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Severe weather possible for parts of eastern, north-central and southwestern U.S.

The NWS Storm Prediction Center is forecasting a risk of severe thunderstorms Tuesday afternoon across a large portion of the eastern U.S. from the Mid-Atlantic & Ohio Valley into the Deep South. Severe thunderstorms are also possible across parts of the northern Plains & southern Ariz. Damaging wind gusts & large hail will be the main threats with severe thunderstorms that develop in these areas.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Paducah, Barkley Regional Airport (KPAH)

Lat: 37.06°NLon: 88.77°WElev: 410ft.

Fair

83°F

28°C

Humidity 63%
Wind Speed W 7 mph
Barometer 29.91 in (1012.5 mb)
Dewpoint 69°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index87°F (31°C)
Last update 30 Jun 11:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles NE Salem KY

  • This
    Afternoon

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 86 °F

  • Tonight

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 68 °F

  • Wednesday

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 79 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 80%

    Thunderstorms

    Low: 68 °F

  • Thursday

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 80 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 67 °F

  • Friday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 79 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 66 °F

  • Independence
    Day

    Chance Thunderstorms

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 83 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. West northwest wind around 10 mph.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. West northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 9 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms. Low around 68. South southwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming light and variable after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. South wind around 5 mph becoming light and variable. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. North northeast wind 3 to 5 mph.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a high near 79. West southwest wind 7 to 9 mph.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. West wind 6 to 9 mph.
Independence Day
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 83. West southwest wind 7 to 10 mph.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. South southwest wind around 8 mph.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 83. Southwest wind 8 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. South southwest wind around 10 mph.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 87. Southwest wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles NE Salem KY
 37.3°N 88.19°W
11:15 am CDT Jun 30, 2015
1pm CDT Jun 30, 2015-6pm CDT Jul 6, 2015
 
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