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Severe Thunderstorms & Heavy Rain in the Plains/Midwest; Clouds and Rain Threaten Eclipse Viewing for Some

While much of the nation observes today's eclipse, clouds threaten to obscure the view in parts of the Plains, Midwest, Mid-Atlantic, Southwest, and Southeast states. The weather could be more than just a nuisance in the north-central Plains and Midwest where scattered severe storms are possible this afternoon and evening. Very large hail, damaging wind gusts, and flash floods are possible. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Branson (KBBG)

Lat: 36.53°NLon: 93.2°WElev: 1302ft.

A Few Clouds

32°C

90°F

Humidity 55%
Wind Speed S 7 km/h
Barometer 30.12 in
Dewpoint 22°C (72°F)
Visibility 16 km
Heat Index36°C (97°F)
Last update 21 Aug 2:45 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NNE Ridgedale MO

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm.  Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 33. Heat index values as high as 37. South wind 8 to 10 km/h.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 33 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 23. South wind 5 to 8 km/h.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 23 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Partly sunny, with a high near 30. Heat index values as high as 34. Southwest wind 8 to 11 km/h becoming west in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 30 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. North wind 3 to 8 km/h.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 19 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 27. Northeast wind 5 to 10 km/h.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 27 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 15.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 15 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 27.

    Sunny

    High: 27 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 15.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 15 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 27.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 27 °C

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 33. Heat index values as high as 37. South wind 8 to 10 km/h.
Tonight
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 23. South wind 5 to 8 km/h.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 30. Heat index values as high as 34. Southwest wind 8 to 11 km/h becoming west in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. North wind 3 to 8 km/h.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 27. Northeast wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 15.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 27.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 15.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 27.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 27.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 16.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 28.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 28.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NNE Ridgedale MO
 36.54°N 93.19°W (Elev. 329 m)
2:12 pm CDT Aug 21, 2017
3pm CDT Aug 21, 2017-6pm CDT Aug 28, 2017
 
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