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Severe weather possible for parts of Midwest and central, southern Plains

The NWS Storm Prediction Center is forecasting a risk of severe thunderstorms Monday afternoon and evening across parts of the central Plains and Midwest, from central Kansas to west-central Illinois, as well as across parts of the southern Plains, from West Texas to southeastern New Mexico. Large hail and damaging winds will be the main threats.
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Current conditions at

Minneapolis - Flying Cloud Airport (KFCM)

Lat: 44.83°NLon: 93.47°WElev: 906ft.

Fair

64°F

18°C

Humidity 34%
Wind Speed NE 10 mph
Barometer 30.18 in (1021.9 mb)
Dewpoint 35°F (2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 4 May 10:53 am CDT

Extended Forecast

  • This
    Afternoon

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 70 °F

  • Tonight

    Mostly Cloudy

    Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 51 °F

  • Tuesday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 65 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 54 °F

  • Wednesday

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 75 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 62 °F

  • Thursday

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 76 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 57 °F

  • Friday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 70 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a high near 70. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. Northeast wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8am. Cloudy, with a high near 65. East southeast wind 5 to 15 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 54. East southeast wind around 10 mph.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. Southeast wind 10 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.
Wednesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. South southeast wind 10 to 15 mph. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a high near 76. South southeast wind around 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 70. West wind around 10 mph.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 67. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. East northeast wind around 10 mph.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67. East wind around 10 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Hopkins MN
 44.93°N 93.4°W (Elev. 919 ft)
10:43 am CDT May 4, 2015
12pm CDT May 4, 2015-6pm CDT May 10, 2015
 
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