Heavy Rainfall and Flash Flood Threat for the Southern Plains Today; Severe Thunderstorms from the Northeast to the Ohio Valley

Heavy rains are leading to an elevated concern for flash flooding across parts of Oklahoma and Texas today, and this heavy rainfall will spread slowly east over the weekend. Severe thunderstorms may produce damaging winds and a few tornadoes across parts of the Northeast and Ohio Valley this afternoon and evening. Significant river flooding continues across the Carolinas. Read More >

Current conditions at

Monroe Regional Airport (KMLU)

Lat: 32.52°NLon: 92.03°WElev: 72ft.

Fair

91°F

33°C

Humidity 54%
Wind Speed Vrbl 5 mph
Barometer 30.05 in (1017.4 mb)
Dewpoint 72°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index99°F (37°C)
Last update 21 Sep 11:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles W Winnsboro LA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Heat index values as high as 100. South southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 93 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. South southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 73 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers before 10am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 10am and 2pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 91. Heat index values as high as 100. Calm wind becoming south southeast around 5 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 91 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before midnight, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between midnight and 1am, then a chance of showers after 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 73. East southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 73 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 86. Southeast wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 86 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. East southeast wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 72 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 10am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 89. South wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 89 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. South southeast wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 72 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers likely before 1pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 1pm and 5pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 90. South wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 90 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Heat index values as high as 100. South southeast wind around 5 mph.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. South southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Saturday
A chance of showers before 10am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 10am and 2pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 91. Heat index values as high as 100. Calm wind becoming south southeast around 5 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before midnight, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between midnight and 1am, then a chance of showers after 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 73. East southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 86. Southeast wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. East southeast wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday
A chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 89. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. South southeast wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
Showers likely before 1pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 1pm and 5pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 90. South wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72.
Wednesday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles W Winnsboro LA
 32.15°N 91.82°W
12:16 pm CDT Sep 21, 2018
12pm CDT Sep 21, 2018-6pm CDT Sep 27, 2018
 
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