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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

Albuquerque, Albuquerque International Airport (KABQ)

Lat: 35.04°NLon: 106.61°WElev: 5351ft.

Mostly Cloudy

69°F

21°C

Humidity 35%
Wind Speed W 12 G 18 mph
Barometer 29.90 in (1006.4 mb)
Dewpoint 40°F (4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 6 May 1:52 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles NE Sandia Heights NM

  • This
    Afternoon

    Scattered Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Scattered
    Thunderstorms

    High: 59 °F

  • Tonight

    Scattered Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Scattered
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 38 °F

  • Thursday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 60 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 38 °F

  • Friday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 61 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 34 °F

  • Saturday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 49 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Slight Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Showers

    Low: 34 °F

  • Sunday

    Slight Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 10%

    Slight Chc
    Showers

    High: 54 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 59. Southwest wind 15 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 38. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 60. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 38. Southwest wind around 15 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 61. South wind 10 to 20 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 34.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 49.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 34.
Sunday
A 10 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 54.
Sunday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 39.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 58.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Tuesday
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 59.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles NE Sandia Heights NM
 35.21°N 106.45°W (Elev. 10079 ft)
9:56 am MDT May 6, 2015
3pm MDT May 6, 2015-6pm MDT May 12, 2015
 
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