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Severe weather possible for parts of Midwest and central, southern Plains

The NWS Storm Prediction Center is forecasting a risk of severe thunderstorms Monday afternoon and evening across parts of the central and southern Plains and Midwest, from West Texas and southeastern New Mexico across the Oklahoma Panhandle and central Kansas and into northern Missouri, southern Iowa and west-central Illinois. Large hail and damaging winds will be the main threats.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Marshalltown, Marshalltown Municipal Airport (KMIW)

Lat: 42.11°NLon: 92.92°WElev: 971ft.

Light Rain

66°F

19°C

Humidity 81%
Wind Speed NE 7 mph
Barometer 30.09 in (1018.8 mb)
Dewpoint 60°F (16°C)
Visibility 8.00 mi
Last update 4 May 5:53 pm CDT

Detailed Forecast

Late This Afternoon
Mostly cloudy with scattered thunderstorms. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of thunderstorms 50 percent.
Tonight
Thunderstorms likely in the evening...then thunderstorms before midnight and early morning. Thunderstorms likely early in the morning. Low in the mid 50s. East wind 5 to 15 mph. Chance of thunderstorms 90 percent.
Tuesday
Mostly cloudy. Thunderstorms likely through mid morning... Then a chance of thunderstorms in the late morning and early afternoon. High in the mid 70s. Southeast wind 5 to 15 mph. Chance of thunderstorms 60 percent.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy. Low in the upper 50s. Southeast wind around 10 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly cloudy. A chance of thunderstorms in the morning...then thunderstorms likely in the afternoon. Breezy. High in the upper 70s. Southeast wind 10 to 20 mph with gusts to around 30 mph. Chance of thunderstorms 60 percent.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of thunderstorms. Breezy. Low in the lower 60s. South wind 15 to 20 mph.
Thursday
Cloudy with a 50 percent chance of thunderstorms. Breezy. High in the mid 70s.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of thunderstorms. Low around 60.
Friday
Cloudy with a 50 percent chance of thunderstorms. High in the lower 70s.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of thunderstorms. Low in the mid 50s.
Saturday
Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of thunderstorms. High around 70.
Saturday Night
Cloudy with a 50 percent chance of thunderstorms. Low in the mid 50s.
Sunday
Cloudy with a 50 percent chance of thunderstorms. High in the mid 70s.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of thunderstorms. Low in the lower 50s.
Monday
Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of thunderstorms. Cooler. High in the lower 60s.
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