Heavy Rain and Flash Flooding Possible in Portions of the Southeast, Mid-Atlantic and Appalachians. A Few Severe Thunderstorms Possible in the West and Northwest

Rain and thunderstorms are expected over much of the Southeast, Mid-Atlantic, and central Appalachians. Locally heavy rain is possible, with flash flooding possible over some areas. A few severe thunderstorms will be possible over portions of the western and northwestern U.S. today and Friday.
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Current conditions at

Fresno, Fresno Air Terminal (KFAT)

Lat: 36.78°NLon: 119.71944°WElev: 331ft.

Overcast

66°F

19°C

Humidity 50%
Wind Speed calm
Barometer 29.87 in (1011.3 mb)
Dewpoint 47°F (8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 05 May 12:53 pm PDT
Extended Forecast for

Fresno CA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming south southwest.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 73 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. Northwest wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 56 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Cloudy, with a high near 70. East southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the morning.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 70 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 56 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 11am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. Calm wind becoming west northwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 74 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm, then a slight chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Northwest wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 58 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. Northwest wind around 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 76 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 58 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming west southwest in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 83 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming south southwest.
Tonight
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. Northwest wind around 5 mph.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a high near 70. East southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the morning. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. Calm wind becoming west northwest around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm, then a slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Northwest wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. Northwest wind around 5 mph.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming west southwest in the morning.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 58. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 86. West wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 59. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 87. West wind around 5 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Fresno CA
 36.75°N 119.76°W (Elev. 299 ft)
12:55 pm PDT May 5, 2016
1pm PDT May 5, 2016-6pm PDT May 11, 2016
 
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