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.

Partly Cloudy

44°F

7°C

Humidity 79%
Wind Speed S 6 mph
Barometer 30.29 in (1025.6 mb)
Dewpoint 38°F (3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill41°F (5°C)
Last update 29 Apr 9:53 pm AKDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles WNW Thorne Bay AK

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of rain after 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. East wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Rain

    Low: 45 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Rain, mainly after 7am. The rain could be heavy at times.  High near 50. Southeast wind 25 to 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 50 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Rain.  Low around 45. Southeast wind 25 to 30 mph decreasing to 15 to 20 mph after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Rain

    Low: 45 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Rain.  High near 56. Southeast wind 15 to 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Rain

    High: 56 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Rain.  Low around 48. Southeast wind around 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Rain

    Low: 48 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Rain likely, mainly before 4pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Rain Likely

    High: 57 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of rain before 10pm, then a chance of showers after 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 42 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers likely, mainly after 4pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 55.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 55 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers likely, mainly before 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 40 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 30 percent chance of rain after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. East wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday
Rain, mainly after 7am. The rain could be heavy at times. High near 50. Southeast wind 25 to 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Saturday Night
Rain. Low around 45. Southeast wind 25 to 30 mph decreasing to 15 to 20 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Sunday
Rain. High near 56. Southeast wind 15 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Sunday Night
Rain. Low around 48. Southeast wind around 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Monday
Rain likely, mainly before 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday Night
A chance of rain before 10pm, then a chance of showers after 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday
Showers likely, mainly after 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 55.
Tuesday Night
Showers likely, mainly before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40.
Wednesday
A chance of showers after 10am. Partly sunny, with a high near 57.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 57.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40.
Friday
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 55.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles WNW Thorne Bay AK
 55.71°N 132.62°W (Elev. 194 ft)
8:30 pm AKDT Apr 29, 2016
10pm AKDT Apr 29, 2016-6pm AKDT May 6, 2016
 
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