Active Week Of Severe Weather Possible Over Portions Of The Plains

Severe thunderstorms will be possible over portions of the Plains each afternoon and evening this week. The main threats with these storms are expected to be large hail, damaging winds, and a few tornadoes. Locally heavy rainfall could pose a risk for some flooding concerns particularly over portions of the Great Plains and Mississippi Valley.
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Current conditions at

Barre / Montpelier, Knapp State Airport (KMPV)

Lat: 44.2°NLon: 72.57°WElev: 1165ft.

Overcast

69°F

21°C

Humidity 51%
Wind Speed SE 3 mph
Barometer 29.97 in (1014.8 mb)
Dewpoint 50°F (10°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 24 May 11:51 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Waitsfield VT

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 76. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 76 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 54 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 80. Calm wind becoming west 5 to 8 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 22 mph.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 53. West wind 5 to 7 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 53 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 79. Northwest wind around 6 mph becoming south in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers after 7pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph after midnight.  New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 59 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 82. South wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Light south wind.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 61 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. South wind 3 to 5 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 83 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Increasing clouds, with a high near 76. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 80. Calm wind becoming west 5 to 8 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 22 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 53. West wind 5 to 7 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 79. Northwest wind around 6 mph becoming south in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers after 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph after midnight. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Friday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 82. South wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Light south wind.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. South wind 3 to 5 mph.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Calm wind.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 80. Calm wind.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. Calm wind becoming southeast around 6 mph after midnight.
Memorial Day
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. South wind around 6 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Waitsfield VT
 44.18°N 72.81°W (Elev. 840 ft)
9:51 am EDT May 24, 2016
12pm EDT May 24, 2016-6pm EDT May 30, 2016
 
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