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More severe weather and flooding rains possible on Memorial Day

Widespread strong to severe storms will be possible again on Memorial Day from south Texas across the Plains into the Midwest. Isolated tornadoes, damaging winds and hail are all possible especially across much of Texas. In addition, moderate to heavy rainfall is forecast for parts of Texas, increasing the flash and river flooding concerns with an additional 1 to 2 inches of rain possible.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Paducah, Barkley Regional Airport (KPAH)

Lat: 37.06°NLon: 88.77°WElev: 410ft.

Rain Fog/Mist

69°F

21°C

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed S 15 G 26 mph
Barometer 30.01 in (1015.7 mb)
Dewpoint 66°F (19°C)
Visibility 5.00 mi
Last update 25 May 1:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Benton KY

  • Overnight

    Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 80%

    Thunderstorms

    Low: 70 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 78 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    Low: 68 °F

  • Tuesday

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 79 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 67 °F

  • Wednesday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 80 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 66 °F

  • Thursday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 84 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Mostly Cloudy

    Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 68 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Showers and thunderstorms. Low around 70. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Memorial Day
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. South wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. South wind 6 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a high near 79. South southwest wind 9 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. South wind 6 to 9 mph.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 80. South southwest wind 5 to 8 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. South wind 3 to 5 mph.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 84. South wind 5 to 9 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. South wind around 7 mph.
Friday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 85. South wind around 8 mph.
Friday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. South wind around 8 mph.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. South southwest wind 7 to 9 mph.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. South wind 6 to 8 mph.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. South wind around 8 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Benton KY
 36.86°N 88.35°W
2:15 am CDT May 25, 2015
3am CDT May 25, 2015-6pm CDT May 31, 2015
 
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