Severe Thunderstorms and Heavy Rain Possible Central Plains

Strong thunderstorms with damaging winds and hail are possible across the central Plains today. Strong storms are also possible in eastern portions of New York State, Pennsylvania and southern New England. 100 degree heat continues across the southwest and builds into the Inter-mountain west.
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Current conditions at

Altoona, Altoona-Blair County Airport (KAOO)

Lat: 40.3°NLon: 78.32°WElev: 1503ft.

Partly Cloudy

85°F

29°C

Humidity 43%
Wind Speed W 12 mph
Barometer 29.92 in (1011.9 mb)
Dewpoint 60°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index85°F (29°C)
Last update 28 Jun 1:53 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles ESE Hesston PA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce small hail and gusty winds.  Partly sunny, with a high near 83. West wind 7 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 59. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 59 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Northwest wind 5 to 9 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 54. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 54 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 81. Light and variable wind.

    Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A slight chance of showers.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 60 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 61 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 80 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce small hail and gusty winds. Partly sunny, with a high near 83. West wind 7 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 59. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Northwest wind 5 to 9 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 54. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 81. Light and variable wind.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Independence Day
Sunny, with a high near 82.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles ESE Hesston PA
 40.37°N 78.08°W (Elev. 738 ft)
2:37 pm EDT Jun 28, 2016
2pm EDT Jun 28, 2016-6pm EDT Jul 4, 2016
 
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