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Severe weather possible for parts of Midwest and central, southern Plains

The NWS Storm Prediction Center is forecasting a risk of severe thunderstorms Monday afternoon and evening across parts of the central and southern Plains and Midwest, from West Texas and southeastern New Mexico across the Oklahoma Panhandle and central Kansas and into northern Missouri, southern Iowa and west-central Illinois. Large hail and damaging winds will be the main threats.
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Current conditions at

Altoona, Altoona-Blair County Airport (KAOO)

Lat: 40.3°NLon: 78.32°WElev: 1503ft.

Mostly Cloudy

25°C

77°F

Humidity 31%
Wind Speed W 11 km/h
Barometer 30.15 in (1020.7 mb)
Dewpoint 7°C (44°F)
Visibility 16 km
Heat Index26°C (78°F)
Last update 4 May 6:53 pm EDT

Extended Forecast

  • Tonight

    Slight Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Showers

    Low: 13 °C

  • Tuesday

    Showers Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 24 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Showers Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 10 °C

  • Wednesday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 22 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Mostly Cloudy

    Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 12 °C

  • Thursday

    Partly Sunny

    Partly
    Sunny

    High: 24 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 13 °C

  • Friday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 27 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 15 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A slight chance of showers after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday
Scattered showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 24. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Tuesday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a low around 10. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a high near 22. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 24.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 13.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 27.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 15.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 28.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16.
Sunday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 28. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 27. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Hesston PA
 9.9692099683869E+36°N 9.9692099683869E+36°E
6:56 pm EDT May 4, 2015
8pm EDT May 4, 2015-6pm EDT May 11, 2015
 
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