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A Few Severe Thunderstorms Possible

A few severe thunderstorms are expected into Wednesday morning across portions of the Texas South Plains, northwest Texas, and southwest Oklahoma. Storms could contain heavy rain, hail, damaging winds and possibly a tornado.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Russell, Russell Municipal Airport (KRSL)

Lat: 38.87°NLon: 98.81°WElev: 1860ft.

Overcast

62°F

17°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed SE 18 mph
Barometer 29.81 in (1008.4 mb)
Dewpoint 60°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 6 May 1:53 am CDT

Extended Forecast

  • Overnight

    Showers Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 60 °F

  • Wednesday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 79 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 62 °F

  • Thursday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 82 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 56 °F

  • Friday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 70 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    Low: 56 °F

  • Saturday

    Thunderstorms Likely

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 74 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Thunderstorms Likely

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    Low: 54 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 4am. Cloudy, with a low around 60. South southeast wind around 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Breezy, with a south southeast wind 16 to 21 mph increasing to 24 to 29 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 38 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Breezy, with a south southeast wind 21 to 26 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 82. South southwest wind 11 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
Thursday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. South wind 6 to 11 mph becoming northeast after midnight.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a high near 74.
Saturday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Monday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 68.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles N Dorrance KS
 38.94°N 98.59°W
11:41 pm CDT May 5, 2015
3am CDT May 6, 2015-6pm CDT May 12, 2015
 
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