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Severe weather possible for parts of central U.S.

Widespread thunderstorm activity is expected to develop on Thursday along a cold front moving eastward across the plains into the Mississippi Valley. A potential for damaging wind gusts will develop with the stronger thunderstorms. Hail will also be possible in the ArkLaTex and Ozarks.

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current Conditions

Mercer County

Zone Forecast

  • Overnight Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 50s. Southeast winds around 5 mph.
  • Thursday Partly cloudy in the morning...then becoming mostly cloudy. Highs around 80. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
  • Thursday Night Partly cloudy. Showers with a chance of thunderstorms after midnight. Lows in the lower 60s. South winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 90 percent.
  • Friday Showers with a chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 60s. South winds around 15 mph with gusts up to 30 mph. Chance of rain 90 percent.
  • Friday Night Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers. Less muggy with lows in the lower 40s. West winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts up to 25 mph.
  • Saturday Partly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers. Highs in the lower 50s.
  • Saturday Night And Sunday Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in the upper 50s.
  • Sunday Night Partly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers. Lows in the mid 40s.
  • Monday Through Tuesday Partly cloudy. Highs in the lower 60s. Lows in the lower 40s.
  • Tuesday Night And Wednesday Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the mid 60s.