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

Tuscaloosa Regional Airport (KTCL)

Lat: 33.21°NLon: 87.62°WElev: 154ft.

Fair

63°F

17°C

Humidity 97%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.89 in (1011.8 mb)
Dewpoint 62°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 30 Apr 3:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SSE Akron AL

  • Today

    Today: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 2pm.  Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 84. Light south wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 84 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. South wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 67 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 81. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 81 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 63 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph in the morning.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 77 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Cloudy, with a low around 60.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 60 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 75 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 54 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 76 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 2pm. Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 84. Light south wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a high near 81. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph in the morning.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a low around 60.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 55.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 77.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 53.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 75.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SSE Akron AL
 32.85°N 87.73°W
4:34 am CDT Apr 30, 2016
4am CDT Apr 30, 2016-6pm CDT May 6, 2016
 
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