High Flood Risk For Saturated Tennessee Valley and South; Near-Blizzard Conditions Possible for the Plains and Upper Midwest This Weekend

A high risk for flash flooding near a stalled front will continue across the saturated Tennessee Valley and South today. Meanwhile, a storm system producing heavy mountain and rare low elevation snows will shift from the Southwest across the Plains this weekend, with near blizzard conditions. To the south, an outbreak of severe thunderstorms is expected for the Mississippi Valley on Saturday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Rusk County Airport (KRFI)

Lat: 32.14° N Lon: 94.85° W Elev: 441 ft.

Overcast

50°F

10°C

Humidity 99%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.93 in
Dewpoint 50°F (10°C)
Visibility 0.75 mi
Last update 22 Feb 6:35 pm CST
Detailed forecast for

Rusk County

Tonight
Cloudy with chance of showers and isolated thunderstorms. Patchy fog. Lows in the mid 50s. East winds around 5 mph becoming south after midnight. Chance of precipitation 50 percent.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms in the morning. Some thunderstorms may be severe. Cloudy in the morning then clearing. Windy. Highs in the upper 60s. Southwest winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts to near 30 mph. Chance of precipitation 90 percent.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear. Colder. Lows in the upper 30s. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph and gusty.
Sunday
Sunny. Highs in the lower 60s. North winds 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
Clear. Lows in the upper 30s. Northeast winds 5 mph.
Monday
Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 60s.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 40s.
Tuesday
Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers. Highs in the mid 60s.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers. Lows in the upper 40s.
Wednesday
Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers. Highs around 70.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers. Lows in the upper 40s.
Thursday
Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers. Highs around 60.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers. Lows in the mid 40s.
Friday
Partly cloudy. Highs in the mid 60s.



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330 PM CST Fri Feb 22 2019
 
 

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