Severe thunderstorms and heavy rain for portions of the southern U.S.

A storm system will produce scattered severe thunderstorms and heavy rain in portions of lower-mid Mississippi River Valley and Gulf Coast region on Saturday. Very large hail, locally damaging winds, isolated tornadoes and flash flooding are possible in this area. Some of the flooding could be significant in portions of Louisiana, Mississippi and southeast Arkansas.
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Current conditions at

Taunton, Taunton Municipal Airport (KTAN)

Lat: 41.88°NLon: 71.02°WElev: 43ft.

Fair

63°F

17°C

Humidity 26%
Wind Speed SE 10 mph
Barometer 30.19 in (1022.2 mb)
Dewpoint 27°F (-3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 30 Apr 3:52 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Assonet MASimilar City Names

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Increasing clouds, with a low around 37. Southeast wind around 6 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 37 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Rain likely, mainly after 5pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 52. Southeast wind 3 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Slight Chance
    Rain then
    Rain Likely

    High: 52 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Rain.  Patchy fog after 1am. Low around 44. East wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Rain and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 44 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of rain and thunderstorms before 3pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 3pm and 5pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 59. East wind around 6 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 59 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 45. West wind 6 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 45 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers, mainly between 9am and 11am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 61 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 45 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 62.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 62 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 46 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Increasing clouds, with a low around 37. Southeast wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Sunday
Rain likely, mainly after 5pm. Cloudy, with a high near 52. Southeast wind 3 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
Rain. Patchy fog after 1am. Low around 44. East wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday
A chance of rain and thunderstorms before 3pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 3pm and 5pm. Cloudy, with a high near 59. East wind around 6 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 45. West wind 6 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Tuesday
A chance of showers, mainly between 9am and 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 62.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 62. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 63. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 63. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
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 41.79°N 71.06°W (Elev. 98 ft)
3:41 pm EDT Apr 30, 2016
4pm EDT Apr 30, 2016-6pm EDT May 7, 2016
 
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