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Severe weather and flash flooding possible Wednesday across portions of the Mississippi and Tennessee Valleys

Strong to severe storms are expected to develop across portions of the Mid-Mississippi Valley on Wednesday. A Slight Risk has been highlighted to indicate the area most likely to see supercell activity. Heavy rainfall from the Mid-Mississippi Valley into the Tennessee Valley could lead to flash flooding. Some areas could see as much as 3 inches of rainfall.
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Current conditions at

Paducah, Barkley Regional Airport (KPAH)

Lat: 37.06°NLon: 88.77°WElev: 410ft.

Fair

73°F

23°C

Humidity 84%
Wind Speed SW 6 mph
Barometer 29.91 in (1012.5 mb)
Dewpoint 68°F (20°C)
Visibility 9.00 mi
Last update 1 Jul 12:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Benton KY

  • Overnight

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 70 °F

  • Wednesday

    Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 80%

    Thunderstorms

    High: 81 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Heavy Rain Chance for Measurable Precipitation 100%

    Heavy
    Rain

    Low: 70 °F

  • Thursday

    Heavy Rain Chance for Measurable Precipitation 90%

    Heavy
    Rain

    High: 80 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 69 °F

  • Friday

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 80 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 67 °F

  • Independence
    Day

    Chance Thunderstorms

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 81 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 68 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 4am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. South southwest wind 3 to 5 mph.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. High near 81. Southwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Wednesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Low around 70. South wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. High near 80. Southwest wind 7 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. West wind 5 to 7 mph.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a high near 80. West southwest wind 5 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. West southwest wind around 6 mph.
Independence Day
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. West southwest wind around 8 mph.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. South wind around 6 mph.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. South southwest wind 7 to 9 mph.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. South southwest wind around 7 mph.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 86. Southwest wind 7 to 10 mph.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. South southwest wind around 9 mph.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 86. Southwest wind 8 to 11 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Benton KY
 36.86°N 88.35°W
1:15 am CDT Jul 1, 2015
2am CDT Jul 1, 2015-6pm CDT Jul 7, 2015
 
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