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Severe weather possible for parts of central, southern Plains

The NWS Storm Prediction Center is forecasting a risk of severe thunderstorms for parts of the central and southern Plains Friday afternoon and evening, mainly across eastern New Mexico and West Texas, as well as northeastern Colorado. Large hail and damaging winds will be the main threats.
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Current conditions at

Gainesville, Gilmer Memorial Airport (KGVL)

Lat: 34.27°NLon: 83.83°WElev: 1273ft.

Fair

75°F

24°C

Humidity 40%
Wind Speed E 3 mph
Barometer 30.22 in (1022.3 mb)
Dewpoint 49°F (9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 22 May 5:53 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles W Helen GA

  • Tonight

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 51 °F

  • Saturday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 54 °F

  • Sunday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Mostly Cloudy

    Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 59 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 76 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 63 °F

  • Tuesday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 78 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 63 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 51. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 76. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the morning.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 54. East wind around 5 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Memorial Day
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a high near 78.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 81.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles W Helen GA
 34.71°N 83.79°W
3:01 pm EDT May 22, 2015
7pm EDT May 22, 2015-6pm EDT May 29, 2015
 
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