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

A storm system will produce scattered severe thunderstorms and locally heavy rain stretching from the Southern Plains to the Gulf Coast and lower Miss. Valley on Friday. Large hail, locally damaging winds and flash flooding will be the main threats. This activity will continue into Saturday.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Tunica, Tunica Municipal Airport (KUTA)

Lat: 34.68°NLon: 90.35°WElev: 194ft.

Light Rain

61°F

16°C

Humidity 94%
Wind Speed NE 17 mph
Barometer 29.94 in
Dewpoint 59°F (15°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Last update 29 Apr 12:55 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles N Arkabutla MS

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  High near 76. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 76 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 65. East wind around 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 65 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 81. South wind around 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 81 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. South wind 5 to 10 mph.  New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 64 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 79. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west in the afternoon.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 79 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 57. North wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 57 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 73. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 73 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. North northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 57 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 73 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. High near 76. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a low around 65. East wind around 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a high near 81. South wind around 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. 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 64. South wind 5 to 10 mph. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 79. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west in the afternoon. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 57. North wind around 5 mph.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 73. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. North northeast wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 73.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 74.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles N Arkabutla MS
 34.75°N 90.12°W (Elev. 236 ft)
10:59 am CDT Apr 29, 2016
1pm CDT Apr 29, 2016-6pm CDT May 5, 2016
 
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