Severe thunderstorms possible for parts of Southwest

The NWS Storm Prediction Center is forecasting a risk of severe thunderstorms Wednesday afternoon and evening across portions of the Desert Southwest, mainly across southern New Mexico and far West Texas. Large hail will be the main threat with any severe thunderstorms that develop. Heavy rain could also result in flash flooding across these areas.

Current conditions at

Branson ( KBBG )

Lat: 36.53 ° ( N ) Lon: 93.2 ° ( W ) Elev: 1302 ft.

Mostly Cloudy



Humidity 54%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.13 in
Dewpoint 59°F (15°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index79°F (26°C)
Last update 7 Oct 3:45 pm CDT

Detailed Forecast

Late This Afternoon
Partly sunny. Light winds.
Mostly cloudy. Patchy fog after midnight. Lows around 60. Southeast winds up to 5 mph.
Partly sunny. Patchy fog in the morning. Highs in the lower 80s. South winds up to 5 mph shifting to the west around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy in the evening...then mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of rain showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Lows around 60. Southwest winds up to 5 mph shifting to the west after midnight.
Cooler. Rain showers likely and slight chance of thunderstorms in the morning...then chance of rain showers in the afternoon. Highs around 70. North winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation 60 percent.
Friday Night
Cooler. Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 40s. North winds around 5 mph.
Saturday And Saturday Night
Mostly clear. Highs in the lower 70s. Lows around 50.
Sunday Through Columbus Day
Mostly clear. Highs around 80. Lows 51 to 61.
Monday Night Through Wednesday
Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs 76 to 81.

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345 PM CDT WED OCT 7 2015
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