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Flash flood threat forecast from southwestern Texas to the Appalachians on Wednesday

Heavy rainfall will be possible along a frontal boundary that will extend from Maine to far southwestern Texas on Wednesday. Rainfall amounts of 2 to 4 inches will be possible with some locations seeing 5 to 6 inches especially across the southern Plains. Flash flooding will be possible mainly from southwestern Texas to the central Appalachians. Remember: Turn Around, Don't Drown.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lorain / Elyria, Lorain County Regional Airport (KLPR)

Lat: 41.35°NLon: 82.18°WElev: 794ft.

Fog/Mist

63°F

17°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed NE 12 mph
Barometer 29.99 in (1015.1 mb)
Dewpoint 63°F (17°C)
Visibility 4.00 mi
Last update 7 Jul 9:53 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Sandusky OHSimilar City Names

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of showers before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Northeast wind 15 to 17 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 62 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 70. Northeast wind 11 to 16 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 70 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms between 9pm and 2am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 62 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before noon, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Cloudy, with a high near 74. East wind 8 to 14 mph becoming north in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 74 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Cloudy, with a low around 62. West wind around 7 mph.

    Cloudy

    Low: 62 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 77 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 65 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 69 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A slight chance of showers before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Northeast wind 15 to 17 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 70. Northeast wind 11 to 16 mph.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms between 9pm and 2am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before noon, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Cloudy, with a high near 74. East wind 8 to 14 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
Cloudy, with a low around 62. West wind around 7 mph.
Friday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
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Point Forecast:
Sandusky OHSimilar City Names
 41.46°N 82.71°W (Elev. 574 ft)
9:54 pm EDT Jul 7, 2015
10pm EDT Jul 7, 2015-6pm EDT Jul 14, 2015
 
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