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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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Grand Prairie, Grand Prairie Municipal Airport (KGPM)

Lat: 32.7°NLon: 97.05°WElev: 591ft.

Partly Cloudy

71°F

22°C

Humidity 72%
Wind Speed E 6 mph
Barometer 29.78 in
Dewpoint 61°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 29 Apr 12:55 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Grand Prairie Municipal Airport TX

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 70 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could be severe.  High near 81. South wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    High: 81 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 65 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 86 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 59. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming north northeast after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 59 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 77. North northeast wind around 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. North northeast wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 56 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68. North northeast wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 68 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. North wind around 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 55 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could be severe. High near 81. South wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Friday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 59. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming north northeast after midnight.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 77. North northeast wind around 10 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. North northeast wind 10 to 15 mph.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68. North northeast wind 10 to 15 mph.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. North wind around 10 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 78.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 57.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 82.
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Point Forecast:
Grand Prairie Municipal Airport TX
 32.71°N 97.04°W (Elev. 548 ft)
11:28 pm CDT Apr 28, 2016
1am CDT Apr 29, 2016-6pm CDT May 5, 2016
 
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