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Severe weather possible for parts of Plains on Wednesday

The NWS Storm Prediction Center is forecasting a risk of severe thunderstorms Wednesday afternoon and evening across portions of the central Plains and mid-Missouri Valley, with a higher concentration of severe storms possible in parts of eastern Kansas and far southeast Nebraska. Large hail and damaging winds could occur with the stronger thunderstorms. A tornado or two will be possible as well.

Current Conditions

Cabarrus County

Zone Forecast

  • Today Patchy fog this morning...otherwise mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 80s. Light and variable winds...becoming southwest around 5 mph this afternoon.
  • Tonight Partly cloudy. Lows around 60. Light and variable winds.
  • Thursday Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 80s. West winds around 5 mph.
  • Thursday Night Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 60s. South winds around 5 mph.
  • Friday Partly sunny with a chance of showers in the morning... Then cloudy with showers and thunderstorms likely in the afternoon. Highs in the upper 70s. South winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 70 percent.
  • Friday Night Mostly cloudy. Showers and thunderstorms likely... Mainly in the evening. Lows in the upper 50s. Chance of rain 70 percent.
  • Saturday Mostly sunny. A chance of showers in the morning. Highs in the lower 70s. Chance of rain 30 percent.
  • Saturday Night Through Sunday Night Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the upper 60s.
  • Monday Through Tuesday Partly cloudy. Highs in the mid 70s. Lows in the mid 50s.