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A stormy Friday expected for parts of the central and southern U.S.

Heavy rain, flash flooding and thunderstorms are expected on Friday, from the Southern Plains to the Tennessee Valley. Some of the storms may become severe in the afternoon and evening, especially in the ArkLaTex region and parts of the Lower Mississippi Valley. Primary hazards will be isolated damaging winds gusts and hail. The Central High Plains and the Carolinas could also see strong storms.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Albuquerque, Albuquerque International Airport (KABQ)

Lat: 35.04°NLon: 106.61°WElev: 5351ft.

Mostly Cloudy

77°F

25°C

Humidity 50%
Wind Speed SW 5 mph
Barometer 30.21 in (1014.6 mb)
Dewpoint 57°F (14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index79°F (26°C)
Last update 3 Jul 10:52 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles NW Sandia Park NM

  • This
    Afternoon

    Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 80%

    Thunderstorms

    High: 69 °F

  • Tonight

    Scattered Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Scattered
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 56 °F

  • Independence
    Day

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 70 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Scattered Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Scattered
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 57 °F

  • Sunday

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 74 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 59 °F

  • Monday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 72 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    Low: 55 °F

  • Tuesday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 68 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers and thunderstorms. High near 69. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Independence Day
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. Southwest wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. Southwest wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 68.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 71.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles NW Sandia Park NM
 35.21°N 106.43°W (Elev. 9478 ft)
4:15 am MDT Jul 3, 2015
12pm MDT Jul 3, 2015-6pm MDT Jul 9, 2015
 
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