Severe thunderstorms and heavy rain for portions of the southern U.S.

A storm system will produce scattered severe thunderstorms and heavy rain in portions of lower-mid Mississippi River Valley and Gulf Coast region on Saturday. Very large hail, locally damaging winds, isolated tornadoes and flash flooding are possible in this area. Some of the flooding could be significant in portions of Louisiana, Mississippi and southeast Arkansas.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Louisville, Standiford Field (KSDF)

Lat: 38.18°NLon: 85.73°WElev: 495ft.

Light Rain Fog/Mist

59°F

15°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed E 5 mph
Barometer 29.99 in (1015.3 mb)
Dewpoint 55°F (13°C)
Visibility 4.00 mi
Last update 30 Apr 9:56 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NW Louisville KY

  • Today

    Today: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 2pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  High near 69. Southeast wind around 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    High: 69 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 2am.  Cloudy, with a low around 61. South wind 3 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 61 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 8am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. South wind 5 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 77 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. West wind around 7 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 55 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67. Northwest wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 67 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 50 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 69.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 69 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 51.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 51 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 72 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 2pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. High near 69. Southeast wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 2am. Cloudy, with a low around 61. South wind 3 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 8am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. South wind 5 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. West wind around 7 mph.
Monday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67. Northwest wind 3 to 6 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 69.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 51.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 67.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 47.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 68.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NW Louisville KY
 38.22°N 85.75°W (Elev. 492 ft)
9:30 am EDT Apr 30, 2016
10am EDT Apr 30, 2016-6pm EDT May 6, 2016
 
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