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

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

Lat: 33.45°NLon: 88.58°WElev: 266ft.

Thunderstorm Heavy Rain

66°F

19°C

Humidity 94%
Wind Speed SW 5 mph
Barometer 30.03 in
Dewpoint 64°F (18°C)
Visibility 1.00 mi
Last update 1 May 12:50 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SSW Columbus MS

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 80 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. South southeast wind around 5 mph.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 65 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers and thunderstorms.  High near 74. South wind around 5 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    T-storms

    High: 74 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. North northwest wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 58 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers before 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 74. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 74 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 52. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 52 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 74. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 52. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 52 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 71. Northwest wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 71 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. South southeast wind around 5 mph. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms. High near 74. South wind around 5 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. North northwest wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers before 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 74. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 52. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 74. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 52. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 71. Northwest wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Thursday Night
Clear, with a low around 49.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 72.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 52.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 78.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SSW Columbus MS
 33.47°N 88.42°W
1:15 pm CDT May 1, 2016
1pm CDT May 1, 2016-6pm CDT May 7, 2016
 
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