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Severe weather possible for parts of central Plains, mid-Atlantic to New England

The NWS Storm Prediction Center is forecasting a Slight Risk of severe thunderstorms Tuesday afternoon and evening across parts of the central Plains, from northwestern Kansas to southwestern Nebraska and extreme northeastern Colorado, as well across parts of the mid-Atlantic and eastern New England. Isolated strong to severe storms are possible in areas surrounding the Slight Risk areas.
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Current conditions at

MANZANITA LAKE (VIOC1)

Lat: 40.541492°NLon: 121.580153°WElev: 5732ft.

NA

70°F

21°C

Humidity 44%
Wind Speed W 5 G 11 MPH
Barometer NA
Dewpoint 47°F (8°C)
Visibility NA
Last update 04 Aug 2:52 pm PDT
Extended Forecast for

22 Miles NW Chester CA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 68. West wind around 8 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 68 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. West wind 5 to 8 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 48 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 67. Calm wind becoming west around 6 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 67 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 48. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 48 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 70. South wind around 5 mph becoming light and variable  in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 70 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 51 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 66 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 49 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 66.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 66 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 68. West wind around 8 mph.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. West wind 5 to 8 mph becoming calm in the evening. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 67. Calm wind becoming west around 6 mph in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 48. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable in the evening.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 70. South wind around 5 mph becoming light and variable in the morning.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 66.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 67.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 67.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 69.
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Point Forecast:
22 Miles NW Chester CA
 40.53°N 121.53°W (Elev. 7175 ft)
2:36 pm PDT Aug 4, 2015
3pm PDT Aug 4, 2015-6pm PDT Aug 11, 2015
 
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