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Severe weather outbreak possible over portions of the Southern Plains today and tonight

Severe thunderstorms will likely develop over portions of Texas and Oklahoma this afternoon into tonight. Very large hail, destructive winds, isolated tornadoes, and heavy downpours will be the main threats. Heavy rain could lead to localized flash flooding concerns. Additional severe weather is forecast each day through Thursday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Yankton, Chan Gurney Municipal Airport (KYKN)

Lat: 42.92°NLon: 97.38°WElev: 1306ft.

Fair

55°F

13°C

Humidity 55%
Wind Speed E 10 mph
Barometer 30.08 in
Dewpoint 39°F (4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill52°F (11°C)
Last update 28 Mar 2:15 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles W Niobrara NE

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 10 percent chance of rain after 5pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59. East wind around 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Rain

    High: 59 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain likely, mainly after 10pm.  Patchy fog after 1am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 40. East wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely
    and Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 40 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Rain likely, mainly before 1pm.  Areas of fog.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 49. East northeast wind 7 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely
    and Areas Fog

    High: 49 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly before 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 37. East northeast wind 8 to 10 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 37 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of rain before 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 52. North northeast wind around 8 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Rain

    High: 52 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 35.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 35 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 56.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 56 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 36 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 58.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 58 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 10 percent chance of rain after 5pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59. East wind around 10 mph.
Tonight
Rain likely, mainly after 10pm. Patchy fog after 1am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 40. East wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Wednesday
Rain likely, mainly before 1pm. Areas of fog. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 49. East northeast wind 7 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly before 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 37. East northeast wind 8 to 10 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of rain before 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 52. North northeast wind around 8 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 35.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 56.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 58.
Saturday Night
A chance of rain before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 61.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Monday
A slight chance of rain. Mostly sunny, with a high near 63.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles W Niobrara NE
 42.74°N 98.07°W (Elev. 1299 ft)
1:40 pm CDT Mar 28, 2017
2pm CDT Mar 28, 2017-6pm CDT Apr 3, 2017
 
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