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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

Monroe County

Zone Forecast

  • Today Areas of dense fog this morning. Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. Light and variable winds...becoming west around 10 mph this afternoon.
  • Tonight Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s. Light and variable winds.
  • Thursday Patchy fog in the morning. Sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. Light and variable winds.
  • Thursday Night Partly cloudy in the evening...then becoming mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. Light and variable winds.
  • Friday Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of showers in the morning...then showers likely with isolated thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the lower 70s. Light and variable winds... Becoming south around 10 mph in the afternoon. Chance of rain 70 percent.
  • Friday Night Mostly cloudy. Showers with a chance of thunderstorms in the evening...then a chance of showers after midnight. Cooler with lows in the upper 40s. Chance of rain 80 percent.
  • Saturday Mostly sunny. Cooler with highs in the upper 50s.
  • Saturday Night And Sunday Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in the lower 60s.
  • Sunday Night Mostly clear in the evening...then becoming partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 40s.
  • Monday Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 60s.
  • Monday Night And Tuesday Mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the mid 60s.