Severe Thunderstorms Wednesday in the Upper Midwest; Excessive Heat in the Central U.S.

Thunderstorms associated with severe wind gusts, large hail to very large hail, flash flooding, and a couple tornadoes will be possible Wednesday afternoon and night across parts of the Upper Midwest and extending into the southern Great Lakes. Excessive heat covers much of the central third of the country and is expected to persist into the weekend over the south-central states. Read More >

Current conditions at

Columbus, Columbus Municipal Airport (KOLU)

Lat: 41.45°NLon: 97.33°WElev: 1444ft.

Fair

83°F

28°C

Humidity 79%
Wind Speed S 8 mph
Barometer 30.02 in (1015.4 mb)
Dewpoint 76°F (24°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index91°F (33°C)
Last update 27 Jul 9:56 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles S Creston NE

Heat Advisory until July 28, 09:00pm
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Heat Advisory
  •  
    Heat Advisory until July 28, 09:00pm

    NOW until
    9:00pm Wed

    Heat Advisory

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 71. South southwest wind around 7 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 71 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 97. South southwest wind 6 to 14 mph.

    Hot

    High: 97 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 72. South southwest wind 6 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 72 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east northeast in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 66. East wind 6 to 11 mph.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 66 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 82. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 66 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 82.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 71. South southwest wind around 7 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 97. South southwest wind 6 to 14 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 72. South southwest wind 6 to 10 mph.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east northeast in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 66. East wind 6 to 11 mph. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 82. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 82.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 62.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 83.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 60.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 83.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 60.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles S Creston NE
 41.66°N 97.37°W (Elev. 1650 ft)
10:35 pm CDT Jul 27, 2021
10pm CDT Jul 27, 2021-6pm CDT Aug 3, 2021
 
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