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Severe thunderstorms possible for central and southern Plains Wednesday

The NWS Storm Prediction Center is forecasting a risk of severe thunderstorms this afternoon and evening from central Texas northward to southern Nebraska. Very large hail is the main threat, although damaging winds and a tornado or two cannot be ruled out.
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Current conditions at

Alturas (KAAT)

Lat: 41.49139°NLon: 120.56444°WElev: 4373ft.

Fair

59°F

15°C

Humidity 18%
Wind Speed WNW 10 G 22 MPH
Barometer 29.88 in (1009.9 mb)
Dewpoint 15°F (-9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 06 May 1:55 pm PDT
Extended Forecast for

Alturas CA

  • This
    Afternoon

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 57 °F

  • Tonight

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 30 °F

  • Thursday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 59 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 35 °F

  • Friday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 69 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 31 °F

  • Saturday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 72 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 30 °F

  • Sunday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 74 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 57. West northwest wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. North wind 10 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 59. Breezy, with a north northeast wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 17 to 22 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 33 mph.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35. Breezy, with a north northeast wind 17 to 22 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 33 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 69. North northeast wind 8 to 10 mph.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 31.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 30.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 37.
Monday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 69.
Monday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 67.
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Point Forecast:
Alturas CA
 41.49°N 120.56°W (Elev. 4400 ft)
2:18 pm PDT May 6, 2015
3pm PDT May 6, 2015-6pm PDT May 12, 2015
 
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