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Severe weather expected for portions of the Central U.S on Thursday

The NWS Storm Prediction Center (SPC) expects severe weather in the Central U.S on Thursday. The area of greatest concern is in the southern and central Plains. This area has been outlined by SPC as a slight risk area. The primary threat with these storms will be damaging winds and large hail, but isolated tornadoes cannot be ruled out.

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Minot, Minot International Airport (KMOT)

Lat: 48.26°NLon: 101.28°WElev: 1716ft.




Humidity 90%
Wind Speed W 15 mph
Barometer 29.64 in (1003.9 mb)
Dewpoint 53°F (12°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Last update 6 May 11:54 pm CDT

Detailed Forecast

Rest Of Tonight
Rain showers and isolated thunderstorms late in the evening...then rain showers after midnight. Lows in the upper 40s. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph increasing to 10 to 20 mph after midnight.
Mostly cloudy. Rain showers likely in the morning. Highs in the mid 50s. Northwest winds around 20 mph. Chance of showers 60 percent.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 30s. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph in the evening.
Partly sunny. Highs in the mid 50s. North winds around 10 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday Through Sunday
Partly cloudy. Highs in the mid 50s. Lows in the mid 30s.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers in the evening...then slight chance of rain showers possibly mixed with snow showers after midnight. Lows in the mid 30s. Chance of precipitation 20 percent.
Monday Through Wednesday
Partly cloudy. Highs in the lower to mid 60s. Lows in the upper 30s.
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946 PM CDT WED MAY 6 2015
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