Severe Storms Continue Over the Central Mississippi Valley

Severe thunderstorms with damaging winds, large hail and isolated tornadoes will continue over the central and lower Mississippi Valley. Heavy rain with localized flash flooding remains possible over the central Appalachians and lower Mississippi Valley. Heavy snow and cold temperatures continue from the central Plains to the northern Rockies.
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Current conditions at

Blakely, Early County Airport (KBIJ)

Lat: 31.4°NLon: 84.9°WElev: 213ft.

Fair

72°F

22°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.90 in
Dewpoint 72°F (22°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Last update 3 May 4:55 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles NNW Fort Gaines GA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Cloudy, with a low around 67. Calm wind.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 67 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 8am. Some of the storms could produce small hail and gusty winds.  Cloudy, with a high near 79. Light west wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 79 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. West wind around 5 mph becoming north northwest after midnight.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 60 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 77. Northwest wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Becoming
    Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 56. West wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 56 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 74.

    Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Clear, with a low around 50.

    Clear

    Low: 50 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 77.

    Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Clear, with a low around 52.

    Clear

    Low: 52 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a low around 67. Calm wind.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 8am. Some of the storms could produce small hail and gusty winds. Cloudy, with a high near 79. Light west wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. West wind around 5 mph becoming north northwest after midnight.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 77. Northwest wind 5 to 15 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 56. West wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 74.
Thursday Night
Clear, with a low around 50.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 77.
Friday Night
Clear, with a low around 52.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 82.
Saturday Night
Clear, with a low around 58.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 85.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 60.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles NNW Fort Gaines GA
 31.67°N 85.08°W (Elev. 190 ft)
4:15 am EDT May 3, 2016
5am EDT May 3, 2016-6pm EDT May 9, 2016
 
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