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Severe thunderstorms possible for central and southern Plains Wednesday

The NWS Storm Prediction Center is forecasting a risk of severe thunderstorms this afternoon and evening from central Texas northward to southern Nebraska. Very large hail is the main threat, although damaging winds and a tornado or two cannot be ruled out.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Charleston Executive Airport (KJZI)

Lat: 32.7°NLon: 80°WElev: 16ft.

Mostly Cloudy

75°F

24°C

Humidity 69%
Wind Speed NE 16 mph
Barometer 30.17 in
Dewpoint 64°F (18°C)
Visibility 9.00 mi
Last update 6 May 10:55 am EDT

Extended Forecast

  • This
    Afternoon

    Partly Sunny

    Partly
    Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Tonight

    Slight Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Showers

    Low: 64 °F

  • Thursday

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 75 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 65 °F

  • Friday

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 77 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 67 °F

  • Saturday

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 80 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 68 °F

  • Sunday

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 82 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Partly sunny, with a high near 79. East wind 13 to 16 mph.
Tonight
A slight chance of showers after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. North wind 11 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. North wind 15 to 17 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. North wind 13 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Friday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. Northwest wind 14 to 17 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Friday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 82. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 83.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 71.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Charleston SC
 32.79°N 80.01°W
7:06 am EDT May 6, 2015
12pm EDT May 6, 2015-6pm EDT May 12, 2015
 
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