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Severe weather possible across parts of Plains, Ohio Valley and mid-Atlantic to New England

The NWS Storm Prediction Center is forecasting a risk of severe thunderstorms Wednesday afternoon and evening across parts of the central and southern Plains, the Ohio Valley and the mid-Atlantic into New England. Damaging winds and large hail will be the main threats, with an isolated risk of tornadoes across parts of the central and southern Plains.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Louisville, Bowman Field Airport (KLOU)

Lat: 38.23°NLon: 85.66°WElev: 545ft.

Mostly Cloudy

79°F

26°C

Humidity 62%
Wind Speed SW 9 G 18 mph
Barometer 30.12 in (1019.6 mb)
Dewpoint 65°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index81°F (27°C)
Last update 27 May 12:53 pm EDT

Detailed Forecast

Today
Partly sunny. Isolated showers and thunderstorms until midday...then scattered showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the mid 80s. Southwest winds 5 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 50 percent.
Tonight
Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms... Then slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Patchy fog after midnight. Lows in the lower 60s. Southwest winds up to 5 mph becoming light. Chance of rain 50 percent.
Thursday
Patchy fog until midday. Partly sunny with isolated showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 80s. South winds up to 5 mph. Chance of rain 20 percent.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 60s. Southeast winds up to 5 mph.
Friday
Partly sunny with a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 80s. South winds up to 10 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Highs in the lower 80s. Chance of rain 70 percent.
Saturday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows around 60. Chance of rain 60 percent.
Sunday
Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 70s.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s.
Monday And Monday Night
Partly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 70s. Lows around 60.
Tuesday
Partly sunny with a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 70s.
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920 AM EDT WED MAY 27 2015
 
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