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Severe weather possible for parts of Plains on Wednesday

The NWS Storm Prediction Center is forecasting a risk of severe thunderstorms Wednesday afternoon and evening across portions of the central Plains and mid-Missouri Valley, with a higher concentration of severe storms possible in parts of eastern Kansas and far southeast Nebraska. Large hail and damaging winds could occur with the stronger thunderstorms. A tornado or two will be possible as well.

Current Conditions

Kaufman County

Zone Forecast

  • Tonight Partly cloudy. Isolated showers early in the evening. Lows in the lower 70s. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain less than 20 percent.
  • Wednesday Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 90s. South winds 5 to 10 mph increasing to 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon.
  • Wednesday Night Partly cloudy in the evening then becoming mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower 70s. South winds 5 to 10 mph increasing to 10 to 15 mph after midnight.
  • Thursday Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms...mainly in the afternoon. Highs around 90. South winds 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph by noon. Chance of rain 50 percent.
  • Thursday Night Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening...then partly cloudy after midnight. Cooler. Lows in the lower 60s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph shifting to the northwest.
  • Friday Sunny. Highs in the lower 80s.
  • Friday Night And Saturday Clear. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the lower 80s.
  • Saturday Night Clear. Lows in the upper 50s.
  • Sunday Through Monday Mostly clear. Highs in the mid 80s. Lows in the lower 60s.
  • Monday Night And Tuesday Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the upper 80s.