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Severe weather possible across parts of Plains, New England, flash flooding possible across southern Plains

The NWS Storm Prediction Center is forecasting a Slight Risk of severe thunderstorms Thurs. afternoon and evening across parts of the central & southern Plains, with large hail, damaging winds & a few tornadoes possible. There is also a Slight Risk of severe thunderstorms across New England, where damaging wind gusts will be the main threat. Flash flooding is also possible across TX, OK and KS.
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Current conditions at

Bedford, Hanscom Field (KBED)

Lat: 42.47°NLon: 71.29°WElev: 131ft.

A Few Clouds

86°F

30°C

Humidity 48%
Wind Speed S 18 G 24 mph
Barometer 30.06 in
Dewpoint 64°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index87°F (31°C)
Last update 28 May 1:56 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Burlington MA

  • This
    Afternoon

    Severe Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    High: 86 °F

  • Tonight

    Severe Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 80%

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 59 °F

  • Friday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Patchy Fog

    Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 58 °F

  • Saturday

    Patchy Fog

    Patchy
    Fog

    High: 81 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 63 °F

  • Sunday

    Showers Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 70 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 49 °F

  • Monday

    Mostly Cloudy

    Mostly
    Cloudy

    High: 63 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 5pm. Some of the storms could be severe. Partly sunny, with a high near 86. Southwest wind around 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9pm. Some storms could be severe, with heavy rain. Low around 59. West wind 5 to 9 mph becoming calm after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. Light and variable wind becoming east 5 to 8 mph in the morning.
Friday Night
Patchy fog after 4am. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 58. Southeast wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Saturday
Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 81. Southwest wind 7 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a high near 70. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 66.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 73.
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Point Forecast:
Burlington MA
 42.51°N 71.21°W
1:36 pm EDT May 28, 2015
3pm EDT May 28, 2015-6pm EDT Jun 3, 2015
 
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