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Severe thunderstorms possible for central and southern Plains Wednesday

The NWS Storm Prediction Center is forecasting a risk of severe thunderstorms this afternoon and evening from central Texas northward to southern Nebraska. Very large hail is the main threat, although damaging winds and a tornado or two cannot be ruled out.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Spencer, Spencer Municipal Airport (KSPW)

Lat: 43.17°NLon: 95.2°WElev: 1339ft.

Mostly Cloudy

70°F

21°C

Humidity 82%
Wind Speed S 15 mph
Barometer 29.81 in (1008.8 mb)
Dewpoint 64°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 6 May 5:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Spencer IASimilar City Names

  • Tonight

    Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 90%

    Thunderstorms

    Low: 61 °F

  • Thursday

    Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 80%

    Thunderstorms

    High: 75 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 51 °F

  • Friday

    Mostly Cloudy

    Mostly
    Cloudy

    High: 67 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Mostly Cloudy

    Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 46 °F

  • Saturday

    Partly Sunny

    Partly
    Sunny

    High: 69 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    Low: 52 °F

  • Sunday

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 64 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    Low: 45 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Occasional showers and thunderstorms, mainly after midnight. Low around 61. Breezy, with a south southeast wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Thursday
Occasional showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2pm. High near 75. Breezy, with a south southwest wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67. North wind 10 to 15 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. North wind 5 to 15 mph.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 69.
Saturday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a high near 64. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday
A chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 56. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 62.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 69. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
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Point Forecast:
Spencer IASimilar City Names
 43.15°N 95.15°W (Elev. 1329 ft)
4:43 pm CDT May 6, 2015
7pm CDT May 6, 2015-6pm CDT May 13, 2015
 
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