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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Current conditions at

Newton Municipal (KTNU)

Lat: 41.68°NLon: 93.02°WElev: 951ft.

Overcast and Breezy

48°F

9°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed E 22 G 31 mph
Barometer 29.78 in
Dewpoint 48°F (9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill41°F (5°C)
Last update 30 Apr 2:15 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SSW Prairie City IA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers likely before 3pm, then patchy drizzle with a chance of showers after 3pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 51. Breezy, with an east northeast wind around 16 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Breezy

    High: 51 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy drizzle with a chance of showers before 7pm, then showers likely, mainly after 3am.  Cloudy, with a low around 45. Breezy, with an east northeast wind 11 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Breezy

    Low: 45 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers, mainly before 4pm.  High near 55. North wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers

    High: 55 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 42. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 42 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 64. Northwest wind 5 to 9 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 64 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 46.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 46 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 70.

    Sunny

    High: 70 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 49.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 49 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 69.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 69 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers likely before 3pm, then patchy drizzle with a chance of showers after 3pm. Cloudy, with a high near 51. Breezy, with an east northeast wind around 16 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tonight
Patchy drizzle with a chance of showers before 7pm, then showers likely, mainly after 3am. Cloudy, with a low around 45. Breezy, with an east northeast wind 11 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Sunday
Showers, mainly before 4pm. High near 55. North wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 42. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 64. Northwest wind 5 to 9 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 70.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 49.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 69.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 46.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 69.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 48.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 71.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SSW Prairie City IA
 41.56°N 93.25°W
12:26 pm CDT Apr 30, 2016
2pm CDT Apr 30, 2016-6pm CDT May 6, 2016
 
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