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Severe weather and flooding rains possible on Memorial Day

Strong to severe storms will be possible Memorial Day from south Texas across the Plains into the Midwest. Isolated tornadoes, damaging winds and hail are all possible especially across eastern Texas. In addition, moderate to heavy rainfall is forecast from parts of Texas to the lower Miss. Valley increasing the flash and river flooding concerns, with an additional 1 to 2 inches of rain possible.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lexington, Jim Kelly Field Airport (KLXN)

Lat: 40.79°NLon: 99.78°WElev: 2415ft.

Partly Cloudy

71°F

22°C

Humidity 61%
Wind Speed SW 12 G 18 mph
Barometer 29.80 in
Dewpoint 56°F (13°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 25 May 2:35 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

7 Miles NNE Elwood NE

  • Memorial
    Day

    Scattered Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Scattered
    Showers

    High: 72 °F

  • Tonight

    Scattered Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Scattered
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 50 °F

  • Tuesday

    Partly Sunny

    Partly
    Sunny

    High: 72 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 52 °F

  • Wednesday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 79 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 57 °F

  • Thursday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 77 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 58 °F

  • Friday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 71 °F

Detailed Forecast

Memorial Day
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 72. Southwest wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then a slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. West wind 5 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 72. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 52. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east after midnight.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. South wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 77.
Thursday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71.
Friday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 67.
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Point Forecast:
7 Miles NNE Elwood NE
 40.69°N 99.84°W (Elev. 2615 ft)
2:30 pm CDT May 25, 2015
3pm CDT May 25, 2015-6pm CDT May 31, 2015
 
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