Active Week Of Severe Weather Possible Over Portions Of The Plains

Severe thunderstorms will be possible over portions of the Plains each afternoon and evening this week. The main threats with these storms are expected to be large hail, damaging winds, and a few tornadoes. Locally heavy rainfall could pose a risk for some flooding concerns particularly over portions of the Great Plains and Mississippi Valley.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Gastonia Municipal Airport (KAKH)

Lat: 35.2°NLon: 81.16°WElev: 791ft.

Partly Cloudy

84°F

29°C

Humidity 44%
Wind Speed S 6 mph
Barometer 30.08 in (1018.0 mb)
Dewpoint 60°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index84°F (29°C)
Last update 26 May 5:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Lake Wylie SC

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm, then a slight chance of showers between 10pm and midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 66. South wind 3 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 66 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. South wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 85 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 63. South southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 63 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. Calm wind becoming east around 6 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 85 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Light north northeast wind.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 66 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 11am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 66 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Memorial Day: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 83. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 66 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm, then a slight chance of showers between 10pm and midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 66. South wind 3 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. South wind 3 to 6 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 63. South southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. Calm wind becoming east around 6 mph in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Light north northeast wind.
Sunday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Memorial Day
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 83. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 83. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 84.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 84.
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Point Forecast:
Lake Wylie SC
 35.11°N 81.07°W (Elev. 682 ft)
2:45 pm EDT May 26, 2016
6pm EDT May 26, 2016-6pm EDT Jun 2, 2016
 
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