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Severe thunderstorms possible for central and southern Plains Wednesday

The NWS Storm Prediction Center is forecasting a risk of severe thunderstorms this afternoon and evening from central Texas northward to southern Nebraska. Very large hail is the main threat, although damaging winds and a tornado or two cannot be ruled out.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

WX6HNX-10 Sunflower Valley (AU172)

Lat: 35.80265°NLon: 120.10302°WElev: 751ft.

NA

74°F

23°C

Humidity 29%
Wind Speed SSW 19 G 26 MPH
Barometer 29.73 in
Dewpoint 40°F (4°C)
Visibility NA
Last update 06 May 3:19 pm PDT
Extended Forecast for

18 Miles SE Parkfield CA

  • Tonight

    Increasing Clouds

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 42 °F

  • Thursday

    Showers Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 63 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 43 °F

  • Friday

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 68 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 43 °F

  • Saturday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 45 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 46 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Increasing clouds, with a low around 42. West wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Thursday
A chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 63. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a low around 43. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 11am. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 68. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 43. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 75. West wind 10 to 15 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 45. West wind around 15 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 81. West wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 46. West wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 78. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the morning.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 45. West wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 76. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming south southeast in the morning.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 44. West wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 76. West wind 10 to 15 mph becoming south in the morning.
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Point Forecast:
18 Miles SE Parkfield CA
 35.73°N 120.2°W (Elev. 1509 ft)
2:55 pm PDT May 6, 2015
4pm PDT May 6, 2015-6pm PDT May 13, 2015
 
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