Extreme Fire Weather Threat for Southern California; Heavy Rain for Texas

Extremely critical fire weather threats are in effect for southern California. Unseasonably warm temperatures, very dry fuels and low humidity are contributing to the threats, but the main concern is very strong Santa Ana winds. These winds bring the potential for rapid fire growth and extreme fire behavior. In Texas, steady heavy to excessive rain will keep a flood threat intact through Tuesday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Tupelo, Tupelo Regional Airport (KTUP)

Lat: 34.27°NLon: 88.77°WElev: 348ft.

Overcast

61°F

16°C

Humidity 84%
Wind Speed NW 15 mph
Barometer 30.18 in (1021.7 mb)
Dewpoint 56°F (13°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 15 Oct 7:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Pontotoc MS

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of rain or drizzle, mainly after 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 51. North northeast wind around 10 mph.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 51 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Rain likely, mainly after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 58. North northeast wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely

    High: 58 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Rain likely, mainly before 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 47. North wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely

    Low: 47 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 66. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 66 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 45. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 45 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 65. Northeast wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 65 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. North northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 51 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71. East wind around 5 mph becoming south in the afternoon.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 71 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 56. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 56 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 30 percent chance of rain or drizzle, mainly after 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 51. North northeast wind around 10 mph.
Tuesday
Rain likely, mainly after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 58. North northeast wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
Rain likely, mainly before 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 47. North wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 66. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 45. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 65. Northeast wind around 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. North northeast wind around 5 mph.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71. East wind around 5 mph becoming south in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a low around 56. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of rain before 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 66.
Saturday Night
Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 45.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 64.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 40.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 63.
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Point Forecast:
Pontotoc MS
 34.24°N 89°W (Elev. 413 ft)
5:21 pm CDT Oct 15, 2018
8pm CDT Oct 15, 2018-6pm CDT Oct 22, 2018
 
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