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Severe weather possible for parts of Midwest and central, southern Plains

The NWS Storm Prediction Center is forecasting a risk of severe thunderstorms Monday afternoon and evening across parts of the central Plains and Midwest, from central Kansas to west-central Illinois, as well as across parts of the southern Plains, from West Texas to southeastern New Mexico. Large hail and damaging winds will be the main threats.
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Current conditions at

Hillsville (KHLX)

Lat: 36.77°NLon: 80.82°WElev: 2736ft.

Partly Cloudy

74°F

23°C

Humidity 47%
Wind Speed S 5 mph
Barometer 30.29 in
Dewpoint 52°F (11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 4 May 5:15 pm EDT

Extended Forecast

  • Tonight

    Isolated Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Isolated
    Showers

    Low: 51 °F

  • Tuesday

    Scattered Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Scattered
    Showers

    High: 78 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Scattered Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Scattered
    Showers

    Low: 52 °F

  • Wednesday

    Scattered Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Scattered
    Thunderstorms

    High: 76 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 54 °F

  • Thursday

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 75 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 57 °F

  • Friday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 74 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 57 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Isolated showers before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 51. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday
Isolated showers, then scattered showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then isolated showers between 9pm and midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers between 11am and 2pm, then scattered showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 76. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers between 8am and 2pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 75. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 74. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 78. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 78. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles SW Ivanhoe VA
 36.8°N 81°W (Elev. 2474 ft)
4:00 pm EDT May 4, 2015
7pm EDT May 4, 2015-6pm EDT May 11, 2015
 
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