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Heavy rain and flash flooding possible in portions of the Southwest this weekend

An upper-level low in the Southwest U.S. will act as a trigger for thunderstorms this weekend. The area of greatest concern is in New Mexico, southeast Utah and portions of southern Colorado. Storms will be slow moving and could bring several rounds of rain to the same areas. Rainfall amounts may exceed 3 inches in localized areas. Flash Flood Watches are in effect. Read More >

Current conditions at

Vicksburg Municipal (KVKS)

Lat: 32.23°NLon: 90.93°WElev: 105ft.

Fair

72°F

22°C

Humidity 94%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.00 in
Dewpoint 70°F (21°C)
Visibility 9.00 mi
Last update 20 Aug 5:35 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

8 Miles SSE Newellton LA

Heat Advisory until August 20, 07:00pm
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Heat Advisory
  •  
    Heat Advisory until August 20, 07:00pm

    NOW until
    7:00pm Sun

    Heat Advisory

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Patchy fog.  Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 73. Calm wind.

    Patchy Fog

    Low: 73 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Patchy fog before 10am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 95. Heat index values as high as 109. Light east northeast wind becoming east 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.

    Patchy Fog
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 95 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 77. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable  after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 77 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Heat index values as high as 103. Light southeast wind becoming east 5 to 10 mph in the morning.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 93 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. Southeast wind around 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 74 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. Calm wind becoming south southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 92 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. South southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 75 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 90. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Patchy fog. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 73. Calm wind.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Patchy fog before 10am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 95. Heat index values as high as 109. Light east northeast wind becoming east 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 77. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable after midnight.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Heat index values as high as 103. Light southeast wind becoming east 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. Southeast wind around 10 mph.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. Calm wind becoming south southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. South southwest wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 90. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. North northeast wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 87.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 71.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 89.
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Point Forecast:
8 Miles SSE Newellton LA
 31.97°N 91.21°W
5:15 am CDT Aug 20, 2017
5am CDT Aug 20, 2017-6pm CDT Aug 26, 2017
 
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