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Active weather from Northern Rockies to Upper Midwest

A storm system in the northern U.S. will bring a variety of weather across several states from the Northern Rockies to the Upper Midwest on Saturday. Several inches of early-season snow are forecast in the higher elevations of Idaho and western Montana. Locally-heavy rain will accompany strong thunderstorms in the northern Plains and Upper Midwest.
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Current conditions at

Lufkin, Angelina County Airport (KLFK)

Lat: 31.23°NLon: 94.75°WElev: 295ft.

Fair

75°F

24°C

Humidity 94%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.96 in (1014.1 mb)
Dewpoint 73°F (23°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 5 Sep 1:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles S Etoile TX

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. South wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 72 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 96. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 96 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 73 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny and hot, with a high near 95. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 95 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. South wind around 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 73 °F

  • Labor
    Day

    Labor Day: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 94.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 94 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 73.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 73 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 93.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 93 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 73.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 73 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. South wind around 5 mph.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 96. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny and hot, with a high near 95. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. South wind around 5 mph.
Labor Day
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 94.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 73.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 93.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 73.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 92.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 73.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 90.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles S Etoile TX
 31.27°N 94.42°W (Elev. 171 ft)
2:15 am CDT Sep 5, 2015
2am CDT Sep 5, 2015-6pm CDT Sep 11, 2015
 
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