Severe weather possible for large portion of central, southern U.S.
The NWS Storm Prediction Center is forecasting a risk of severe weather Thursday afternoon through early Friday across portions of the southern and central Plains into the mid-Mississippi and Tennessee Valleys. Widespread thunderstorms are expected along and ahead of a cold front moving across these areas. The storms could produce damaging wind gusts, hail and perhaps even a couple tornadoes. Read More...
Today Periods of showers and thunderstorms. High near 72. South wind 5 to 9 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tonight Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 7pm. Cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 50. Northwest wind 9 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday A slight chance of showers. Sunny, with a high near 57. Northwest wind 15 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday Night Mostly clear, with a low around 39. West northwest wind 10 to 13 mph.
Saturday Sunny, with a high near 59. West northwest wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Saturday Night Partly cloudy, with a low around 47.