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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

Fort Lauderdale, Fort Lauderdale Executive Airport (KFXE)

Lat: 26.2°NLon: 80.18°WElev: 13ft.

Fair

79°F

26°C

Humidity 88%
Wind Speed N 5 mph
Barometer 30.07 in (1018.5 mb)
Dewpoint 75°F (24°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index83°F (28°C)
Last update 5 Aug 5:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

North Lauderdale FL

  • Today

    Today: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 11am.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 90. Heat index values as high as 102. Light southeast wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 79. Southeast wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 79 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. Heat index values as high as 102. Light southeast wind increasing to 6 to 11 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 92 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 78. Southeast wind 5 to 8 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 78 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. Light and variable wind becoming southeast 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 92 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 78. South wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 78 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 78. South wind around 8 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 78 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. West wind 5 to 7 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 11am. Increasing clouds, with a high near 90. Heat index values as high as 102. Light southeast wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 79. Southeast wind 3 to 6 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. Heat index values as high as 102. Light southeast wind increasing to 6 to 11 mph in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 78. Southeast wind 5 to 8 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. Light and variable wind becoming southeast 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 78. South wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 78. South wind around 8 mph.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. West wind 5 to 7 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 79.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 79.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 90.
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Point Forecast:
North Lauderdale FL
 26.22°N 80.21°W
6:01 am EDT Aug 5, 2015
6am EDT Aug 5, 2015-6pm EDT Aug 11, 2015
 
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