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Severe weather possible for parts of central Plains, mid-Atlantic to New England

The NWS Storm Prediction Center is forecasting a Slight Risk of severe thunderstorms Tuesday afternoon and evening across parts of the central Plains, from northwestern Kansas to southwestern Nebraska and extreme northeastern Colorado, as well across parts of the mid-Atlantic and eastern New England. Isolated strong to severe storms are possible in areas surrounding the Slight Risk areas.
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Current conditions at

Fort Knox (KFTK)

Lat: 37.9°NLon: 85.97°WElev: 755ft.

Thunderstorm Heavy Rain

74°F

23°C

Humidity 73%
Wind Speed NW 12 G 24 mph
Barometer 30.03 in (1016.7 mb)
Dewpoint 65°F (18°C)
Visibility 3.00 mi
Last update 4 Aug 7:58 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Leavenworth IN

Flash Flood Watch August 5, 06:00 PM until Friday 02:00am
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Flash Flood Watch
  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Light northeast wind.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 69 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 5pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 87. Light and variable wind.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 87 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Low around 70. East wind 3 to 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 70 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  High near 79. South wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 79 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. North wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 64 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 68 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 86 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 68 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Light northeast wind.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 5pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 87. Light and variable wind. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Low around 70. East wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. High near 79. South wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. North wind 3 to 6 mph.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Sunday
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 88.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 88.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
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Point Forecast:
Leavenworth IN
 38.18°N 86.35°W (Elev. 400 ft)
7:30 pm EDT Aug 4, 2015
8pm EDT Aug 4, 2015-6pm EDT Aug 11, 2015
 
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