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Severe weather possible for parts of northern, central Plains and Upper Midwest

The NWS Storm Prediction Center is forecasting a risk of severe thunderstorms Wednesday afternoon and evening for parts of the northern and central Plains and Upper Midwest. The areas at risk include parts of western ND, eastern SD, northeastern NE, southwestern MN and northwestern IA. Large hail and damaging winds will be the main threats, but a tornado or two could occur, as well.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current Conditions

Fairfax

Zone Forecast

  • Rest Of Today Partly sunny. Scattered showers and thunderstorms this afternoon. Highs in the mid 80s. South winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 50 percent.
  • Tonight Cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms in the evening...then a chance of showers after midnight. Lows in the upper 60s. South winds around 5 mph. Chance of rain 50 percent.
  • Thursday Mostly cloudy. Patchy fog in the morning. Scattered showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the upper 80s. West winds around 5 mph. Chance of rain 50 percent.
  • Thursday Night Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms in the evening...then a chance of showers after midnight. Lows in the upper 60s. Northwest winds around 5 mph. Chance of rain 50 percent.
  • Friday Partly sunny with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 80s. North winds around 5 mph. Chance of rain 50 percent.
  • Friday Night Showers likely with a chance of thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s. Chance of rain 60 percent.
  • Saturday Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers. Highs in the mid 70s.
  • Saturday Night Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers. Lows in the mid 60s.
  • Sunday Mostly cloudy. Highs in the mid 70s.
  • Sunday Night Mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower 60s.
  • Monday Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 70s.
  • Monday Night Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 60s.
  • Tuesday Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 80s.