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Severe weather and flash flooding possible Sunday for the northern Plains and Upper Midwest

Severe weather will be possible Sunday across much of the northern Plains. The Storm Prediction Center has highlighted Slight and Moderate Risks mainly for large hail and damaging winds, but an isolated tornado cannot be ruled out. Across the Upper Midwest, heavy rainfall could lead to isolated flash flooding with 1 to 2 inches of rainfall possible over the next 24 hours.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Hill City, Hill City Municipal Airport (KHLC)

Lat: 39.37°NLon: 99.83°WElev: 2224ft.

Fair

87°F

31°C

Humidity 46%
Wind Speed S 15 G 21 mph
Barometer 29.85 in (1007.7 mb)
Dewpoint 64°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index88°F (31°C)
Last update 5 Jul 9:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles WSW Norton KS

  • Today

    Breezy

    Breezy

    High: 101 °F

  • Tonight

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 70 °F

  • Monday

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 79 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Mostly Cloudy

    Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 56 °F

  • Tuesday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 58 °F

  • Wednesday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 81 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 62 °F

  • Thursday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 83 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 101. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.
Tonight
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after midnight. Increasing clouds, with a low around 70. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 25 mph decreasing to 5 to 15 mph after midnight.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 9am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Breezy, with a north wind 5 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 25 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. North wind 10 to 15 mph decreasing to 5 to 10 mph after midnight.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. East wind 5 to 15 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 81.
Wednesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 83.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 91.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 95.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles WSW Norton KS
 39.81°N 99.97°W
9:57 am CDT Jul 5, 2015
11am CDT Jul 5, 2015-6pm CDT Jul 11, 2015
 
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