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Severe weather possible for parts of Midwest, New England

There is a Slight Risk of severe thunderstorms Tuesday afternoon and evening across parts of the Midwest, from southeastern NE and extreme northeastern KS across northern MO and much of IA and into extreme portions of southeastern MN and southwestern WI. A Marginal Risk of severe thunderstorms extends from southwestern KS to northern MN and Lake Superior, as well as across northern New England.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Amarillo, Amarillo International Airport (KAMA)

Lat: 35.22°NLon: 101.72°WElev: 3606ft.

Fair

33°C

91°F

Humidity 44%
Wind Speed S 15 km/h
Barometer 30.03 in (1010.5 mb)
Dewpoint 19°C (66°F)
Visibility 16 km
Heat Index34°C (94°F)
Last update 28 Jul 1:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Amarillo TX

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 36. West southwest wind around 15 km/h becoming south southeast.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 36 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. South southeast wind 15 to 20 km/h becoming east after midnight.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 21 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 29. East northeast wind around 15 km/h.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 29 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. East northeast wind around 15 km/h.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 19 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 31. Northeast wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming southeast in the afternoon.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 31 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. South southeast wind 10 to 15 km/h.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 19 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 32. South wind around 10 km/h.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 32 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. South southeast wind 10 to 15 km/h.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 19 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 32. South wind 10 to 20 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 32 °C

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 36. West southwest wind around 15 km/h becoming south southeast. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. South southeast wind 15 to 20 km/h becoming east after midnight.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 29. East northeast wind around 15 km/h.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. East northeast wind around 15 km/h.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 31. Northeast wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming southeast in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. South southeast wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 32. South wind around 10 km/h.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. South southeast wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 32. South wind 10 to 20 km/h.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 19.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 32.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 20.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 33.
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Point Forecast:
Amarillo TX
 35.2°N 101.82°W (Elev. 1111 m)
1:47 pm CDT Jul 28, 2015
2pm CDT Jul 28, 2015-6pm CDT Aug 3, 2015
 
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