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Severe weather possible across parts of Plains, Ohio Valley and mid-Atlantic to New England

The NWS Storm Prediction Center is forecasting a risk of severe thunderstorms Wednesday afternoon and evening across parts of the central and southern Plains, the Ohio Valley and the mid-Atlantic into New England. Damaging winds and large hail will be the main threats, with an isolated risk of tornadoes across parts of the central and southern Plains.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lawrence, Lawrence Municipal Airport (KLWC)

Lat: 39.01°NLon: 95.21°WElev: 830ft.

Fair

80°F

27°C

Humidity 41%
Wind Speed SE 6 mph
Barometer 30.05 in (1017.1 mb)
Dewpoint 54°F (12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index80°F (27°C)
Last update 27 May 6:52 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Lawrence KS

  • Tonight

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 63 °F

  • Thursday

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 82 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 66 °F

  • Friday

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 80 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    Low: 61 °F

  • Saturday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 71 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Mostly Cloudy

    Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 54 °F

  • Sunday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 70 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 52 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. Light southeast wind becoming south 5 to 10 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. South wind 10 to 15 mph.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. South 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 61. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.
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Point Forecast:
Lawrence KS
 38.97°N 95.26°W
7:11 pm CDT May 27, 2015
8pm CDT May 27, 2015-6pm CDT Jun 3, 2015
 
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