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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.

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current Conditions

Wasatch Mountains South of I-80

Zone Forecast

  • Today Breezy. Mostly cloudy with numerous snow showers in the morning...then partly cloudy with scattered snow showers and isolated thunderstorms in the afternoon. Accumulation around 1 inch. Highs around 30. Northwest winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts to around 35 mph. Chance of precipitation 60 percent.
  • Tonight Breezy. Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of snow showers in the evening...then clear after midnight. Lows in the mid 20s. North winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts to around 35 mph.
  • Thursday Sunny. Highs in the upper 30s.
  • Thursday Night Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 30s.
  • Friday Sunny. Highs in the mid 40s.
  • Friday Night Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 30s.
  • Saturday Through Monday Night Mostly clear. Highs in the lower 50s. Lows around 40.
  • Tuesday Sunny. Highs in the lower 50s. =