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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.

Current Conditions

Western Franklin

Zone Forecast

  • Rest Of Today Mostly sunny. Highs around 80. Light and variable winds.
  • Tonight Partly cloudy until midnight...then cloudy with a slight chance of showers after midnight. Lows around 60. Light and variable winds. Chance of rain 20 percent.
  • Thursday Cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers. Highs in the upper 70s. Light and variable winds...becoming south around 10 mph in the afternoon.
  • Thursday Night Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers. Lows in the upper 50s. Light and variable winds.
  • Friday Partly sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. Southeast winds around 10 mph.
  • Friday Night Through Tuesday Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the upper 70s.