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Hot, Little Rain on Friday

We’re stuck in the same weather pattern we’ve seen over the last few days with no changes expected today through Saturday with your basic summertime conditions remaining- hot and humid with afternoon showers possible. With moderate instability and the…

A Hot, Less Humid Wednesday

It will be your basic typical summertime forecast for Wednesday with highs in the low to mid 90s under a mix of sun and clouds with a slight chance for isolated showers and…

Hot with Daily Summertime Showers this Week

A strong thunderstorm pushed through Muscogee County late this afternoon knocking out power across Columbus, bringing down trees and power lines and causing flash flooding. There remains a slight chance for showers tonight,…

Hot and Mostly Dry Weekend

A couple of cold fronts will try to introduce some drier air for the weekend, so rain chances will run at about 20% Saturday and Sunday. Still, with the hot daytime temps, a…

Scattered Showers and Isolated Thunderstorms Friday

We can expect widespread showers and isolated thunderstorms on Friday with possible strong storms that could produce gusty winds up to 40 mph, frequent lightning and brief heavy downpours. Low pressure will sling…

More Rain on Wednesday

Upper level ridging along with surface high pressure setting up shop in the eastern Gulf will continue to pump buckets and buckets of deep tropical moisture into the region for the rest of…

Scattered Showers and Isolated Thunderstorms Tuesday

Deep tropical moisture and some lift is expected to help keep skies cloudy over the next few days. With the ample moisture, we are likely to see scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms during…

Scattered Showers for the Weekend

Keep the umbrella handy this weekend as a decent chance for showers and thunderstorms remains in the forecast. May see a few strong thunderstorms in the afternoon/early evening with the daytime heat. Gusty…

A Bit Cooler Thursday, Isolated Showers

The conditions from the past few days aren't really changing much moving forward as we head into the weekend. Basically, we're looking at a typical summertime pattern through at least the middle part…