Heavy Rainfall, Flooding, And Severe Thunderstorm Threats From The Mid South To The Great Lakes Today And Tonight

A slow moving low pressure system and cold front will bring the potential for severe thunderstorms capable of producing damaging winds and isolated tornadoes from portions of the Mid South to the Midwest and Great Lakes today and tonight. Heavy rainfall could also lead to flooding concerns. The severe weather threat will shift to the Mid Atlantic and Northeast on Wednesday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Decatur, Pryor Field (KDCU)

Lat: 34.66°NLon: 86.94°WElev: 591ft.

Mostly Cloudy

86°F

30°C

Humidity 63%
Wind Speed S 14 mph
Barometer 30.09 in (1018.2 mb)
Dewpoint 72°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index92°F (33°C)
Last update 25 Sep 11:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles WNW Decatur AL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 3pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 83. South wind around 10 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: 83 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 9pm.  Low around 72. South wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Showers

    Low: 72 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 11am, then showers and thunderstorms after 11am.  High near 79. South southwest wind around 5 mph becoming north in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    T-storms

    High: 79 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. North wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 63 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. North northeast wind around 5 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 79 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 64 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 81 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 66 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 3pm. Cloudy, with a high near 83. South wind around 10 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, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 9pm. Low around 72. South wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 11am, then showers and thunderstorms after 11am. High near 79. South southwest wind around 5 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. North wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. North northeast wind around 5 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Friday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday Night
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 84.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 85.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles WNW Decatur AL
 34.58°N 87.04°W (Elev. 623 ft)
11:43 am CDT Sep 25, 2018
12pm CDT Sep 25, 2018-6pm CDT Oct 1, 2018
 
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