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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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Tunica, Tunica Municipal Airport (KUTA)

Lat: 34.68°NLon: 90.35°WElev: 194ft.

Fair

77°F

25°C

Humidity 74%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.91 in
Dewpoint 68°F (20°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index79°F (26°C)
Last update 1 May 4:15 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

8 Miles ESE Pope MS

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. South wind around 10 mph.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 63. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 63 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers and thunderstorms.  High near 70. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    T-storms

    High: 70 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a low around 56. North wind around 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 56 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 71. Light northwest wind becoming west northwest 5 to 10 mph in the morning.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 71 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 49. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 49 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 74. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 51. West wind 5 to 15 mph becoming north after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 51 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 71.

    Sunny

    High: 71 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. South wind around 10 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 63. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms. High near 70. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a low around 56. North wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 71. Light northwest wind becoming west northwest 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 49. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable in the evening.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 74. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 51. West wind 5 to 15 mph becoming north after midnight.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 71.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 50.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 74.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 52.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 78.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 58.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
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Point Forecast:
8 Miles ESE Pope MS
 34.15°N 89.82°W (Elev. 230 ft)
3:54 pm CDT May 1, 2016
4pm CDT May 1, 2016-6pm CDT May 8, 2016
 
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