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Strong to severe thunderstorms with heavy rain to continue across the central and southern Plains

Periods of strong to severe thunderstorms will continue across a wide area of the central to southern Plains through Friday. Locally heavy rain can be expected over saturated ground, with areas of flooding and flash flooding. A few of the storms will also produce hail and strong gusty winds, with an isolated tornado or two possible.

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Worcester, Worcester Regional Airport (KORH)

Lat: 42.27°NLon: 71.87°WElev: 1007ft.




Humidity 73%
Wind Speed W 13 mph
Barometer 30.16 in (1021.1 mb)
Dewpoint 61°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 28 May 7:54 pm EDT

Detailed Forecast

Partly cloudy with showers and thunderstorms this evening...then mostly clear after midnight. Some thunderstorms may be severe with damaging winds...large hail and heavy rainfall. Lows in the upper 50s. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph this evening. Chance of rain 20 percent.
Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 80s. Northeast winds around 5 mph...becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy. Patchy fog after midnight. Lows in the upper 50s. South winds around 5 mph.
Mostly sunny. Highs around 80. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph...increasing to around 15 mph in the afternoon. Gusts up to 25 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Patchy fog. Lows in the lower 60s. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts up to 25 mph. Chance of rain 50 percent.
Showers with a chance of thunderstorms. Patchy fog. Cooler with highs in the upper 60s. Chance of rain 80 percent.
Sunday Night
Showers likely. Cooler with lows in the upper 40s. Chance of rain 70 percent.
Monday Through Tuesday
Mostly cloudy. Highs in the mid 60s. Lows in the upper 40s.
Tuesday Night And Wednesday
Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the lower 70s.
Wednesday Night And Thursday
Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the upper 70s.
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715 PM EDT THU MAY 28 2015
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