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Severe Thunderstorm Threat Increasing This Week from the High Plains to Gulf Coast

A storm system will move from the Rockies to the East Coast during the next several days bringing a severe thunderstorm threat to many parts of the nation. On Thursday, large hail will be the main threat in the High Plains. By Friday a more widespread threat will develop in the ArkLaTex region where damaging winds, very large hail and tornadoes will be possible. Read More >

Current conditions at

Columbia, Columbia Regional Airport (KCOU)

Lat: 38.82°NLon: 92.22°WElev: 889ft.

Fair and Breezy

25°C

77°F

Humidity 36%
Wind Speed S 39 G 50 km/h
Barometer 1012.0 mb (29.90 in)
Dewpoint 9°C (48°F)
Visibility 16 km
Heat Index26°C (78°F)
Last update 23 Mar 5:54 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Columbia MO

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 14. South wind 16 to 26 km/h, with gusts as high as 39 km/h.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 14 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 3pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 3pm and 4pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 4pm.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 23. South wind 24 to 29 km/h decreasing to 14 to 19 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 50 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then T-storms
    Likely

    High: 23 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers and thunderstorms before 10pm, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly after 10pm.  Low around 12. Southeast wind 8 to 14 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    T-storms then
    Showers

    Low: 12 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  High near 18. Southeast wind 8 to 11 km/h becoming west in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    High: 18 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers, mainly before 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 8. West wind around 11 km/h.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 8 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 18.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 18 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers, mainly after 1am.  Low around 10. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers

    Low: 10 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers likely, mainly before 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 17. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 17 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 8 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 14. South wind 16 to 26 km/h, with gusts as high as 39 km/h.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 3pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 3pm and 4pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 4pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 23. South wind 24 to 29 km/h decreasing to 14 to 19 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 50 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms before 10pm, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly after 10pm. Low around 12. Southeast wind 8 to 14 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Saturday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. High near 18. Southeast wind 8 to 11 km/h becoming west in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Saturday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers, mainly before 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 8. West wind around 11 km/h.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 18.
Sunday Night
Showers, mainly after 1am. Low around 10. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Monday
Showers likely, mainly before 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 17. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 18.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 19.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 18.
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Point Forecast:
Columbia MO
 38.95°N 92.32°W (Elev. 237 m)
3:59 pm CDT Mar 23, 2017
6pm CDT Mar 23, 2017-6pm CDT Mar 30, 2017
 
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