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Severe weather threat continues and flash flooding returns to portions of the Plains Thursday

The severe weather threat will continue over portions of the Plains on Thursday. Large hail and damaging winds are the primary threats. Moderate to heavy rain will also be possible, mainly across the southern Plains, returning the flash flood threat to an area with already saturated soils.
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Current conditions at

Grand Forks, Grand Forks International Airport (KGFK)

Lat: 47.95°NLon: 97.18°WElev: 843ft.

Mostly Cloudy

16°C

61°F

Humidity 67%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.99 in (1015.7 mb)
Dewpoint 10°C (50°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 27 May 10:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Alvarado MN

  • Overnight

    Scattered Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Scattered
    Showers

    Low: 13 °C

  • Thursday

    Showers Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 24 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 9 °C

  • Friday

    Breezy

    Breezy

    High: 14 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 2 °C

  • Saturday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 15 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 6 °C

  • Sunday

    Chance Showers

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 19 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Chance Showers

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 11 °C

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13. East southeast wind 10 to 13 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than 1 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 7am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 7am and 2pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 24. Southeast wind 11 to 16 km/h becoming south 22 to 27 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 37 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9. West wind 16 to 24 km/h becoming north after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 32 km/h. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 14. Breezy, with a north wind 26 to 32 km/h, with gusts as high as 40 km/h.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 2. North wind 24 to 29 km/h decreasing to 13 to 18 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 39 km/h.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 15.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 6.
Sunday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 19.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 24.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 26.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 24.
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Point Forecast:
Alvarado MN
 48.18°N 97°W
9:30 pm CDT May 27, 2015
12am CDT May 28, 2015-6pm CDT Jun 3, 2015
 
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