Central U.S. Severe Storms and Heavy Rain; Western Fire Weather Threats

A strong system will produce a swath of impacts. Severe storms with large hail, damaging winds, and a couple of tornadoes will be possible in the south and central Plains. Heavy rain could cause flash flooding in the Mid Mississippi Valley. Mountain snow will develop in the Rockies. Critical fire weather threats are expected across northern California and the Southwest. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Columbus/West Point/Starkville, Golden Triangle Regional Airport (KGTR)

Lat: 33.45° N Lon: 88.58° W Elev: 266 ft.

Fair

80°F

27°C

Humidity 41%
Wind Speed S 14 mph
Barometer 30.00 in (1016.6 mb)
Dewpoint 54°F (12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index80°F (27°C)
Last update 8 May 4:56 pm CDT
Detailed forecast for

Clay County

Through Early Evening
Partly cloudy. South winds 10 to 15 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. South winds 10 to 15 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny in the morning, then partly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Some thunderstorms may be severe. Breezy. Highs in the lower 80s. South winds 10 to 20 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph in the morning.
Sunday Night
Showers and thunderstorms. Locally heavy rainfall possible. Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. The chance of rain 90 percent.
Monday
Mostly cloudy with chance of showers and slight chance of thunderstorms in the morning, then partly cloudy with chance of showers in the afternoon. Cooler. Highs in the lower 70s. North winds 5 to 10 mph. The chance of rain 30 percent.
Monday Night
Chance of showers and slight chance of thunderstorms. Partly cloudy in the evening then becoming mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. Northeast winds around 5 mph. The chance of rain 30 percent.
Tuesday
Chance of showers and slight chance of thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy in the morning then becoming partly cloudy. Highs in the upper 60s. The chance of rain 50 percent.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy with chance of showers and slight chance of thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 50s. The chance of rain 40 percent.
Wednesday
Chance of showers and slight chance of thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy in the morning then becoming partly cloudy. Highs in the upper 60s. The chance of rain 50 percent.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy with chance of showers and slight chance of thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 50s. The chance of rain 40 percent.
Thursday
Mostly sunny with a 30 percent chance of showers. Highs in the lower 70s.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear. Lows around 50.
Friday
Sunny. Highs in the mid 70s.
Friday Night
Clear. Lows in the lower 50s.
Saturday
Sunny. Highs around 80.



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