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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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Current conditions at

Lihue, Lihue Airport (PHLI)

Lat: 21.98°NLon: 159.34°WElev: 148ft.

Overcast and Breezy

76°F

24°C

Humidity 74%
Wind Speed E 21 G 28 mph
Barometer 30.06 in (1017.7 mb)
Dewpoint 67°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index77°F (25°C)
Last update 6 May 8:53 am HST
Extended Forecast for

Lihue HI

  • Today

    Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 80%

    Showers

    High: 80 °F

  • Tonight

    Scattered Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Scattered
    Showers

    Low: 68 °F

  • Thursday

    Scattered Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Scattered
    Showers

    High: 80 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Scattered Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Scattered
    Showers

    Low: 68 °F

  • Friday

    Isolated Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Isolated
    Showers

    High: 80 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Scattered Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Scattered
    Showers

    Low: 69 °F

  • Saturday

    Isolated Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Isolated
    Showers

    High: 80 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Scattered Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Scattered
    Showers

    Low: 69 °F

  • Sunday

    Isolated Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Isolated
    Showers

    High: 80 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Frequent showers, mainly before noon. High near 80. Breezy, with an east wind around 17 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tonight
Scattered showers, mainly after midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. Northeast wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Thursday
Scattered showers, mainly before noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. Breezy, with a northeast wind 10 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
Scattered showers, mainly after midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. Breezy, with an east wind around 16 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Friday
Isolated showers before noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. Breezy, with an east wind 16 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday Night
Scattered showers, mainly after midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. Breezy, with an east wind around 16 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Saturday
Isolated showers before noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. Breezy, with an east wind 16 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday Night
Scattered showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. Breezy, with an east wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
Isolated showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. Breezy, with an east wind around 21 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday Night
Scattered showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. Breezy, with an east wind around 18 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday
Scattered showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. Breezy, with an east wind around 18 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
Scattered showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. Breezy, with an east wind around 17 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
Scattered showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. Breezy, with an east wind around 18 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Lihue HI
 21.96°N 159.37°W (Elev. 171 ft)
8:18 am HST May 6, 2015
10am HST May 6, 2015-6pm HST May 12, 2015
 
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