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

Ketchikan, Ketchikan International Airport (PAKT)

Lat: 55.36°NLon: 131.71°WElev: 89ft.

Mostly Cloudy

44°F

7°C

Humidity 83%
Wind Speed S 5 mph
Barometer 30.29 in (1025.7 mb)
Dewpoint 39°F (4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill41°F (5°C)
Last update 29 Apr 10:53 pm AKDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles ESE Loring AK

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 10 percent chance of rain after 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. Southeast wind around 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Rain

    Low: 43 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Rain, mainly after 10am. The rain could be heavy at times.  High near 50. Southeast wind around 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 50 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Rain.  Low around 45. Southeast wind 15 to 20 mph becoming southwest in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Rain

    Low: 45 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Rain.  High near 57. Southwest wind around 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Rain

    High: 57 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Rain.  Low around 47. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Rain

    Low: 47 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Rain, mainly before 1pm.  High near 60. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Rain

    High: 60 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of rain before 10pm, then a chance of showers after 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 44 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers likely, mainly after 10am.  Cloudy, with a high near 57.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 57 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers likely, mainly before 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 42 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 10 percent chance of rain after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. Southeast wind around 10 mph.
Saturday
Rain, mainly after 10am. The rain could be heavy at times. High near 50. Southeast wind around 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Saturday Night
Rain. Low around 45. Southeast wind 15 to 20 mph becoming southwest in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Sunday
Rain. High near 57. Southwest wind around 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Sunday Night
Rain. Low around 47. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Monday
Rain, mainly before 1pm. High near 60. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Monday Night
A chance of rain before 10pm, then a chance of showers after 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday
Showers likely, mainly after 10am. Cloudy, with a high near 57.
Tuesday Night
Showers likely, mainly before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Wednesday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 57.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 57.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 57.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles ESE Loring AK
 55.57°N 131.53°W (Elev. 423 ft)
8:30 pm AKDT Apr 29, 2016
11pm AKDT Apr 29, 2016-6pm AKDT May 6, 2016
 
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