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

Martinsville (KMTV)

Lat: 36.63°NLon: 80.02°WElev: 942ft.

Fog/Mist

54°F

12°C

Humidity 98%
Wind Speed E 6 mph
Barometer 30.15 in
Dewpoint 54°F (12°C)
Visibility 2.00 mi
Wind Chill52°F (11°C)
Last update 30 Apr 6:55 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles WNW Bassett VA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain, mainly after 10pm.  Low around 52. Southeast wind 3 to 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Rain

    Low: 52 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Rain before noon, then showers likely between noon and 2pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm.  High near 73. Southwest wind 5 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    High: 73 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Southwest wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 60 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. West wind 5 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 79 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers likely, mainly before 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Northwest wind 3 to 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 54 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 69. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 69 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 51 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 71. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 71 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 51 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Rain, mainly after 10pm. Low around 52. Southeast wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday
Rain before noon, then showers likely between noon and 2pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm. High near 73. Southwest wind 5 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Southwest wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. West wind 5 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday Night
Showers likely, mainly before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Northwest wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 69. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 71. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51.
Thursday
A chance of showers after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 68. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 44. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
A chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 66. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday Night
A chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 45. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles WNW Bassett VA
 36.78°N 80.05°W (Elev. 1099 ft)
7:00 pm EDT Apr 30, 2016
7pm EDT Apr 30, 2016-6pm EDT May 7, 2016
 
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