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Severe storms possible in Plains, Mid-Mississippi Valley

Severe thunderstorms will be possible Wednesday afternoon and evening across portions of the Central Plains and Mid-Mississippi River Valley. Large hail and damaging wind will be the main threats.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lawrence, Lawrence Municipal Airport (KLWC)

Lat: 39.01°NLon: 95.21°WElev: 830ft.

Fog/Mist

70°F

21°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed SE 8 mph
Barometer 29.97 in (1014.3 mb)
Dewpoint 68°F (20°C)
Visibility 5.00 mi
Last update 5 Aug 6:52 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Lawrence KS

  • Today

    Today: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 10am.  High near 82. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    T-storms then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. East wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 66 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. East wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 88 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 70. East wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 70 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming northwest in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 91 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 71.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 71 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 92.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 92 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 74.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 74 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 94.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 94 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 10am. High near 82. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. East wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. East wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Increasing clouds, with a low around 70. East wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming northwest in the morning.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 71.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 92.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 74.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 94.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 89.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 87.
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Point Forecast:
Lawrence KS
 38.97°N 95.26°W
7:09 am CDT Aug 5, 2015
7am CDT Aug 5, 2015-6pm CDT Aug 11, 2015
 
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