday, in addition to locally heavy rain in the central Gulf Coast. Read More >

Current conditions at

Columbus, Columbus Municipal Airport (KOLU)

Lat: 41.45°NLon: 97.33°WElev: 1444ft.

Overcast

41°F

5°C

Humidity 47%
Wind Speed E 5 mph
Barometer 29.77 in (1008.5 mb)
Dewpoint 22°F (-6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill38°F (3°C)
Last update 4 Mar 12:56 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Howells NE

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A slight chance of rain before 5am, then a chance of sprinkles after 5am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. Northeast wind 10 to 14 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain

    Low: 30 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 54. North wind 11 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 54 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 28. Northeast wind 6 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 28 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 55. East wind 6 to 11 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 16 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 55 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. North northeast wind around 7 mph becoming southeast after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 31 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of rain after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 57. Southeast wind 7 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    Rain

    High: 57 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 40 percent chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. East southeast wind 13 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 33 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 49. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Chance Rain

    High: 49 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. North northeast wind around 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 30 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A slight chance of rain before 5am, then a chance of sprinkles after 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. Northeast wind 10 to 14 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 54. North wind 11 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 28. Northeast wind 6 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 55. East wind 6 to 11 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 16 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. North northeast wind around 7 mph becoming southeast after midnight.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of rain after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 57. Southeast wind 7 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. East southeast wind 13 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Thursday
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 49. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Thursday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. North northeast wind around 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Friday
A chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 48. Breezy, with a north wind 16 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.
Friday Night
A slight chance of rain and snow. Partly cloudy, with a low around 26. Blustery, with a north northwest wind 15 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 50. North northwest wind 15 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.
Saturday Night
Clear, with a low around 24. North northwest wind 9 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 55. Northwest wind 9 to 11 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 17 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Howells NE
 41.73°N 97.02°W (Elev. 1529 ft)
12:36 am CST Mar 4, 2024
1am CST Mar 4, 2024-6pm CDT Mar 10, 2024
 
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