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Severe weather possible for parts of central, southern Plains

The NWS Storm Prediction Center is forecasting a risk of severe thunderstorms for parts of the central and southern Plains Friday afternoon and evening, mainly across eastern New Mexico and West Texas, as well as northeastern Colorado. Large hail and damaging winds will be the main threats.
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Current conditions at

Jefferson, Ashe County Airport (KGEV)

Lat: 36.43°NLon: 81.42°WElev: 3179ft.

Fair

62°F

17°C

Humidity 28%
Wind Speed NW 7 mph
Barometer 30.25 in
Dewpoint 28°F (-2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 22 May 1:35 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Sparta NC

  • This
    Afternoon

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 65 °F

  • Tonight

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 49 °F

  • Saturday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 68 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 50 °F

  • Sunday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 73 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 56 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Mostly Cloudy

    Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 60 °F

  • Tuesday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 77 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 65. Northwest wind around 9 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 49. Northwest wind 6 to 9 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 68. Light and variable wind becoming south 5 to 8 mph in the morning.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 50. South wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 73. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Memorial Day
Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 77. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 76. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
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Point Forecast:
Sparta NC
 36.49°N 81.12°W (Elev. 2989 ft)
12:00 pm EDT May 22, 2015
2pm EDT May 22, 2015-6pm EDT May 28, 2015
 
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