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Severe weather threat continues and flash flooding returns to portions of the Plains Thursday

The severe weather threat will continue over portions of the Plains on Thursday. Large hail and damaging winds are the primary threats. Moderate to heavy rain will also be possible, mainly across the southern Plains, returning the flash flood threat to an area with already saturated soils.
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Current conditions at

Emporia, Emporia Municipal Airport (KEMP)

Lat: 38.33°NLon: 96.19°WElev: 1204ft.

Fair

73°F

23°C

Humidity 71%
Wind Speed E 7 mph
Barometer 30.03 in (1016.3 mb)
Dewpoint 63°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 27 May 7:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NW Council Grove KS

  • Tonight

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    Low: 63 °F

  • Thursday

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 80 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 65 °F

  • Friday

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 78 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    Low: 59 °F

  • Saturday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 69 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Mostly Cloudy

    Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 52 °F

  • Sunday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 71 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 53 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. South wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. South wind 10 to 15 mph.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 69.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 60.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NW Council Grove KS
 38.68°N 96.51°W
8:50 pm CDT May 27, 2015
9pm CDT May 27, 2015-6pm CDT Jun 3, 2015
 
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