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Severe weather possible across central and northern Plains

The NWS Storm Prediction Center is forecasting a risk of severe thunderstorms Monday afternoon and evening across parts of the central and northern Plains. There is an Enhanced Risk across the western Dakotas and extreme eastern Montana, where there is the potential for very large hail, damaging winds and a few tornadoes.
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Current conditions at

Sitka, Sitka Airport (PASI)

Lat: 57.05°NLon: 135.36°WElev: 20ft.

Light Rain Fog/Mist

57°F

14°C

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed Vrbl 6 mph
Barometer 29.83 in (1010.3 mb)
Dewpoint 54°F (12°C)
Visibility 4.00 mi
Last update 27 Jul 4:53 pm AKDT
Extended Forecast for

Lisianski Point AK

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Rain. The rain could be heavy at times.  High near 60. South wind around 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 60 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain. The rain could be heavy at times.  Low around 55. South wind around 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 55 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Rain likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 61. South wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Rain Likely

    High: 61 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Rain.  Low around 52. Southwest wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Rain

    Low: 52 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Rain likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 61. Southwest wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Rain Likely

    High: 61 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Rain likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 52. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Rain Likely

    Low: 52 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Rain likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 62. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Rain Likely

    High: 62 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Rain likely, mainly before 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 53.

    Rain Likely

    Low: 53 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63.

    Chance Rain

    High: 63 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Rain. The rain could be heavy at times. High near 60. South wind around 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Tonight
Rain. The rain could be heavy at times. Low around 55. South wind around 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a high near 61. South wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday Night
Rain. Low around 52. Southwest wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Wednesday
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a high near 61. Southwest wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday Night
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a low around 52. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Thursday
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a high near 62. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Thursday Night
Rain likely, mainly before 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 53.
Friday
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63.
Friday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Saturday
A chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 63.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 62.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Monday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62.
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Point Forecast:
Lisianski Point AK
 57.13°N 135.35°W (Elev. 197 ft)
4:55 pm AKDT Jul 27, 2015
5pm AKDT Jul 27, 2015-6pm AKDT Aug 3, 2015
 
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