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Heavy Rains and Associated Flooding Across the Plains This Weekend

A slow-moving weather system with abundant moisture will bring heavy rainfall across portions of the Central and Southern Plains Saturday. Soils in the region are already saturated from recent rainfall, so flash flooding and river flooding is likely. Meanwhile, below normal temperatures settle over the northeast, with freeze warnings across much of New England into Saturday.
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Current conditions at

Spencer, Spencer Municipal Airport (KSPW)

Lat: 43.17°NLon: 95.2°WElev: 1339ft.

Overcast

56°F

13°C

Humidity 75%
Wind Speed NE 3 mph
Barometer 30.21 in (1022.8 mb)
Dewpoint 48°F (9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 22 May 11:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Spencer IASimilar City Names

  • Overnight

    Cloudy

    Cloudy

    Low: 53 °F

  • Saturday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 68 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 80%

    Showers

    Low: 57 °F

  • Sunday

    Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 80%

    Thunderstorms

    High: 70 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    Low: 58 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 75 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 57 °F

  • Tuesday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 56 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Cloudy, with a low around 53. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers before 10am, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Cloudy, with a high near 68. South southeast wind 5 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then occasional showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am. Low around 57. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
Occasional showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1pm. High near 70. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Sunday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 58. Southeast wind 5 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Memorial Day
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 59. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
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Point Forecast:
Spencer IASimilar City Names
 43.15°N 95.15°W (Elev. 1329 ft)
10:00 pm CDT May 22, 2015
1am CDT May 23, 2015-6pm CDT May 29, 2015
 
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