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Severe thunderstorms possible for central and southern Plains Wednesday

The NWS Storm Prediction Center is forecasting a risk of severe thunderstorms this afternoon and evening from central Texas northward to southern Nebraska. Very large hail is the main threat, although damaging winds and a tornado or two cannot be ruled out.

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Orange City (KORC)

Lat: 42.98°NLon: 96.07°WElev: 1414ft.

Partly Cloudy



Humidity 78%
Wind Speed SE 15 G 23 mph
Barometer 29.73 in
Dewpoint 57°F (14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 6 May 9:15 pm CDT

Detailed Forecast

Rest Of Tonight
Breezy. Occasional thunderstorms. Lows around 60. Southeast winds 15 to 25 mph.
Mostly cloudy. Thunderstorms likely in the morning... Then chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs around 74. South winds 15 to 20 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon. Chance of rain 70 percent.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy. Lows around 51. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph. Gusts around 25 mph in the evening.
Partly sunny. Highs around 66. North winds 10 to 15 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy. Lows around 46. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph. Gusts around 20 mph in the evening.
Partly sunny. Highs around 67.
Saturday Night
Thunderstorms likely. Lows around 51. Chance of rain 70 percent.
Thunderstorms. Highs around 63. Chance of rain 80 percent.
Sunday Night
Thunderstorms likely. Lows around 44. Chance of rain 60 percent.
Cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers. Highs around 54.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of rain showers. Lows around 40.
Partly sunny. Highs around 63.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy. Lows around 44.
Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of thunderstorms. Highs around 70.
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927 PM CDT WED MAY 6 2015
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