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

Grand Island, Central Nebraska Regional Airport (KGRI)

Lat: 40.96°NLon: 98.31°WElev: 1844ft.

Rain Fog/Mist

42°F

6°C

Humidity 92%
Wind Speed NE 18 mph
Barometer 29.80 in (1010.4 mb)
Dewpoint 40°F (4°C)
Visibility 4.00 mi
Wind Chill34°F (1°C)
Last update 30 Apr 1:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Grand Island NE

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Periods of rain.  Low around 43. Breezy, with a northeast wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Rain and
    Breezy

    Low: 43 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Periods of rain.  High near 48. Breezy, with a northeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Rain and
    Breezy

    High: 48 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 42. North wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 42 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of rain or drizzle before 1pm, then a slight chance of drizzle after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 54. North wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain

    High: 54 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Patchy fog after 1am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 41 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Patchy fog before 10am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 61.

    Patchy Fog
    then Partly
    Sunny

    High: 61 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 42.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 42 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 66.

    Sunny

    High: 66 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 46.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 46 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Periods of rain. Low around 43. Breezy, with a northeast wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday
Periods of rain. High near 48. Breezy, with a northeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a low around 42. North wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday
A chance of rain or drizzle before 1pm, then a slight chance of drizzle after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 54. North wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
Patchy fog after 1am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday
Patchy fog before 10am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 61.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 66.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 46.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 71.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 47.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 73.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 51.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 74.
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Point Forecast:
Grand Island NE
 40.92°N 98.37°W (Elev. 1860 ft)
1:30 am CDT Apr 30, 2016
2am CDT Apr 30, 2016-6pm CDT May 6, 2016
 
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