Severe thunderstorms and heavy rain for portions of the southern U.S.

A storm system will produce scattered severe thunderstorms and heavy rain in portions of lower-mid Mississippi River Valley and Gulf Coast region on Saturday. Very large hail, locally damaging winds, isolated tornadoes and flash flooding are possible in this area. Some of the flooding could be significant in portions of Louisiana, Mississippi and southeast Arkansas.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Franklin County Airport (K18A)

Lat: 34.34°NLon: 83.13°WElev: 890ft.

Mostly Cloudy

86°F

30°C

Humidity 46%
Wind Speed S 7 G 18 mph
Barometer 29.99 in
Dewpoint 63°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index87°F (31°C)
Last update 30 Apr 1:55 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SSE Fair Play SC

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 84. South southeast wind around 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 84 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 11pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 11pm and midnight, then showers and thunderstorms likely after midnight.  Patchy fog after 2am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 65. Calm wind becoming east around 6 mph in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 65 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 2pm.  Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 80. Light and variable wind becoming southwest 5 to 9 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 80 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. West southwest wind around 6 mph.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 64 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. West southwest wind 5 to 8 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 59 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 77.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 77 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 57 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers before 5pm, then a chance of rain after 5pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 76. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 76 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 84. South southeast wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 11pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 11pm and midnight, then showers and thunderstorms likely after midnight. Patchy fog after 2am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 65. Calm wind becoming east around 6 mph in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 2pm. Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 80. Light and variable wind becoming southwest 5 to 9 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. West southwest wind around 6 mph. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. West southwest wind 5 to 8 mph.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 77.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Wednesday
A chance of showers before 5pm, then a chance of rain after 5pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 76. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of rain before 10pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 51.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 72.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SSE Fair Play SC
 34.47°N 82.97°W (Elev. 696 ft)
2:03 pm EDT Apr 30, 2016
2pm EDT Apr 30, 2016-6pm EDT May 6, 2016
 
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