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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Current conditions at

Tupelo, Tupelo Regional Airport (KTUP)

Lat: 34.27°NLon: 88.77°WElev: 348ft.

Fair

68°F

20°C

Humidity 78%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.95 in (1013.9 mb)
Dewpoint 61°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 28 Apr 10:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Tupelo MS

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 58. Calm wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 58 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 78. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southeast in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 78 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 64. Southeast wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 64 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. South wind 5 to 15 mph.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. South wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 65 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 59. West wind around 5 mph becoming north after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 59 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 76. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 76 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 55 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 58. Calm wind.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 78. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a low around 64. Southeast wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. South wind 5 to 15 mph. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 59. West wind around 5 mph becoming north after midnight.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 76. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 74.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 75.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 76.
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Point Forecast:
Tupelo MS
 34.27°N 88.73°W (Elev. 295 ft)
10:34 pm CDT Apr 28, 2016
11pm CDT Apr 28, 2016-6pm CDT May 5, 2016
 
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