COLUMBIA — MU students and city residents enjoyed warm, sunny weather Tuesday afternoon. The high temperature at Columbia Regional Airport was 89, according to the National Weather Service.
That was 1 degree short of the record for the day last reported in 1987.
The weather service expects a high of about 87 degrees and a chance of thunderstorms Wednesday. The forecast calls for highs in the upper 70s to mid-80s for the rest of the week.