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

Louisville, Bowman Field Airport (KLOU)

Lat: 38.23°NLon: 85.66°WElev: 545ft.

Fair

69°F

21°C

Humidity 49%
Wind Speed Vrbl 3 mph
Barometer 30.05 in (1017.1 mb)
Dewpoint 49°F (9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 29 Apr 1:53 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles ESE Charlestown IN

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Partly sunny, with a high near 74. Northwest wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers before 2am, then scattered showers and thunderstorms between 2am and 5am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 5am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Light and variable wind becoming east 5 to 7 mph in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Scattered
    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 54 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Periods of showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  High near 71. East wind around 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers

    High: 71 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Cloudy, with a low around 58. South wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 58 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. Southwest wind 3 to 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 75 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 54 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 68.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 68 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 48 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 70.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 70 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Partly sunny, with a high near 74. Northwest wind around 5 mph.
Tonight
Scattered showers before 2am, then scattered showers and thunderstorms between 2am and 5am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Light and variable wind becoming east 5 to 7 mph in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
Periods of showers and possibly a thunderstorm. High near 71. East wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a low around 58. South wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. Southwest wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 68.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 70.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 71.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles ESE Charlestown IN
 38.45°N 85.64°W (Elev. 531 ft)
1:30 pm EDT Apr 29, 2016
2pm EDT Apr 29, 2016-6pm EDT May 5, 2016
 
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