Severe Storms Possible in the South; Southwest Critical Fire Weather Threats

Severe storms with large to very large hail, damaging winds, a couple of tornadoes, and heavy rain that could cause flash flooding may develop across the eastern South Plains to the Deep South. Dry, gusty winds in the Southwest will keep fire weather threats critical. Elevated fire weather threats also in portions of the East. Cool and snowy in the Northern Tier states and West mountains. Read More >

Current conditions at

Gulfport - Gulfport-Biloxi International Airport (KGPT)

Lat: 30.41°NLon: 89.08°WElev: 26ft.

Partly Cloudy

72°F

22°C

Humidity 59%
Wind Speed SE 17 mph
Barometer 30.07 in (1018.1 mb)
Dewpoint 57°F (14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 23 Apr 12:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Perkinston MS

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. Southeast wind around 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 74 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Some of the storms could be severe and produce heavy rainfall.  Low around 65. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming south after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers then
    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 65 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1pm. Some of the storms could be severe and produce heavy rainfall.  Partly sunny, with a high near 83. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    High: 83 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 58. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming north after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 58 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 80. North wind around 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Clear, with a low around 55. Calm wind.

    Clear

    Low: 55 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 81. Light and variable wind becoming southeast 5 to 10 mph in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. Southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 61 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 82. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 82 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. Southeast wind around 10 mph.
Tonight
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Some of the storms could be severe and produce heavy rainfall. Low around 65. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming south after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1pm. Some of the storms could be severe and produce heavy rainfall. Partly sunny, with a high near 83. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 58. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming north after midnight.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 80. North wind around 5 mph.
Sunday Night
Clear, with a low around 55. Calm wind.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 81. Light and variable wind becoming southeast 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 82. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 82.
Wednesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 79.
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Point Forecast:
Perkinston MS
 30.78°N 89.13°W (Elev. 112 ft)
4:17 am CDT Apr 23, 2021
1pm CDT Apr 23, 2021-6pm CDT Apr 29, 2021
 
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