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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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Current conditions at

Sacramento International Airport (KSMF)

Lat: 38.70071°NLon: 121.59479°WElev: 20ft.

Partly Cloudy

86°F

30°C

Humidity 40%
Wind Speed VRBL 3 MPH
Barometer 29.85 in (1010.8 mb)
Dewpoint 59°F (15°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index85°F (29°C)
Last update 30 Jun 9:53 am PDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles SSW Rio Linda CA

  • Today

    Hot

    Hot

    High: 108 °F

  • Tonight

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 72 °F

  • Wednesday

    Hot

    Hot

    High: 109 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 72 °F

  • Thursday

    Hot

    Hot

    High: 100 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Slight Chance Sprinkles

    Slight Chc
    Sprinkles

    Low: 69 °F

  • Friday

    Hot

    Hot

    High: 97 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 67 °F

  • Independence
    Day

    Hot

    Hot

    High: 96 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 108. West wind 3 to 6 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 72. Southwest wind around 7 mph becoming south southeast after midnight.
Wednesday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 109. South southeast wind around 6 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. South southeast wind around 9 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 100. South wind around 7 mph.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of sprinkles before 11pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Friday
Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 97.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Independence Day
Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 96.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 94.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 62.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 93.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles SSW Rio Linda CA
 38.64°N 121.48°W (Elev. 20 ft)
3:46 am PDT Jun 30, 2015
11am PDT Jun 30, 2015-6pm PDT Jul 6, 2015
 
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