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Thunderstorms possible across parts of Midwest, Southeast, Interior West on Friday

Thunderstorms are possible Friday across parts of the Midwest, Southeast and Interior West. Thunderstorms that develop in these areas should remain below severe limits, with the possible exception of northeastern North Dakota into northern Minnesota, where there is a Marginal Risk of severe thunderstorms on Friday.
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Current conditions at

Challis, Challis Airport (KLLJ)

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

Haze

49°F

9°C

Humidity 46%
Wind Speed calm
Barometer 30.23 in (1018.3 mb)
Dewpoint 29°F (-2°C)
Visibility 6.00 mi
Last update 28 Aug 5:55 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

22 Miles N Mackay ID

Fire Weather Watch August 29, 12:00 PM until Saturday 10:00pm
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Fire Weather Watch
  • Today

    Today: Isolated showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Areas of smoke. Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. Light and variable wind becoming south southwest 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Areas Smoke
    then Isolated
    T-storms

    High: 77 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Areas of smoke. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. South wind 5 to 11 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 55 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 75. Breezy, with a south southeast wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 24 to 29 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 39 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms and
    Breezy

    High: 75 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms, then a chance of showers after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. South southwest wind 16 to 21 mph becoming light west southwest  after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 31 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 49 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 68. Southwest wind 5 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 68 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 41.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 41 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 69.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 69 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 45.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 45 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 70 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Isolated showers and thunderstorms after noon. Areas of smoke. Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. Light and variable wind becoming south southwest 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Areas of smoke. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. South wind 5 to 11 mph.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 75. Breezy, with a south southeast wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 24 to 29 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 39 mph.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms, then a chance of showers after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. South southwest wind 16 to 21 mph becoming light west southwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 31 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 68. Southwest wind 5 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 69.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 45.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 66.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 65.
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Point Forecast:
22 Miles N Mackay ID
 44.22°N 113.59°W (Elev. 7395 ft)
3:14 am MDT Aug 28, 2015
6am MDT Aug 28, 2015-6pm MDT Sep 3, 2015
 
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