Flash Flood Watch through Saturday

Rain is already falling from Oxford to Corinth and some of that will spread north to Memphis and areas along I-40 this afternoon and evening. The sky will be mostly cloudy the rest of the day with highs in the low to mid 50s. Winds will be northeast at 5-15 mph.

TONIGHT: Rain likely at times with a few storms. Rain chance 90%. Lows in the mid to upper 40s. Northeast wind 5-15 mph.

FRIDAY: More rain and storms. Rain chance is 90%. Highs will be in the upper 50s. Warmer air will surge north Friday night with temperatures rising into the 60s. Rain or storms will still be possible through the night.

SATURDAY: A brief break in the rain is possible Saturday morning but more showers or storms are likely afternoon. Severe threat is dependent on what happens early in the day. If the sun pops out, storms could be severe with damaging and maybe a tornado threat. Rain should end by late Saturday night. We’ll be watching this closely and have updates as new weather data arrives.

SUNDAY: Dry and cool with sunshine returning. Highs will be mid 50s.

NEXT WEEK: Continued dry with some sunshine both Monday and Tuesday. Highs will range from the mid 50s to low 60s. Clouds may thicken up by Wednesday but rain chances look small most of the week.

Spencer Denton

WMC Action News 5 Meteorologist

First Alert Storm Tracking Team

Twitter: @spencerstorm5

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