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Severe Thunderstorms and Heavy Rain Exacerbate Ongoing Flooding; Cold and Wintry Continue Out West

A developing wave will bring a threat of severe thunderstorms Saturday from the Arklatex area to the Middle Mississippi Valley; and may produce tornadoes, damaging winds, and large hail; including potential for significant tornadoes and very large hail. Additional heavy rain will increase ongoing flooding. Heavy western mountain and Upper Midwest snow; and ice in the Northeast is also expected. Read More >

Current conditions at

Altoona - Blair County Airport (KAOO)

Lat: 40.3°NLon: 78.32°WElev: 1467ft.

Light Rain

39°F

4°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed S 9 mph
Barometer 30.32 in (1028.2 mb)
Dewpoint 37°F (3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill33°F (1°C)
Last update 23 Feb 1:53 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles ESE Hesston PA

Flood Watch until February 25, 07:00pm
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Flood Watch
  •  
    Flood Watch until February 25, 07:00pm

    NOW until
    7:00pm Sun

    Flood Watch

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Rain or drizzle.  High near 45. South wind around 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Rain

    High: 45 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Drizzle or light rain likely before 1am, then a chance of rain or drizzle after 1am.  Patchy fog.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 44. South wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Light Rain
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 44 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Periods of rain.  High near 50. Calm wind becoming northeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Rain

    High: 50 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Rain.  Low around 43. East wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Rain

    Low: 43 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Rain, mainly before 1pm.  High near 62. South wind 6 to 8 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Rain

    High: 62 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 40 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 53.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 53 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 32.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 32 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Rain or drizzle. High near 45. South wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Tonight
Drizzle or light rain likely before 1am, then a chance of rain or drizzle after 1am. Patchy fog. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 44. South wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Saturday
Periods of rain. High near 50. Calm wind becoming northeast around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Rain. Low around 43. East wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Sunday
Rain, mainly before 1pm. High near 62. South wind 6 to 8 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 53.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 32.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 55.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 35.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 54.
Wednesday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday
Rain likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles ESE Hesston PA
 40.37°N 78.08°W (Elev. 738 ft)
1:28 pm EST Feb 23, 2018
2pm EST Feb 23, 2018-6pm EST Mar 1, 2018
 
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