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Severe weather, flash flooding possible across parts of central U.S.

The NWS Storm Prediction Center is forecasting a risk of severe thunderstorms Monday afternoon & evening across parts of the central U.S. from northern Oklahoma across the mid-Mississippi Valley and into the Great Lakes. A few strong to severe storms may also occur over parts of the Southeast & mid-Atlantic. Heavy rainfall could lead to flash flooding across parts of the central & southern Plains.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Dunkirk, Chautauqua County / Dunkirk Airport (KDKK)

Lat: 42.49°NLon: 79.28°WElev: 692ft.

Fair

80°F

27°C

Humidity 69%
Wind Speed NE 7 mph
Barometer 30.04 in (1016.9 mb)
Dewpoint 69°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index83°F (28°C)
Last update 6 Jul 1:53 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Dunkirk NY

  • This
    Afternoon

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 79 °F

  • Tonight

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 68 °F

  • Tuesday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 79 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Heavy Rain Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Heavy
    Rain

    Low: 62 °F

  • Wednesday

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 69 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Mostly Cloudy

    Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 60 °F

  • Thursday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 70 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 61 °F

  • Friday

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 72 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers between midnight and 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. South wind 5 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 79. Southwest wind 11 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 7pm and 2am. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain. Patchy fog after 5am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 62. Southwest wind 9 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Wednesday
A chance of showers, mainly before 8am. Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 69. North wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
A chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 72. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 74. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
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Point Forecast:
Dunkirk NY
 42.49°N 79.32°W (Elev. 600 ft)
1:39 pm EDT Jul 6, 2015
3pm EDT Jul 6, 2015-6pm EDT Jul 12, 2015
 
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