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

Rutland-Southern Vermont Regional Airport (KRUT)

Lat: 43.53°NLon: 72.95°WElev: 787ft.

Fog/Mist

52°F

11°C

Humidity 97%
Wind Speed S 3 mph
Barometer 29.98 in (1017.2 mb)
Dewpoint 51°F (11°C)
Visibility 1.00 mi
Last update 25 May 3:56 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Chittenden VT

  • Today

    Today: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5pm. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds.  Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Light southwest wind becoming west 5 to 9 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Patchy Fog
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 78 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then a slight chance of showers between 9pm and 10pm. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 53. Northwest wind 6 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 53 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 79. Northwest wind 3 to 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers after 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Southeast wind 3 to 7 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 59 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 82. South wind around 8 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 82 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. South wind 6 to 8 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 62 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 4pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 84. West wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 84 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 60 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 78. Southeast wind around 6 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 78 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5pm. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds. Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Light southwest wind becoming west 5 to 9 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then a slight chance of showers between 9pm and 10pm. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds. Partly cloudy, with a low around 53. Northwest wind 6 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 79. Northwest wind 3 to 5 mph.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers after 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Southeast wind 3 to 7 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 82. South wind around 8 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. South wind 6 to 8 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Saturday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 4pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 84. West wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 78. Southeast wind around 6 mph.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Southeast wind around 9 mph.
Memorial Day
A 40 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 76. Southwest wind around 8 mph.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. South wind around 8 mph.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 78. Southwest wind around 7 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Chittenden VT
 43.73°N 72.94°W (Elev. 2001 ft)
4:24 am EDT May 25, 2016
4am EDT May 25, 2016-6pm EDT May 31, 2016
 
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