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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

Maxton, Laurinburg-Maxton Airport (KMEB)

Lat: 34.79°NLon: 79.37°WElev: 220ft.

Fair

66°F

19°C

Humidity 61%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.14 in (1020.5 mb)
Dewpoint 52°F (11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 6 May 9:52 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Shannon NC

  • Overnight

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 58 °F

  • Thursday

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 76 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 63 °F

  • Friday

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 76 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 65 °F

  • Saturday

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 78 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 65 °F

  • Sunday

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 83 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Mostly Cloudy

    Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 66 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 58. Northeast wind 3 to 5 mph.
Thursday
A chance of showers, mainly after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. Northeast wind 9 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2am. Cloudy, with a low around 63. Northeast wind 16 to 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a high near 76. Breezy, with a northeast wind 17 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. East wind 11 to 14 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 84. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 87. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 83.
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Point Forecast:
Shannon NC
 34.85°N 79.12°W
10:14 pm EDT May 6, 2015
11pm EDT May 6, 2015-6pm EDT May 13, 2015
 
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