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Severe weather and flash flooding possible Saturday

Severe weather is possible across portions of the Great Plains, Deep South and coastal Carolinas Saturday. Primary threats are large hail and damaging winds, although a small tornado risk is also possible mainly in the Plains. Also across the South, heavy rainfall could lead to localized flash flooding.
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Current conditions at

Baltimore, Baltimore-Washington International Airport (KBWI)

Lat: 39.17°NLon: 76.68°WElev: 135ft.

Overcast

74°F

23°C

Humidity 79%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.92 in (1013.0 mb)
Dewpoint 67°F (19°C)
Visibility 9.00 mi
Last update 4 Jul 12:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles N Columbia MD

  • Independence
    Day

    Showers Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 75 °F

  • Tonight

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 63 °F

  • Sunday

    Patchy Fog

    Patchy
    Fog

    High: 82 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 67 °F

  • Monday

    Slight Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Showers

    High: 82 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 68 °F

  • Tuesday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 84 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Mostly Cloudy

    Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 70 °F

  • Wednesday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 87 °F

Detailed Forecast

Independence Day
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a high near 75. East wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers between midnight and 3am. Patchy fog after 3am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday
Patchy fog before noon. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 82. Light and variable wind.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3am. Patchy fog after 3am. Otherwise, increasing clouds, with a low around 67. Light south wind. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday
A slight chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 82. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a low around 68. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 87. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 85. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 85. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles N Columbia MD
 39.25°N 76.85°W (Elev. 348 ft)
12:52 pm EDT Jul 4, 2015
2pm EDT Jul 4, 2015-6pm EDT Jul 10, 2015
 
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