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Severe Thunderstorms in the South/Central Plains and Mississippi Valley

Severe thunderstorms are forecast for the South/Central Plains and Mississippi Valley this afternoon and evening; with an enhanced threat, including a chance for tornadoes, in the ArkLaTex area. High fire danger caused by hot and dry conditions, and strong winds continue in the southern Plains; while an active weather pattern keeps conditions wet with heavy mountain snows out west. Read More >

Current conditions at

Pensacola Naval Air Station (KNPA)

Lat: 30.36°NLon: 87.32°WElev: 16ft.

Overcast

72°F

22°C

Humidity 71%
Wind Speed SE 20 G 25 mph
Barometer 30.28 in (1025.4 mb)
Dewpoint 62°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 24 Mar 1:56 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles W Gulf Shores AL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. Windy, with a southeast wind around 25 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    and Windy

    High: 72 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Breezy, with a southeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    and Breezy
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 64 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm. Some of the storms could be severe.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Breezy.
    Chance
    T-storms then
    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    High: 73 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 64 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 75. South wind around 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 75 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 65. South wind around 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 65 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 74. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 74 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 65 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 76. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 76 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. Windy, with a southeast wind around 25 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Breezy, with a southeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm. Some of the storms could be severe. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 75. South wind around 10 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 65. South wind around 10 mph.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 74. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 76. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 74.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 64.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 75.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles W Gulf Shores AL
 30.26°N 87.76°W (Elev. 23 ft)
5:55 am CDT Mar 24, 2017
2pm CDT Mar 24, 2017-6pm CDT Mar 30, 2017
 
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