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Severe weather threat continues and flash flooding returns to portions of the Plains Thursday

The severe weather threat will continue over portions of the Plains on Thursday. Large hail and damaging winds are the primary threats. Moderate to heavy rain will also be possible, mainly across the southern Plains, returning the flash flood threat to an area with already saturated soils.

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Albany International Airport (KALB)

Lat: 42.75°NLon: 73.8°WElev: 285ft.




Humidity 87%
Wind Speed S 12 mph
Barometer 30.09 in (1018.9 mb)
Dewpoint 64°F (18°C)
Visibility 8.00 mi
Last update 28 May 5:51 am EDT

Detailed Forecast

Mostly cloudy with scattered showers and thunderstorms this morning...then partly sunny with scattered showers and thunderstorms this afternoon. Some thunderstorms may produce gusty winds...small hail and heavy rainfall this afternoon. Highs in the mid 70s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph...becoming west around 15 mph this afternoon. Chance of rain 30 percent.
Partly cloudy in the evening...then becoming mostly clear. Cooler with lows in the lower 50s. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph...becoming west around 5 mph after midnight.
Sunny. Highs around 80. Southeast winds around 5 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy in the evening...then becoming mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower 60s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
Partly sunny in the morning...then becoming mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs around 80. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 40 percent.
Saturday Night
Showers likely with scattered thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Chance of rain 70 percent.
Cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers. Not as warm with highs in the mid 60s.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers. Lows in the upper 40s.
Monday Through Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy. Highs around 70. Lows around 50.
Mostly cloudy in the morning...then becoming partly sunny. Highs in the upper 70s.
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514 AM EDT THU MAY 28 2015
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