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

Lexington, Jim Kelly Field Airport (KLXN)

Lat: 40.79°NLon: 99.78°WElev: 2415ft.

Light Rain

39°F

4°C

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed NE 10 mph
Barometer 29.80 in
Dewpoint 37°F (3°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Wind Chill32°F (0°C)
Last update 30 Apr 3:15 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

7 Miles NNE Elwood NE

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Periods of rain.  Low around 39. North wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Rain

    Low: 39 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Periods of rain.  High near 43. Breezy, with a north wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Rain and
    Breezy

    High: 43 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers likely before 1am, then a chance of rain or drizzle after 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 39. Breezy, with a north wind 15 to 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Breezy

    Low: 39 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of rain or drizzle before 1pm, then a slight chance of drizzle after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 50. Northeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain

    High: 50 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers after 1am.  Patchy fog after 1am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 38 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Patchy fog before 10am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 58.

    Patchy Fog
    then Partly
    Sunny

    High: 58 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 38.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 38 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 64.

    Sunny

    High: 64 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 42.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 42 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Periods of rain. Low around 39. North wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday
Periods of rain. High near 43. Breezy, with a north wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Showers likely before 1am, then a chance of rain or drizzle after 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 39. Breezy, with a north wind 15 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday
A slight chance of rain or drizzle before 1pm, then a slight chance of drizzle after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 50. Northeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers after 1am. Patchy fog after 1am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday
Patchy fog before 10am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 58.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 64.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 42.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 71.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 45.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 73.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 50.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 74.
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Point Forecast:
7 Miles NNE Elwood NE
 40.69°N 99.84°W (Elev. 2615 ft)
1:30 am CDT Apr 30, 2016
3am CDT Apr 30, 2016-6pm CDT May 6, 2016
 
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