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, Standiford Field (KSDF)

Lat: 38.18°NLon: 85.73°WElev: 495ft.

Mostly Cloudy

64°F

18°C

Humidity 46%
Wind Speed NW 3 mph
Barometer 30.05 in (1017.2 mb)
Dewpoint 43°F (6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 29 Apr 9:56 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Louisville KY

  • Today

    Today: Partly sunny, with a high near 76. Northwest wind 3 to 7 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 76 °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 57. Light and variable wind becoming east around 6 mph after midnight.  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: 57 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Periods of showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  High near 73. East wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers

    High: 73 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Cloudy, with a low around 61. South wind 3 to 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 61 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 76 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 55 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 69.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 69 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 49 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 71.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 71 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Partly sunny, with a high near 76. Northwest wind 3 to 7 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 57. Light and variable wind becoming east around 6 mph after midnight. 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 73. East wind 5 to 7 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 61. South wind 3 to 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 76. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 69.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 71.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 73.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 72.
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Point Forecast:
Louisville KY
 38.22°N 85.75°W (Elev. 492 ft)
9:38 am EDT Apr 29, 2016
10am EDT Apr 29, 2016-6pm EDT May 5, 2016
 
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