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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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Current conditions at

Frankfort, Capital City Airport (KFFT)

Lat: 38.18°NLon: 84.9°WElev: 804ft.

Fair

68°F

20°C

Humidity 68%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.10 in (1018.7 mb)
Dewpoint 57°F (14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 6 May 9:53 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles E Taylorsville KY

  • Overnight

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 59 °F

  • Thursday

    Isolated Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 10%

    Isolated
    Thunderstorms

    High: 84 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Isolated Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 10%

    Isolated
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 61 °F

  • Friday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 87 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 60 °F

  • Saturday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 87 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 62 °F

  • Sunday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 85 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 65 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly clear, with a low around 59. Calm wind.
Thursday
Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 5pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. Light south wind. Chance of precipitation is 10%.
Thursday Night
Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 7pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. Light south wind. Chance of precipitation is 10%.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 87. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 60. Light south wind.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 87.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 85.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 83.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles E Taylorsville KY
 38.03°N 85.26°W (Elev. 699 ft)
9:28 pm EDT May 6, 2015
11pm EDT May 6, 2015-6pm EDT May 13, 2015
 
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