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

Madison Airport (KI39)

Lat: 37.63°NLon: 84.33°WElev: 1002ft.

Partly Cloudy

59°F

15°C

Humidity 77%
Wind Speed E 7 mph
Barometer 29.97 in
Dewpoint 52°F (11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 30 Apr 7:55 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Ford KY

  • Today

    Today: Showers and thunderstorms likely before noon, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm between noon and 2pm, then showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  High near 69. Southeast wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely then
    T-storms

    High: 69 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 2am.  Cloudy, with a low around 61. South wind 6 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 61 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 8am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. South wind 6 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 76 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. West wind around 7 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 56 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68. West wind around 6 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 68 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 49 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 68.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 68 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 49.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 49 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of showers.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 69.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 69 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers and thunderstorms likely before noon, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm between noon and 2pm, then showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. High near 69. Southeast wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 2am. Cloudy, with a low around 61. South wind 6 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 8am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. South wind 6 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. West wind around 7 mph.
Monday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68. West wind around 6 mph.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 68.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 69.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 64.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 64.
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Point Forecast:
Ford KY
 37.91°N 84.28°W (Elev. 853 ft)
7:30 am EDT Apr 30, 2016
8am EDT Apr 30, 2016-6pm EDT May 6, 2016
 
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