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Severe Thunderstorms & Heavy Rain in the Plains/Midwest; Clouds and Rain Threaten Eclipse Viewing for Some

While much of the nation observes today's eclipse, clouds threaten to obscure the view in parts of the Plains, Midwest, Mid-Atlantic, Southwest, and Southeast states. The weather could be more than just a nuisance in the north-central Plains and Midwest where scattered severe storms are possible this afternoon and evening. Very large hail, damaging wind gusts, and flash floods are possible. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Butler, Butler County Airport/K W Scholter Field (KBTP)

Lat: 40.78°NLon: 79.95°WElev: 1247ft.

Partly Cloudy

82°F

28°C

Humidity 66%
Wind Speed SW 8 mph
Barometer 30.14 in (1030.1 mb)
Dewpoint 70°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index86°F (30°C)
Last update 21 Aug 3:35 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Butler PASimilar City Names

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Isolated showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 85. Southwest wind around 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms

    High: 85 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 11pm, then a slight chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Southwest wind 3 to 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Scattered
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 68 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A slight chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms likely after noon.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 82. South wind 6 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 82 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a chance of showers.  Low around 61. Southwest wind 5 to 14 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 61 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 75. Northwest wind 5 to 8 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 53.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 53 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 73.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 73 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 50.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 50 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 74.

    Sunny

    High: 74 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 85. Southwest wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 11pm, then a slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Southwest wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms likely after noon. Increasing clouds, with a high near 82. South wind 6 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a chance of showers. Low around 61. Southwest wind 5 to 14 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 75. Northwest wind 5 to 8 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 53.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 73.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 74.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 51.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 76.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 54.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.
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Point Forecast:
Butler PASimilar City Names
 40.87°N 79.89°W (Elev. 1198 ft)
11:07 am EDT Aug 21, 2017
4pm EDT Aug 21, 2017-6pm EDT Aug 28, 2017
 
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