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Severe weather possible for parts of central, southern Plains

The NWS Storm Prediction Center is forecasting a risk of severe thunderstorms for parts of the central and southern Plains Friday afternoon and evening, mainly across eastern New Mexico and West Texas, as well as northeastern Colorado. Large hail and damaging winds will be the main threats.
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Current conditions at

Altus, Altus/Quartz Mountain Regional Airport (KAXS)

Lat: 34.7°NLon: 99.34°WElev: 1434ft.

Overcast

62°F

17°C

Humidity 85%
Wind Speed SE 10 mph
Barometer 30.13 in
Dewpoint 57°F (14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 22 May 3:55 pm CDT

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly cloudy with a chance of thunderstorms. Lows around 60. Southeast winds around 10 mph. Chance of thunderstorms 50 percent.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms likely in the morning... Then showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Locally heavy rainfall possible. Highs in the mid 70s. Southeast winds 15 to 20 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy with showers and thunderstorms likely. Locally heavy rainfall possible. Lows in the lower 60s. Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.
Sunday
Partly cloudy with showers and thunderstorms likely. Locally heavy rainfall possible. Highs in the upper 70s. South winds around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy with a slight chance of thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Southeast winds around 10 mph. Chance of thunderstorms 20 percent.
Memorial Day
Partly cloudy with a slight chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 80s. Chance of thunderstorms 20 percent.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy with a chance of thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s. Chance of thunderstorms 40 percent.
Tuesday
Partly cloudy with a slight chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 80s. Chance of thunderstorms 20 percent.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy with a slight chance of thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s. Chance of thunderstorms 20 percent.
Wednesday
Partly cloudy with a slight chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 80s. Chance of thunderstorms 20 percent.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy with a slight chance of thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s. Chance of thunderstorms 20 percent.
Thursday
Partly cloudy with a slight chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 80s. Chance of thunderstorms 20 percent.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy with a chance of thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s. Chance of thunderstorms 40 percent.
Friday
Partly cloudy with a chance of thunderstorms. Highs around 80. Chance of thunderstorms 50 percent.
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242 PM CDT FRI MAY 22 2015
 
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