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Marginal to slight risk of severe weather Sunday for the Midwest and central Plains

Scattered strong to severe storms with hail and damaging winds are expected this afternoon and evening across portions of the Midwest. A Marginal Risk area is highlighted around a Slight Risk area and extends into portions of the central Plains.
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Current conditions at

Gastonia Municipal Airport (KAKH)

Lat: 35.2°NLon: 81.16°WElev: 791ft.

Fair

72°F

22°C

Humidity 44%
Wind Speed Vrbl 6 mph
Barometer 30.21 in (1022.5 mb)
Dewpoint 49°F (9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 3 May 10:54 am EDT

Extended Forecast

  • This
    Afternoon

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Tonight

    Mostly Cloudy

    Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 57 °F

  • Monday

    Slight Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Showers

    High: 77 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 56 °F

  • Tuesday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 56 °F

  • Wednesday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 58 °F

  • Thursday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 81 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a high near 76. South wind 3 to 6 mph.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. South wind 3 to 5 mph.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers after 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 77. South southwest wind around 5 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. South wind 3 to 5 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. South wind 3 to 5 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles ESE Kings Mountain NC
 35.22°N 81.28°W
10:43 am EDT May 3, 2015
12pm EDT May 3, 2015-6pm EDT May 9, 2015
 
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