Severe Storms Continue Over the Central Mississippi Valley

Severe thunderstorms with damaging winds, large hail and isolated tornadoes will continue over the central and lower Mississippi Valley. Heavy rain with localized flash flooding remains possible over the central Appalachians and lower Mississippi Valley. Heavy snow and cold temperatures continue from the central Plains to the northern Rockies.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Oak Island, Brunswick County Airport (KSUT)

Lat: 33.93°NLon: 78.07°WElev: 26ft.

Overcast

71°F

22°C

Humidity 84%
Wind Speed S 13 G 20 mph
Barometer 29.87 in
Dewpoint 66°F (19°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Last update 3 May 8:10 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Southport NC

  • Today

    Today: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before noon, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between noon and 5pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 5pm. Some storms could be severe, with damaging winds and heavy rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. Southwest wind 15 to 17 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    High: 76 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Some storms could be severe, with damaging winds and heavy rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Southwest wind 13 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 66 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Isolated showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Partly sunny, with a high near 74. West wind 10 to 14 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 74 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. West wind 9 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 60 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Scattered showers.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 71. West wind 13 to 17 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Scattered
    Showers

    High: 71 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Scattered showers.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 54. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Scattered
    Showers

    Low: 54 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 69.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 69 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 56.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 56 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 72.

    Sunny

    High: 72 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before noon, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between noon and 5pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 5pm. Some storms could be severe, with damaging winds and heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. Southwest wind 15 to 17 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Some storms could be severe, with damaging winds and heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Southwest wind 13 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday
Isolated showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Partly sunny, with a high near 74. West wind 10 to 14 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday Night
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. West wind 9 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday
Scattered showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 71. West wind 13 to 17 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
Scattered showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 54. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 69.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 72.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 60.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 77.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 65.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.
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Point Forecast:
Southport NC
 33.92°N 78.02°W (Elev. 7 ft)
6:13 am EDT May 3, 2016
8am EDT May 3, 2016-6pm EDT May 9, 2016
 
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