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

A storm system will produce scattered severe thunderstorms and locally heavy rain stretching from the Southern Plains to the Gulf Coast and lower Miss. Valley on Friday. Large hail, locally damaging winds and flash flooding will be the main threats. This activity will continue into Saturday.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Ottumwa, Ottumwa Industrial Airport (KOTM)

Lat: 41.11°NLon: 92.45°WElev: 846ft.

Overcast

49°F

9°C

Humidity 80%
Wind Speed E 9 mph
Barometer 30.04 in (1017.5 mb)
Dewpoint 43°F (6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill45°F (7°C)
Last update 29 Apr 7:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Ottumwa IA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 4am.  Low around 45. Breezy, with an east northeast wind 11 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Isolated
    Showers then
    Showers and
    Breezy

    Low: 45 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly before 3pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm.  High near 55. Breezy, with an east northeast wind around 18 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Breezy.
    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 55 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Cloudy, with a low around 45. Northeast wind 11 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 45 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56. North northeast wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 56 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 40. North northeast wind 6 to 13 mph becoming east after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 40 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 64.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 64 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 44.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 44 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 68.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 68 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 49.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 49 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 4am. Low around 45. Breezy, with an east northeast wind 11 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly before 3pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. High near 55. Breezy, with an east northeast wind around 18 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a low around 45. Northeast wind 11 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56. North northeast wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 40. North northeast wind 6 to 13 mph becoming east after midnight.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 64.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 68.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 69. Breezy.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 44.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 68.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 47.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.
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Point Forecast:
Ottumwa IA
 41.02°N 92.42°W
7:27 pm CDT Apr 29, 2016
8pm CDT Apr 29, 2016-6pm CDT May 6, 2016
 
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