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Severe weather possible for parts of eastern, north-central and southwestern U.S.

The NWS Storm Prediction Center is forecasting a risk of severe thunderstorms Tuesday afternoon across a large portion of the eastern U.S. from the Mid-Atlantic & Ohio Valley into the Deep South. Severe thunderstorms are also possible across parts of the northern Plains & southern Ariz. Damaging wind gusts & large hail will be the main threats with severe thunderstorms that develop in these areas.
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Current conditions at

Lancaster, Fairfield County Airport (KLHQ)

Lat: 39.76°NLon: 82.66°WElev: 866ft.

Partly Cloudy

76°F

24°C

Humidity 72%
Wind Speed W 14 mph
Barometer 29.86 in (1010.3 mb)
Dewpoint 66°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index78°F (26°C)
Last update 30 Jun 12:53 pm EDT

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Thunderstorms likely. Breezy. Near steady temperature in the lower 70s. Southwest winds 5 to 20 mph with gusts to around 35 mph. Chance of precipitation 60 percent.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy. Thunderstorms likely in the evening...then slight chance of thunderstorms after midnight. Lows in the lower 60s. South winds up to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation 60 percent.
Wednesday
Partly sunny. Slight chance of thunderstorms in the morning...then chance of showers and slight chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs around 80. West winds around 5 mph. Chance of rain 30 percent.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s. Northwest winds up to 5 mph shifting to the south after midnight.
Thursday
Mostly cloudy with slight chance of thunderstorms in the morning...then partly sunny with chance of showers and slight chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the upper 70s. North winds up to 10 mph. Chance of rain 30 percent.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 60s.
Friday
Partly sunny in the morning...then becoming mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Highs in the upper 70s. Chance of rain 50 percent.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy with chance of showers. Lows in the lower 60s. Chance of rain 40 percent.
Independence Day
Partly sunny with chance of showers. Highs in the upper 70s. Chance of rain 50 percent.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers in the evening. Lows in the mid 60s. Chance of rain 30 percent.
Sunday
Partly sunny. Highs around 80.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 60s.
Monday
Partly sunny. Highs in the lower 80s.
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104 PM EDT TUE JUN 30 2015
 
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