Active Week Of Severe Weather Possible Over Portions Of The Plains

Severe thunderstorms will be possible over portions of the Plains each afternoon and evening this week. The main threats with these storms are expected to be large hail, damaging winds, and a few tornadoes. Locally heavy rainfall could pose a risk for some flooding concerns particularly over portions of the Great Plains and Mississippi Valley.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Scottsbluff, Heilig Field (KBFF)

Lat: 41.87°NLon: 103.59°WElev: 3963ft.

Fair

51°F

11°C

Humidity 77%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.94 in (1012.4 mb)
Dewpoint 44°F (7°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 24 May 7:53 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles ENE Gering NE

  • Today

    Today: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between noon and 3pm. Some storms could be severe, with large hail and damaging winds.  Partly sunny, with a high near 76. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Partly Sunny
    then Severe
    Thunderstorms

    High: 76 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 9pm. Some storms could be severe, with large hail and damaging winds.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. Southeast wind 5 to 15 mph becoming west after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 47 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 75. West wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 75 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 45. West wind 5 to 15 mph becoming east in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 45 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 70. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 70 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Scattered
    T-storms then
    Scattered
    Showers

    Low: 48 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Scattered showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Scattered
    Showers then
    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 70 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Isolated showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46.

    Isolated
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 46 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Isolated showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Isolated
    T-storms

    High: 74 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between noon and 3pm. Some storms could be severe, with large hail and damaging winds. Partly sunny, with a high near 76. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 9pm. Some storms could be severe, with large hail and damaging winds. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. Southeast wind 5 to 15 mph becoming west after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 75. West wind 10 to 15 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 45. West wind 5 to 15 mph becoming east in the evening.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 70. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Friday
Scattered showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday Night
Isolated showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Saturday
Isolated showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.
Saturday Night
Isolated showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Sunday
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.
Sunday Night
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Memorial Day
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles ENE Gering NE
 41.84°N 103.61°W (Elev. 3868 ft)
2:58 am MDT May 24, 2016
8am MDT May 24, 2016-6pm MDT May 30, 2016
 
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