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Severe weather possible across parts of Plains, Ohio Valley and mid-Atlantic to New England

The NWS Storm Prediction Center is forecasting a risk of severe thunderstorms Wednesday afternoon and evening across parts of the central and southern Plains, the Ohio Valley and the mid-Atlantic into New England. Damaging winds and large hail will be the main threats, with an isolated risk of tornadoes across parts of the central and southern Plains.
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Current conditions at

Challis, Challis Airport (KLLJ)

Lat: 44.52278°NLon: 114.215°WElev: 5072ft.

Overcast

53°F

12°C

Humidity 66%
Wind Speed N 12 G 18 MPH
Barometer 30.05 in (1015.0 mb)
Dewpoint 42°F (6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 27 May 3:55 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

16 Miles NNW Mackay ID

  • Late
    Afternoon

    Rain/Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 80%

    Rain/Snow

    High: 49 °F

  • Tonight

    Rain/Snow Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    Low: 35 °F

  • Thursday

    Rain/Snow Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    High: 50 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 37 °F

  • Friday

    Showers Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 55 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 42 °F

  • Saturday

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 58 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Chance Showers

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 47 °F

  • Sunday

    Chance Showers

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 64 °F

Detailed Forecast

Late Afternoon
Rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. High near 49. West southwest wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Tonight
Rain showers likely before midnight, then scattered rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35. West northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming light and variable. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Thursday
A chance of rain and snow showers before noon, then rain showers likely. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 50. North northwest wind 7 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. North northwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming northeast after midnight.
Friday
Showers likely, mainly after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 55. Light and variable wind becoming west southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 58. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 64.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 59.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 50.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Wednesday
A chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 48.
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Point Forecast:
16 Miles NNW Mackay ID
 44.12°N 113.72°W (Elev. 9177 ft)
2:08 pm MDT May 27, 2015
5pm MDT May 27, 2015-6pm MDT Jun 3, 2015
 
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