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Severe weather threat continues and flash flooding returns to portions of the Plains Thursday

The severe weather threat will continue over portions of the Plains on Thursday. Large hail and damaging winds are the primary threats. Moderate to heavy rain will also be possible, mainly across the southern Plains, returning the flash flood threat to an area with already saturated soils.
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Current conditions at

Estherville, Estherville Municipal Airport (KEST)

Lat: 43.4°NLon: 94.75°WElev: 1316ft.

Fair

61°F

16°C

Humidity 81%
Wind Speed S 8 mph
Barometer 30.07 in (1017.6 mb)
Dewpoint 55°F (13°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 28 May 12:52 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles WSW Estherville IA

  • Overnight

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 59 °F

  • Thursday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 78 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 80%

    Thunderstorms

    Low: 63 °F

  • Friday

    Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 90%

    Thunderstorms

    High: 70 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 46 °F

  • Saturday

    Breezy

    Breezy

    High: 63 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 44 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 67 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 49 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59. South wind around 7 mph.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 78. Windy, with a south wind 8 to 13 mph increasing to 16 to 21 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 29 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday Night
Showers and thunderstorms. Low around 63. Breezy, with a south wind 11 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms. High near 70. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 8 to 17 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. Breezy, with a north wind 16 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 63. Breezy.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 44.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 67.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 72. Breezy.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Breezy.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. Breezy.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 77. Breezy.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles WSW Estherville IA
 43.39°N 94.85°W
12:11 am CDT May 28, 2015
2am CDT May 28, 2015-6pm CDT Jun 3, 2015
 
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