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

Galveston, Scholes Field (KGLS)

Lat: 29.27°NLon: 94.86°WElev: 7ft.

Fog/Mist

76°F

24°C

Humidity 97%
Wind Speed S 9 mph
Barometer 29.68 in (1005.0 mb)
Dewpoint 75°F (24°C)
Visibility 4.00 mi
Heat Index75°F (24°C)
Last update 30 Apr 6:52 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Port Bolivar TX

Flash Flood Watch until May 1, 07:00am
Severe T-storm Watch until April 30, 11:00am
Coastal Flood Advisory until April 30, 06:00pm
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Flash Flood Watch
Severe T-storm Watch
Coastal Flood Advisory
  •  
    Flash Flood Watch until May 1, 07:00am
    Severe T-storm Watch until April 30, 11:00am
    Coastal Flood Advisory until April 30, 06:00pm

    NOW: Multiple
    hazards in effect

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  • Today

    Today: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 11am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Heavy Rain
    and Breezy

    High: 82 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. South wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 74 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. Southeast wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 74 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Southeast wind around 10 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 67.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 67 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 77. Breezy.

    Mostly Cloudy
    and Breezy
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 65.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 65 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 11am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tonight
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. South wind 5 to 15 mph.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. Southeast wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Southeast wind around 10 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.
Monday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 67.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 77. Breezy.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 77.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 66.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 80.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 68.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 79.
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Point Forecast:
Port Bolivar TX
 29.5°N 94.58°W (Elev. 3 ft)
5:45 am CDT Apr 30, 2016
7am CDT Apr 30, 2016-6pm CDT May 6, 2016
 
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