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Heavy Rain and a Few Severe Thunderstorms Across Nation's Mid-Section Wednesday

A slow-moving front will bring multiple rounds of thunderstorms across parts of the Missouri River Valley into the Mid-Mississippi and the Tennessee River Valleys through Wednesday night. Local flooding from the heavy rains can be expected in some areas, so Flash Flood Watches are in effect. In addition, some of the stronger storms may produce damaging winds, large hail, and isolated tornadoes.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Boone, Watauga County Hospital Heliport (KTNB)

Lat: 36.2°NLon: 81.65°WElev: 3146ft.

Fair

72°F

22°C

Humidity 65%
Wind Speed W 8 mph
Barometer 30.06 in
Dewpoint 60°F (16°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Last update 1 Jul 4:55 pm EDT

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms this evening...then a chance of showers with a slight chance of thunderstorms after midnight. Lows in the lower 60s. West winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts up to 30 mph. Chance of rain 50 percent.
Thursday
Showers likely with a chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 70s. West winds around 10 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph in the morning. Chance of rain 70 percent.
Thursday Night
Cloudy. Showers and thunderstorms likely... Mainly in the evening. Lows in the lower 60s. West winds around 10 mph. Chance of rain 60 percent.
Friday
Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers in the morning... Then showers and thunderstorms likely in the afternoon. Highs in the mid 70s. West winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 70 percent.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy. Showers and thunderstorms likely... Mainly in the evening. Lows in the lower 60s. West winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts up to 25 mph. Chance of rain 70 percent.
Independence Day Through Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 70s. Lows in the lower 60s. Chance of rain 40 percent.
Monday Through Wednesday
Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs around 80. Lows in the lower 60s. Chance of rain 50 percent.
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