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Severe weather, flash flooding possible across parts of central U.S.

The NWS Storm Prediction Center is forecasting a risk of severe thunderstorms Monday afternoon & evening across parts of the central U.S. from northern Oklahoma across the mid-Mississippi Valley and into the Great Lakes. A few strong to severe storms may also occur over parts of the Southeast & mid-Atlantic. Heavy rainfall could lead to flash flooding across parts of the central & southern Plains.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lewis University Airport (KLOT)

Lat: 41.6°NLon: 88.1°WElev: 669ft.

Fair

78°F

26°C

Humidity 73%
Wind Speed S 14 mph
Barometer 29.99 in
Dewpoint 68°F (20°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Heat Index80°F (27°C)
Last update 6 Jul 9:55 am CDT

Detailed Forecast

Rest Of Today
Partly sunny. A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms late in the afternoon. Highs in the mid 80s. South winds 10 to 20 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph in the afternoon.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening...then showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Muggy. Lows in the upper 60s. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation 80 percent.
Tuesday
Mostly cloudy. Showers and thunderstorms likely in the morning...then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the lower 70s. North winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation 60 percent.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. Northeast winds 10 to 15 mph.
Wednesday
Partly sunny with chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 70s. East winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation 30 percent.
Wednesday Night
Showers likely. Lows in the lower 60s. Chance of precipitation 60 percent.
Thursday
Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 70s.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s.
Friday
Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 80s.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s.
Saturday
Partly cloudy. Highs in the mid 80s.
Saturday Night And Sunday
Partly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the mid 80s.
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1029 AM CDT MON JUL 6 2015
 
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