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

Marion - Williamson County Regional Airport (KMWA)

Lat: 37.77°NLon: 89.01°WElev: 486ft.

Rain

61°F

16°C

Humidity 88%
Wind Speed S 3 mph
Barometer 29.91 in
Dewpoint 57°F (14°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Last update 30 Apr 3:55 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NW Benton IL

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 57. East southeast wind around 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    Low: 57 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly before noon, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  High near 73. East wind 14 to 16 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 73 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. South southwest wind 5 to 9 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 61 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 73. West wind 7 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 73 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Northwest wind 7 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 52 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 66. North wind around 8 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 66 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. North wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 50 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 68. North northwest wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 68 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 50. West southwest wind 5 to 8 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 50 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 57. East southeast wind around 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Saturday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly before noon, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. High near 73. East wind 14 to 16 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Saturday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. South southwest wind 5 to 9 mph.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 73. West wind 7 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Northwest wind 7 to 10 mph.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 66. North wind around 8 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. North wind 3 to 6 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 68. North northwest wind 6 to 8 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 50. West southwest wind 5 to 8 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 71. West wind 6 to 13 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 49. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 68. North northwest wind 6 to 11 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 48. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southeast after midnight.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 72. West southwest wind 6 to 13 mph.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NW Benton IL
 38.05°N 88.93°W
3:43 am CDT Apr 30, 2016
4am CDT Apr 30, 2016-6pm CDT May 6, 2016
 
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