Heavy Rainfall and Flash Flood Threats Shift From Southern Plains to Lower Mississippi Valley; Elevated to Critical Fire Concerns Out West

Heavy to excessive rainfall with flash flood concerns will shift from the southern Plains into the Lower Mississippi Valley. Elevated to Critical Fire weather threats will linger through the weekend across the Great Basin and central Rockies. Finally, Major to Record river flooding will continue in portions of the Midwest and across parts of North and South Carolina this weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

Muscle Shoals, North West Alabama Regional Airport (KMSL)

Lat: 34.74°NLon: 87.6°WElev: 548ft.

Thunderstorm in Vicinity Light Rain

80°F

27°C

Humidity 79%
Wind Speed W 9 mph
Barometer 29.98 in (1014.6 mb)
Dewpoint 73°F (23°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index84°F (29°C)
Last update 22 Sep 4:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Iron City TN

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Partly sunny, with a high near 86. Northeast wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 86 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 7pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 7pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 69. North northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 69 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 81. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 81 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 68. East wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 68 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 82. South southeast wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 82 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. South southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 69 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 84. South wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 84 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms.  Low around 70. South wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    T-storms

    Low: 70 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 80. South wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 80 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 86. Northeast wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 7pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 7pm. Cloudy, with a low around 69. North northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a high near 81. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a low around 68. East wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a high near 82. South southeast wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. South southeast wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a high near 84. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms. Low around 70. South wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a high near 80. South wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 81.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
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Point Forecast:
Iron City TN
 35.04°N 87.58°W (Elev. 564 ft)
4:35 pm CDT Sep 22, 2018
5pm CDT Sep 22, 2018-6pm CDT Sep 29, 2018
 
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