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Heavy Rains and Potential for Flash Floods

Severe thunderstorms with damaging winds and heavy rains will be possible from the Ohio Valley to the Northeast Tuesday. In addition, heavy rains possible in the central Plains and southern Rockies. Heavy rain threat moves into the southern Mid-Atlantic Wednesday. Dry conditions remain out west where isolated dry thunderstorms could exacerbate ongoing fires and start new fires. Read More >

Current conditions at

Columbus/West Point/Starkville, Golden Triangle Regional Airport (KGTR)

Lat: 33.45°NLon: 88.58°WElev: 266ft.

Fair

75°F

24°C

Humidity 78%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer NA
Dewpoint 68°F (20°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 22 Aug 2:55 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

West Point MS

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly clear, with a low around 73. Calm wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 73 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. Heat index values as high as 102. Calm wind becoming west southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 94 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. South southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 74 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Heat index values as high as 97. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 89 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 70 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 87. North northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 87 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 66. North northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 66 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. North northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 88 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 67. Northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 67 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly clear, with a low around 73. Calm wind.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. Heat index values as high as 102. Calm wind becoming west southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. South southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Heat index values as high as 97. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 87. North northeast wind around 5 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 66. North northeast wind around 5 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. North northeast wind around 5 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 67. Northeast wind around 5 mph.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 87.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 86.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84.
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Point Forecast:
West Point MS
 33.62°N 88.65°W
2:15 am CDT Aug 22, 2017
3am CDT Aug 22, 2017-6pm CDT Aug 28, 2017
 
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