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Strong to severe thunderstorms with heavy rain to continue across the central and southern Plains

Periods of strong to severe thunderstorms will continue across a wide area of the central to southern Plains through Friday. Locally heavy rain can be expected over saturated ground, with areas of flooding and flash flooding. A few of the storms will also produce hail and strong gusty winds, with an isolated tornado or two possible.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Yankton, Chan Gurney Municipal Airport (KYKN)

Lat: 42.92°NLon: 97.38°WElev: 1306ft.

Fair

72°F

22°C

Humidity 69%
Wind Speed SE 9 mph
Barometer 29.87 in
Dewpoint 61°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 28 May 9:15 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles SW Yankton SD

  • Tonight

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    Low: 60 °F

  • Friday

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 68 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    Low: 45 °F

  • Saturday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 66 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 46 °F

  • Sunday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 73 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 56 °F

  • Monday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 77 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 61 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 1am and 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 4pm. Cloudy, with a high near 68. Light and variable wind becoming north 12 to 17 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 26 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 7pm. Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 45. North northwest wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 66. North wind 9 to 11 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 46. East northeast wind 5 to 8 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 73.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Monday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. Breezy.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Breezy.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Breezy.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 79.
Wednesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles SW Yankton SD
 42.86°N 97.48°W (Elev. 1201 ft)
7:35 pm CDT May 28, 2015
10pm CDT May 28, 2015-6pm CDT Jun 4, 2015
 
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