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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

CW4253 Bear Valley (C4253)

Lat: 38.468°NLon: 120.047°WElev: 7201ft.

NA

48°F

9°C

Humidity 45%
Wind Speed NA
Barometer 29.57 in
Dewpoint 28°F (-2°C)
Visibility NA
Last update 06 May 4:18 pm
Extended Forecast for

18 Miles SW Carson Pass CA

  • Late
    Afternoon

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 47 °F

  • Tonight

    Chance Rain Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Rain

    Low: 35 °F

  • Thursday

    Rain/Snow Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    High: 44 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 34 °F

  • Friday

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 48 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 38 °F

  • Saturday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 60 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 39 °F

  • Sunday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 63 °F

Detailed Forecast

Late Afternoon
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a steady temperature around 47. West southwest wind around 10 mph.
Tonight
A chance of rain showers, mainly after 11pm. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Thursday
Rain and snow showers likely. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 44. Light and variable wind becoming south southwest 5 to 7 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. West northwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming northeast in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 48. North wind 6 to 8 mph becoming west in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm, then a slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 60.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 39.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 63.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 40.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 61.
Monday Night
A slight chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 60.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 61.
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Point Forecast:
18 Miles SW Carson Pass CA
 38.53°N 120.27°W (Elev. 5579 ft)
3:30 pm PDT May 6, 2015
5pm PDT May 6, 2015-6pm PDT May 13, 2015
 
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