Active Week Of Severe Weather Over Portions Of The Plains

Severe thunderstorms will occur portions of the Plains each afternoon and evening this week. The main threats with these storms are expected to be large hail, damaging winds, and a few tornadoes. Locally heavy rainfall will pose a risk for flooding concerns, particularly over portions of the southern Plains and Mississippi Valley.
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Current conditions at

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

Lat: 33.45°NLon: 88.58°WElev: 266ft.

Fair

72°F

22°C

Humidity 73%
Wind Speed S 6 mph
Barometer 29.99 in
Dewpoint 63°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 27 May 5:35 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles SSW Columbus Air Force Base MS

  • Today

    Today: A slight chance of showers between 7am and 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 89. South wind 5 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 89 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Cloudy, with a low around 66. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 66 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 87. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Cloudy then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 87 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 65. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 65 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Calm wind becoming west northwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 70 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Memorial Day: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. North northwest wind around 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. North northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 70 °F

  • Tuesday

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

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 92 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A slight chance of showers between 7am and 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 89. South wind 5 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a low around 66. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 87. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 65. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Calm wind becoming west northwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Memorial Day
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. North northwest wind around 5 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. North northeast wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming west in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 70.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 92.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 91.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles SSW Columbus Air Force Base MS
 33.61°N 88.47°W
5:43 am CDT May 27, 2016
5am CDT May 27, 2016-6pm CDT Jun 2, 2016
 
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