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Strong to severe thunderstorms with heavy rain to continue across the central and southern Plains

Periods of strong to severe thunderstorms will continue across a wide area of the central to southern Plains through Friday. Locally heavy rain can be expected over saturated ground, with areas of flooding and flash flooding. A few of the storms will also produce hail and strong gusty winds, with an isolated tornado or two possible.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Hays, Hays Regional Airport (KHYS)

Lat: 38.85°NLon: 99.27°WElev: 1998ft.

Partly Cloudy

79°F

26°C

Humidity 42%
Wind Speed W 5 mph
Barometer 29.97 in
Dewpoint 54°F (12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index79°F (26°C)
Last update 29 May 6:55 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Hays KSSimilar City Names

  • Tonight

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 52 °F

  • Saturday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 69 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 46 °F

  • Sunday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 55 °F

  • Monday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 62 °F

  • Tuesday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 85 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 64 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. North wind 13 to 18 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 69. North wind around 11 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 46. East northeast wind 5 to 9 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. South southeast wind 6 to 13 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 55. South southeast wind 14 to 16 mph.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. Breezy.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. Breezy.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Friday
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 83.
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Point Forecast:
Hays KSSimilar City Names
 38.88°N 99.32°W (Elev. 2008 ft)
6:29 pm CDT May 29, 2015
8pm CDT May 29, 2015-6pm CDT Jun 5, 2015
 
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