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Severe weather possible for parts of central Plains, mid-Atlantic to New England

The NWS Storm Prediction Center is forecasting a Slight Risk of severe thunderstorms Tuesday afternoon and evening across parts of the central Plains, from northwestern Kansas to southwestern Nebraska and extreme northeastern Colorado, as well across parts of the mid-Atlantic and eastern New England. Isolated strong to severe storms are possible in areas surrounding the Slight Risk areas.
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Current conditions at

Boston, Logan International Airport (KBOS)

Lat: 42.36°NLon: 71.01°WElev: 20ft.

Light Rain

72°F

22°C

Humidity 82%
Wind Speed W 8 mph
Barometer 29.81 in (1009.3 mb)
Dewpoint 66°F (19°C)
Visibility 6.00 mi
Last update 4 Aug 4:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Medford MA

Severe T-storm Watch until Tuesday 08:00pm
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Severe T-storm Watch
  •  
    Severe T-storm Watch until Tuesday 08:00pm

    NOW until
    8:00pm Tue

    Severe T-storm Watch

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers and thunderstorms likely. Some storms could be severe, with large hail and damaging winds.  Partly sunny, with a high near 85. Southwest wind around 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    High: 85 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 11pm. Some of the storms could be severe.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 63. West wind 3 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 63 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 1pm and 4pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. Light west wind increasing to 6 to 11 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Isolated
    T-storms then
    Scattered
    Showers

    High: 82 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 59. West wind 7 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 59 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 80. West wind 8 to 11 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A slight chance of rain after 3am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance Rain

    Low: 62 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of rain.  Partly sunny, with a high near 77. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Rain

    High: 77 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 62 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Some storms could be severe, with large hail and damaging winds. Partly sunny, with a high near 85. Southwest wind around 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 11pm. Some of the storms could be severe. Partly cloudy, with a low around 63. West wind 3 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 1pm and 4pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. Light west wind increasing to 6 to 11 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 59. West wind 7 to 10 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 80. West wind 8 to 11 mph.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of rain after 3am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday
A chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 77. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Saturday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 78.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 80.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 79.
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Point Forecast:
Medford MA
 42.43°N 71.11°W (Elev. 148 ft)
2:18 pm EDT Aug 4, 2015
5pm EDT Aug 4, 2015-6pm EDT Aug 11, 2015
 
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