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Severe Thunderstorm Threat Increasing This Week from the High Plains to Gulf Coast

A storm system will move from the Rockies to the East Coast during the next several days bringing a severe thunderstorm threat to many parts of the nation. On Thursday, large hail will be the main threat in the High Plains. By Friday a more widespread threat will develop in the ArkLaTex region where damaging winds, very large hail and tornadoes will be possible. Read More >

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 33.45°NLon: 88.58°WElev: 266ft.

Clear

79°F

26°C

Humidity 39%
Wind Speed SE 12 mph
Barometer 30.14 in
Dewpoint 52°F (11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index79°F (26°C)
Last update 23 Mar 5:50 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles SSE Ackerman MS

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 59. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 59 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. South southeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 77 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 60. South wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 60 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 76 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 58 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. South southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 57. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 57 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 78 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. South southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 55 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. South southeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 60. South wind 10 to 15 mph.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. South southwest wind around 5 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 57. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph after midnight.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. South southwest wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 75.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles SSE Ackerman MS
 33.27°N 89.13°W
5:15 pm CDT Mar 23, 2017
6pm CDT Mar 23, 2017-6pm CDT Mar 30, 2017
 
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