Heavy Rain and Strong-to-Severe Thunderstorms from the Central Miss. Valley to the Mid-Atlantic

A slow-moving weather system in the eastern U.S. will focus showers and thunderstorms from the mid-Mississippi River Valley to the Mid-Atlantic on Thursday. Abundant moisture will allow occasionally heavy rainfall. Flash Flood Watches are in effect in these areas. Severe thunderstorms with damaging wind gusts and large hail will also be possible in this same area. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Paducah, Barkley Regional Airport (KPAH)

Lat: 37.06°NLon: 88.77°WElev: 410ft.

Overcast

74°F

23°C

Humidity 94%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.90 in (1012.2 mb)
Dewpoint 72°F (22°C)
Visibility 9.00 mi
Last update 28 Jul 6:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Metropolis IL

  • Today

    Today: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 10am.  Cloudy, with a high near 86. West southwest wind 3 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 86 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Southwest wind around 6 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 71 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 87. Southwest wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 87 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. West southwest wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable  after midnight.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 71 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 87. West southwest wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 87 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. West wind around 5 mph becoming light and variable  in the evening.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 70 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. Calm wind becoming southwest around 6 mph in the morning.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 87 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. Light and variable wind.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 72 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 88 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 10am. Cloudy, with a high near 86. West southwest wind 3 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tonight
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Southwest wind around 6 mph.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 87. Southwest wind 5 to 7 mph.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. West southwest wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable after midnight.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 87. West southwest wind 5 to 7 mph.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. West wind around 5 mph becoming light and variable in the evening.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. Calm wind becoming southwest around 6 mph in the morning.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. Light and variable wind.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. Light south southeast wind.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 90. South southwest wind 3 to 6 mph.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. South wind 3 to 5 mph.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. Southwest wind 3 to 7 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Metropolis IL
 37.15°N 88.7°W
7:15 am CDT Jul 28, 2016
7am CDT Jul 28, 2016-6pm CDT Aug 3, 2016
 
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