Severe thunderstorms and heavy rain for portions of the southern U.S.

A storm system in the Ohio Valley will produce scattered severe thunderstorms and locally heavy rain stretching from the Southern Plains eastward through the Gulf Coast and Southeast on Thursday. Large hail and locally damaging winds will be the main threats. This activity will continue into Friday.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Emporia, Emporia Municipal Airport (KEMP)

Lat: 38.33°NLon: 96.19°WElev: 1204ft.

Fair

59°F

15°C

Humidity 67%
Wind Speed NE 6 mph
Barometer 29.97 in (1015.2 mb)
Dewpoint 48°F (9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 28 Apr 7:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NW Council Grove KS

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 48 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62. Breezy, with an east wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Breezy

    High: 62 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers and thunderstorms.  Low around 53. Breezy, with an east wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    T-storms and
    Breezy

    Low: 53 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67. South wind around 10 mph becoming west in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 67 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 47 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 59 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 44 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 63 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 44 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62. Breezy, with an east wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms. Low around 53. Breezy, with an east wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67. South wind around 10 mph becoming west in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 69.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 49.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 74.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 51.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 75.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NW Council Grove KS
 38.68°N 96.51°W
8:08 pm CDT Apr 28, 2016
8pm CDT Apr 28, 2016-6pm CDT May 5, 2016
 
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