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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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Current conditions at

Big Rapids, Roben-Hood Airport (KRQB)

Lat: 43.72°NLon: 85.5°WElev: 991ft.

Fair

58°F

14°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.14 in
Dewpoint 55°F (13°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 29 May 2:15 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles WSW Bitely MI

  • Overnight

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 59 °F

  • Friday

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 82 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 80%

    Thunderstorms

    Low: 57 °F

  • Saturday

    Rain Chance for Measurable Precipitation 90%

    Rain

    High: 61 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 38 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 62 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Patchy Frost

    Patchy
    Frost

    Low: 39 °F

  • Monday

    Morning Frost

    Morning
    Frost

    High: 68 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 45 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59. South southeast wind around 5 mph.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 82. Southwest wind 7 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 11pm. Low around 57. South wind 5 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday
Rain. High near 61. Light northwest wind becoming north 8 to 13 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 38. North wind 7 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 62.
Sunday Night
Patchy frost after 4am. Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 39.
Monday
Patchy frost before 8am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 68.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 45.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 78.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 82.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles WSW Bitely MI
 43.73°N 85.92°W (Elev. 906 ft)
2:03 am EDT May 29, 2015
3am EDT May 29, 2015-6pm EDT Jun 4, 2015
 
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