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Heavy Rains and Associated Flooding Across the Plains This Weekend

A slow-moving weather system with abundant moisture will bring heavy rainfall across portions of the Central and Southern Plains Saturday. Soils in the region are already saturated from recent rainfall, so flash flooding and river flooding is likely. Meanwhile, below normal temperatures settle over the northeast, with freeze warnings across much of New England into Saturday.
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Current conditions at

Salina, Salina Municipal Airport (KSLN)

Lat: 38.78°NLon: 97.64°WElev: 1270ft.

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Humidity NA
Wind Speed NA
Barometer NA
Dewpoint N/A
Visibility NA
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Extended Forecast for

Abilene KS

  • Today

    Showers Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 19 °C

  • Tonight

    Showers Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 16 °C

  • Sunday

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 24 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 16 °C

  • Memorial
    Day

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 26 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 15 °C

  • Tuesday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 26 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 15 °C

  • Wednesday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 28 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 19. Southeast wind 10 to 15 km/h increasing to 20 to 25 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tonight
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a low around 16. South wind 15 to 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 30 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a high near 24. South wind 15 to 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. South wind 15 to 20 km/h.
Memorial Day
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 26. South wind 15 to 20 km/h increasing to 20 to 25 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 km/h.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 15.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 26.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 15.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 28.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 28.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 26.
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Point Forecast:
Abilene KS
 38.91°N 97.22°W
9:20 pm CDT May 22, 2015
7am CDT May 23, 2015-6pm CDT May 29, 2015
 
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