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Severe weather possible for parts of central U.S.

The NWS Storm Prediction Center is forecasting a risk of severe thunderstorms through Wednesday evening for parts of the central Plains and mid-Mississippi Valley, including parts of eastern Kansas, northern Oklahoma and western Missouri. Thunderstorms with large hail, locally-damaging wind and a tornado or two are likely across these areas.

Current Conditions

Catawba County

Zone Forecast

  • Tonight Partly cloudy. Patchy fog after midnight. Lows in the upper 50s. Southeast winds around 5 mph early this evening... Becoming light and variable.
  • Thursday Patchy fog in the morning. Sunny. Highs in the lower 80s. Light and variable winds...becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.
  • Thursday Night Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 60s. South winds around 5 mph in the evening...becoming light and variable.
  • Friday Partly sunny in the morning...then cloudy with showers and thunderstorms likely in the afternoon. Highs in the mid 70s. South winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 70 percent.
  • Friday Night Mostly cloudy. Showers with thunderstorms likely in the evening...then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Lows in the mid 50s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 80 percent.
  • Saturday Through Sunday Night Mostly clear. Highs in the mid 60s. Lows in the mid 40s.
  • Monday Through Tuesday Night Partly cloudy. Highs in the lower 70s. Lows in the lower 50s.
  • Wednesday Sunny. Highs in the mid 70s.