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Erika dissipates, Eastern Pacific tropics remain active

Erika has dissipated as a tropical cyclone and the National Hurricane Center has discontinued advisories for the system. The remnants of Erika could still produce rainfall amounts of 3 to 5 inches or more, along with gusty winds, across southern and central Florida beginning on Sunday. Meanwhile, the Eastern Pacific remains active, with advisories continuing to be issued for Jimena and Ignacio.
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Current conditions at

Columbus/West Point/Starkville, Golden Triangle Regional Airport (KGTR)

Lat: 33.45°NLon: 88.58°WElev: 266ft.

A Few Clouds

73°F

23°C

Humidity 74%
Wind Speed SE 14 G 20 mph
Barometer 30.06 in
Dewpoint 64°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 29 Aug 10:15 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Pickensville AL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 68 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 88 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 68 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 91. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 91 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 70. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 70 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 92.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 92 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 71.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 71 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 90.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 70.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 70 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 91. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 70. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 92.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 71.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 90.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 70.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 89.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 90.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 91.
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Point Forecast:
Pickensville AL
 33.22°N 88.27°W
10:06 pm CDT Aug 29, 2015
10pm CDT Aug 29, 2015-6pm CDT Sep 5, 2015
 
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