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Severe weather possible across parts of Plains, Ohio Valley and mid-Atlantic to New England

The NWS Storm Prediction Center is forecasting a risk of severe thunderstorms Wednesday afternoon and evening across parts of the central and southern Plains, the Ohio Valley and the mid-Atlantic into New England. Damaging winds and large hail will be the main threats, with an isolated risk of tornadoes across parts of the central and southern Plains.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Kalamazoo, Kalamazoo / Battle Creek International Airport (KAZO)

Lat: 42.23°NLon: 85.55°WElev: 873ft.

Mostly Cloudy

74°F

23°C

Humidity 57%
Wind Speed W 17 G 25 mph
Barometer 29.99 in (1015.2 mb)
Dewpoint 58°F (14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 27 May 3:53 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Portage MI

  • This
    Afternoon

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 76 °F

  • Tonight

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 55 °F

  • Thursday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 62 °F

  • Friday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 82 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    Low: 64 °F

  • Saturday

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 69 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Thunderstorms Likely

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    Low: 46 °F

  • Sunday

    Slight Chance Showers

    Slight Chc
    Showers

    High: 64 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 76. West wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then a chance of showers between 8pm and 9pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 55. West northwest wind 6 to 11 mph becoming light and variable. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 82. Southwest wind 3 to 6 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. Southeast wind around 7 mph.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 9am. Partly sunny, with a high near 82. South southeast wind 7 to 11 mph.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a high near 69. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 64.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 70.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 51.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.
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Point Forecast:
Portage MI
 42.2°N 85.59°W (Elev. 860 ft)
3:03 pm EDT May 27, 2015
5pm EDT May 27, 2015-6pm EDT Jun 2, 2015
 
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