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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Current conditions at

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

Lat: 33.45°NLon: 88.58°WElev: 266ft.

Overcast

77°F

25°C

Humidity 69%
Wind Speed W 5 mph
Barometer 29.96 in
Dewpoint 66°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index79°F (26°C)
Last update 2 May 1:50 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Columbus Air Force Base MS

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 75. Southwest wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 75 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 56. South wind 5 to 15 mph becoming west northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 56 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm, then a slight chance of showers.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 75. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 75 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming clear, with a low around 48. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light west northwest  after midnight.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    Low: 48 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 79. Light west wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 51. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 51 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 71. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 71 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Clear, with a low around 47. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 47 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 73. North wind around 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 73 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a high near 75. Southwest wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 56. South wind 5 to 15 mph becoming west northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm, then a slight chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 75. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming clear, with a low around 48. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light west northwest after midnight.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 79. Light west wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 51. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 71. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Clear, with a low around 47. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 73. North wind around 5 mph.
Friday Night
Clear, with a low around 51.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 79.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 55.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 82.
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Point Forecast:
Columbus Air Force Base MS
 33.63°N 88.46°W
2:15 pm CDT May 2, 2016
2pm CDT May 2, 2016-6pm CDT May 8, 2016
 
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