Severe thunderstorms and locally heavy rain possible for portions of the plains

A stationary front will keep scattered showers and thunderstorms in the forecast today and Thursday for much of the plains. Some thunderstorms may be severe today across portions of the central/northern High Plains. Atrong storms are also possible in northern New England today. Hot temperatures will continue across portions of the Desert Southwest and Inter-mountain West.
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Current conditions at

Mercury, Desert Rock Airport (KDRA)

Lat: 36.6207°NLon: 116.02868°WElev: 3238ft.

Fair

100°F

38°C

Humidity 16%
Wind Speed SSW 9 MPH
Barometer 30.01 in (1010.1 mb)
Dewpoint 45°F (7°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index96°F (36°C)
Last update 29 Jun 11:53 am PDT
Extended Forecast for

15 Miles WNW Mercury NV

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a high near 95. Southwest wind 7 to 11 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 95 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 78. West southwest wind 6 to 11 mph becoming light and variable  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 78 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 96. Light and variable wind becoming south 9 to 14 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 96 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 77. South southeast wind 8 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 77 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. Light and variable wind becoming south southwest 11 to 16 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 22 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 94 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 75.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 75 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 91.

    Sunny

    High: 91 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 74.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 74 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 93.

    Sunny

    High: 93 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a high near 95. Southwest wind 7 to 11 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 78. West southwest wind 6 to 11 mph becoming light and variable in the evening.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 96. Light and variable wind becoming south 9 to 14 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 77. South southeast wind 8 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. Light and variable wind becoming south southwest 11 to 16 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 22 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 75.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 91.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 74.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 93.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 73.
Independence Day
Sunny, with a high near 94.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 73.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 94.
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Point Forecast:
15 Miles WNW Mercury NV
 36.73°N 116.28°W (Elev. 4245 ft)
6:53 am PDT Jun 29, 2016
12pm PDT Jun 29, 2016-6pm PDT Jul 5, 2016
 
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