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Strong to severe thunderstorms with heavy rain to continue across the central and southern Plains

Periods of strong to severe thunderstorms will continue across a wide area of the central to southern Plains through Friday. Locally heavy rain can be expected over saturated ground, with areas of flooding and flash flooding. A few of the storms will also produce hail and strong gusty winds, with an isolated tornado or two possible.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Poplar Bluff, Poplar Bluff Municipal Airport (KPOF)

Lat: 36.77°NLon: 90.32°WElev: 328ft.

Partly Cloudy

86°F

30°C

Humidity 55%
Wind Speed SE 10 mph
Barometer 29.95 in (1013.7 mb)
Dewpoint 68°F (20°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index89°F (32°C)
Last update 29 May 4:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles SSE Van Buren MO

  • Tonight

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 67 °F

  • Saturday

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 78 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 59 °F

  • Sunday

    Cloudy

    Cloudy

    High: 69 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Mostly Cloudy

    Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 55 °F

  • Monday

    Partly Sunny

    Partly
    Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 57 °F

  • Tuesday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 58 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 10pm. Increasing clouds, with a low around 67. South wind 3 to 8 mph.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a high near 78. South southwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a low around 59. North northwest wind 6 to 8 mph.
Sunday
Cloudy, with a high near 69. North wind around 8 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. North northeast wind 3 to 6 mph.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 75. Northeast wind around 6 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 57. Northeast wind 3 to 6 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. Light and variable wind becoming east around 6 mph in the morning.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 58. East wind 3 to 5 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Light and variable wind becoming southeast 5 to 7 mph in the morning.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. Southeast wind 3 to 6 mph.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 83. South southeast wind 3 to 7 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. South southeast wind 3 to 7 mph.
Friday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 84. South wind 3 to 7 mph.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles SSE Van Buren MO
 36.97°N 90.98°W
5:15 pm CDT May 29, 2015
6pm CDT May 29, 2015-6pm CDT Jun 5, 2015
 
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