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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 Wednesday afternoon and evening for parts of the central Plains and mid-Mississippi Valley, including parts of southern Nebraska and eastern Kansas, northern Oklahoma and western Missouri. Thunderstorms with large hail, locally-damaging wind and a tornado or two are likely across these areas.

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current Conditions

Phelps County

Zone Forecast

  • This Afternoon Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 70s. Light winds.
  • Tonight Chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening... Then showers and chance of thunderstorms after midnight. Lows around 50. North winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to around 25 mph. Chance of precipitation 80 percent.
  • Thursday Cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers in the morning...then partly cloudy in the afternoon. Cooler. Highs in the lower 60s. North winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts to around 30 mph.
  • Thursday Night Mostly clear. Breezy...colder. Lows in the upper 30s. Northwest winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts to around 30 mph.
  • Friday Sunny...windy. Highs in the upper 50s. Northwest winds 20 to 30 mph with gusts to around 40 mph.
  • Friday Night Clear. Areas of frost. Lows in the mid 30s.
  • Saturday Mostly sunny. Areas of frost. Highs in the upper 60s.
  • Saturday Night Mostly clear. Not as cool. Lows in the upper 40s.
  • Sunday Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 70s.
  • Sunday Night Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 40s.
  • Monday Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 70s.
  • Monday Night Clear. Lows in the upper 40s.
  • Tuesday Sunny. Highs in the mid 70s.