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Heavy rain and potential flooding in the Plains

A slow-moving weather system with abundant moisture will bring heavy rainfall across portions of the Central and Southern Plains Saturday. Soils in the region are already saturated from recent rainfall, so flash flooding and river flooding are likely.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Columbus, Ohio State University Airport (KOSU)

Lat: 40.08°NLon: 83.08°WElev: 902ft.

Fair

75°F

24°C

Humidity 40%
Wind Speed S 10 mph
Barometer 30.30 in (1025.6 mb)
Dewpoint 49°F (9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 24 May 10:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles ESE Lewis Center OH

  • Tonight

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 52 °F

  • Sunday

    Scattered Sprinkles

    Scattered
    Sprinkles

    High: 85 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 62 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 82 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 66 °F

  • Tuesday

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 80 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    Low: 67 °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: 63 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 52.
Sunday
Scattered sprinkles after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. Southeast wind 5 to 11 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. South wind 7 to 9 mph.
Memorial Day
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 82. Breezy, with a southwest wind 13 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Southwest wind 10 to 14 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 80. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 83.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 83. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles ESE Lewis Center OH
 40.17°N 82.95°W
11:16 am EDT May 24, 2015
8pm EDT May 23, 2015-6pm EDT May 30, 2015
 
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