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Flooding and Severe Weather Risk Continues This Weekend

More heavy rain will exacerbate flooding in the central and southern U.S. this weekend. In addition, over portions of the Mississippi, Ohio, and Tennessee Valleys, severe thunderstorms are expected. Some storms may produce large hail, damaging winds, and tornadoes. Meanwhile, snow and ice will again affect the Cascades, northern Rockies, upper Midwest, and New England through Sunday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Tunica, Tunica Municipal Airport (KUTA)

Lat: 34.68°NLon: 90.35°WElev: 194ft.

Drizzle

70°F

21°C

Humidity 83%
Wind Speed S 15 G 21 mph
Barometer 29.80 in
Dewpoint 64°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 24 Feb 4:15 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles NNE Arkabutla MS

Flood Watch until February 25, 06:00am
Tornado Watch until February 24, 09:00pm
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Flood Watch
Tornado Watch
  •  
    Flood Watch until February 25, 06:00am
    Tornado Watch until February 24, 09:00pm

    NOW: Multiple
    hazards in effect

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  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers and thunderstorms likely. Some of the storms could be severe and produce heavy rainfall.  Cloudy, with a high near 77. Breezy, with a south wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms
    and Breezy

    High: 77 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Some of the storms could be severe and produce heavy rainfall.  Low around 48. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph becoming north northwest 10 to 15 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms
    and Breezy
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 48 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 59. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 59 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 42. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Slight Chance
    Rain

    Low: 42 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 65. Northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 65 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 43. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming east southeast after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 43 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Increasing clouds, with a high near 66. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    High: 66 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 55. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    Low: 55 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Some of the storms could be severe and produce heavy rainfall. Cloudy, with a high near 77. Breezy, with a south wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Some of the storms could be severe and produce heavy rainfall. Low around 48. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph becoming north northwest 10 to 15 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 59. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 42. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 65. Northeast wind around 5 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 43. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming east southeast after midnight.
Tuesday
Increasing clouds, with a high near 66. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 55. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms. High near 67. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Wednesday Night
Rain and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 53. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 62.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of rain. Partly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 58.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 38.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 58.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles NNE Arkabutla MS
 34.77°N 90.12°W (Elev. 210 ft)
3:26 pm CST Feb 24, 2018
4pm CST Feb 24, 2018-6pm CST Mar 3, 2018
 
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