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Severe weather expected in portions of the Central U.S on Sunday

The NWS Storm Prediction Center in Norman, Oklahoma expects severe weather to be possible in the Central U.S on Sunday. The area of greatest concern is in the northern Plains which has been identified as an Enhanced Risk area. In this area, large hail and damaging winds will be the primary threats, but an isolated tornado can not be ruled out.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Storm Lake (KSLB)

Lat: 42.6°NLon: 95.23°WElev: 1489ft.

Fair

63°F

17°C

Humidity 88%
Wind Speed S 10 mph
Barometer 29.93 in
Dewpoint 59°F (15°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 5 Jul 4:15 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Storm Lake IA

  • Today

    Breezy

    Breezy

    High: 85 °F

  • Tonight

    Severe Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 71 °F

  • Monday

    Severe Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 80%

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    High: 76 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 10%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 55 °F

  • Tuesday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 55 °F

  • Wednesday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Mostly Cloudy

    Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 60 °F

  • Thursday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 77 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. Breezy, with a south wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 3am. Some storms could be severe, with large hail, damaging winds, and heavy rain. Increasing clouds, with a low around 71. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1pm. Some of the storms could be severe. High near 76. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm. Mostly clear, with a low around 55. North wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 10%.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 74. North wind around 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 55.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 67. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 86. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Storm Lake IA
 42.65°N 95.21°W (Elev. 1417 ft)
4:30 am CDT Jul 5, 2015
5am CDT Jul 5, 2015-6pm CDT Jul 11, 2015
 
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