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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Current conditions at

Robert R Wells Jr Airport (K66R)

Lat: 29.64°NLon: 96.52°WElev: 242ft.

Fog/Mist

76°F

24°C

Humidity 98%
Wind Speed S 10 G 16 mph
Barometer 29.62 in
Dewpoint 75°F (24°C)
Visibility 4.00 mi
Heat Index75°F (24°C)
Last update 30 Apr 12:35 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles WNW Columbus TX

Flash Flood Watch until May 1, 07:00am
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Flash Flood Watch
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    Flash Flood Watch until May 1, 07:00am

    NOW until
    7:00am Sun

    Flash Flood Watch

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could be severe and produce heavy rainfall.  Low around 72. South wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 72 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. South wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 83 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 71 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. East wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. East wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 68 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 78 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 61 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 76.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 76 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could be severe and produce heavy rainfall. Low around 72. South wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. South wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. East wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. East wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 76.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 78.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 57.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 81.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 60.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 83.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles WNW Columbus TX
 29.74°N 96.6°W (Elev. 230 ft)
12:29 am CDT Apr 30, 2016
12am CDT Apr 30, 2016-6pm CDT May 5, 2016
 
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