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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

Franklin, Macon County Airport (K1A5)

Lat: 35.22°NLon: 83.42°WElev: 2021ft.

74°F

23°C

Humidity 20%
Wind Speed N 3 mph
Barometer 30.22 in
Dewpoint 30°F (-1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 22 May 4:15 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles WSW Lakemont GA

  • Tonight

    Patchy Fog

    Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 50 °F

  • Saturday

    Patchy Fog

    Patchy
    Fog

    High: 78 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 53 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 59 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 79 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 63 °F

  • Tuesday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 80 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 63 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Patchy fog after 5am. Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 50. Calm wind.
Saturday
Patchy fog before 7am, then Patchy fog between 9am and 3pm. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 78. Calm wind becoming east southeast 5 to 7 mph in the morning.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 53. East southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 78. East southeast wind 3 to 8 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59. East southeast wind around 6 mph.
Memorial Day
A slight chance of showers between 1pm and 4pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 79. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80.
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 81. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82.
Thursday Night
A 30 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 82.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles WSW Lakemont GA
 34.76°N 83.48°W
3:05 pm EDT May 22, 2015
5pm EDT May 22, 2015-6pm EDT May 29, 2015
 
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