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Severe weather and flash flooding possible Sunday for the northern Plains and Upper Midwest

Severe weather will be possible Sunday across much of the northern Plains. The Storm Prediction Center has highlighted Slight and Moderate Risks mainly for large hail and damaging winds, but an isolated tornado cannot be ruled out. Across the Upper Midwest, heavy rainfall could lead to isolated flash flooding with 1 to 2 inches of rainfall possible over the next 24 hours.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Fairmont, Fairmont Municipal Airport (KFRM)

Lat: 43.65°NLon: 94.42°WElev: 1161ft.

Mostly Cloudy

68°F

20°C

Humidity 73%
Wind Speed S 9 mph
Barometer 29.95 in
Dewpoint 59°F (15°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 5 Jul 8:35 am CDT

Detailed Forecast

Today
Partly cloudy. Highs in the upper 80s. South winds 10 to 20 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening...then showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Some thunderstorms may produce heavy rainfall after midnight. Lows in the lower 70s. South winds 10 to 20 mph. Chance of rain near 100 percent.
Monday
Cooler. Showers and thunderstorms in the morning...then partly cloudy with a chance of showers in the afternoon. Highs in the mid 70s. West winds 10 to 15 mph shifting to the northwest 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Chance of rain 80 percent.
Monday Night
Much cooler. Clear. Lows in the lower 50s. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny. Highs in the lower 70s. North winds 10 to 15 mph.
Tuesday Night
Clear. Lows in the mid 50s.
Wednesday
Partly cloudy. Highs in the mid 70s.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s.
Thursday
Partly cloudy. Highs in the upper 70s.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s.
Friday
Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 80s.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s.
Saturday
Partly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 80s.
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736 AM CDT SUN JUL 5 2015
 
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