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Severe weather threat continues on Wednesday for the Plains and Northeast

The severe weather threat continues on Wednesday across portions of the central and southern Plains. Large hail and damaging winds will be the primary risks, however tornadoes cannot be ruled out. Severe weather will also be possible across portions of the Northeast where damaging winds are the primary threat.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Augusta, Augusta State Airport (KAUG)

Lat: 44.32°NLon: 69.8°WElev: 351ft.

A Few Clouds

62°F

17°C

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed SE 6 mph
Barometer 30.07 in (1018.3 mb)
Dewpoint 59°F (15°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 27 May 2:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Augusta ME

  • Overnight

    Heavy Rain Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Heavy
    Rain

    Low: 77 °F

  • Wednesday

    Heavy Rain Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Heavy
    Rain

    High: 81 °FFalling Temperatures

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 64 °FRising Temperatures

  • Thursday

    Heavy Rain Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Heavy
    Rain

    High: 79 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 57 °F

  • Friday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 52 °F

  • Saturday

    Showers Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 78 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Showers Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 54 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a steady temperature around 77. South wind around 10 mph.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms between 7am and 2pm. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a temperature falling to around 65 by 5pm. South wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers between 3am and 4am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a temperature rising to around 77 by 5am. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10am, then a chance of showers between 10am and noon. Some of the storms could produce small hail, gusty winds, and heavy rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 79. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 57. North wind around 5 mph becoming east after midnight.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Saturday
Showers likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 78. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday Night
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 67.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 66.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 45.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 67.
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Point Forecast:
Augusta ME
 44.34°N 69.73°W
3:04 am EDT May 27, 2015
4am EDT May 27, 2015-6pm EDT Jun 2, 2015
 
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