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

Jackson, Jackson International Airport (KJAN)

Lat: 32.32°NLon: 90.08°WElev: 344ft.

Fair

71°F

22°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed SE 6 mph
Barometer 29.82 in (1009.3 mb)
Dewpoint 67°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 30 Apr 3:54 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Brandon MS

Flash Flood Watch April 30, 10:00am until May 1, 07:00am
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Flash Flood Watch
  • Today

    Today: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  High near 79. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 79 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. South wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 67 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. South southeast wind around 5 mph.  New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Southeast wind around 5 mph.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 65 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 78. East wind around 5 mph becoming south in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 78 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. North wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 61 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 74 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers before 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 55. North wind around 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 55 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 76. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 76 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. High near 79. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. South southeast wind around 5 mph. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Southeast wind around 5 mph. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a high near 78. East wind around 5 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. North wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers before 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 55. North wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 76. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 55.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 76.
Thursday Night
Clear, with a low around 53.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 76.
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Point Forecast:
Brandon MS
 32.28°N 90.02°W
4:15 am CDT Apr 30, 2016
4am CDT Apr 30, 2016-6pm CDT May 6, 2016
 
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