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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Current conditions at

Lawrence, Lawrence Municipal Airport (KLWM)

Lat: 42.71°NLon: 71.13°WElev: 148ft.

Heavy Rain Fog/Mist

54°F

12°C

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed E 9 mph
Barometer 29.95 in (1014.0 mb)
Dewpoint 51°F (11°C)
Visibility 3.00 mi
Wind Chill51°F (11°C)
Last update 24 May 7:54 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Lowell MA

  • Today

    Today: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 10am, then scattered showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 63. Northeast wind 3 to 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Isolated
    Showers

    High: 63 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of showers before midnight.  Patchy fog after 4am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 53 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Patchy fog before 7am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 87. Light west wind increasing to 6 to 11 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 23 mph.

    Patchy Fog
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 87 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 58. West wind around 6 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 58 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 87. Northwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 87 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 60 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 80. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 59 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 90. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 10am, then scattered showers. Cloudy, with a high near 63. Northeast wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A slight chance of showers before midnight. Patchy fog after 4am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday
Patchy fog before 7am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 87. Light west wind increasing to 6 to 11 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 23 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 58. West wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 87. Northwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 80. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 90. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 75. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Memorial Day
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72.
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Point Forecast:
Lowell MA
 42.64°N 71.3°W (Elev. 98 ft)
7:09 am EDT May 24, 2016
8am EDT May 24, 2016-6pm EDT May 30, 2016
 
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