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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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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Norwood, Norwood Memorial Airport (KOWD)

Lat: 42.19°NLon: 71.17°WElev: 49ft.

Fair

72°F

22°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.84 in (1010.5 mb)
Dewpoint 68°F (20°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 4 Aug 8:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Needham MASimilar City Names

  • Today

    Today: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Some storms could be severe, with hail, damaging winds, heavy rain, and frequent lightning.  Partly sunny, with a high near 87. Southwest wind 8 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Partly Sunny
    then Severe
    Thunderstorms

    High: 87 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 7pm. Some storms could be severe, with hail, damaging winds, and heavy rain.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. West wind around 6 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 62 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 3pm. Some of the storms could produce small hail.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 82. Calm wind becoming west 5 to 9 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 82 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

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

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 59 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. West wind around 6 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of rain, mainly after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 61 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of rain.  Partly sunny, with a high near 76. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance Rain

    High: 76 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of rain before 5am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 60 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 72 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Some storms could be severe, with hail, damaging winds, heavy rain, and frequent lightning. Partly sunny, with a high near 87. Southwest wind 8 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 7pm. Some storms could be severe, with hail, damaging winds, and heavy rain. Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. West wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 3pm. Some of the storms could produce small hail. Increasing clouds, with a high near 82. Calm wind becoming west 5 to 9 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 59. West wind around 7 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. West wind around 6 mph.
Thursday Night
A chance of rain, mainly after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
A chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 76. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Friday Night
A chance of rain before 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72.
Saturday Night
A chance of rain before midnight, then a chance of showers between midnight and 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 77.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 79.
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Point Forecast:
Needham MASimilar City Names
 42.27°N 71.24°W (Elev. 148 ft)
7:17 am EDT Aug 4, 2015
9am EDT Aug 4, 2015-6pm EDT Aug 10, 2015
 
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