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Severe storms possible in Plains, Mid-Mississippi Valley

Severe thunderstorms will be possible Wednesday afternoon and evening across portions of the Central Plains and Mid-Mississippi River Valley. Large hail and damaging wind will be the main threats.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lawrenceville, Gwinnett County-Briscoe Field Airport (KLZU)

Lat: 33.98°NLon: 83.96°WElev: 1060ft.

Fair

22°C

72°F

Humidity 73%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.05 in
Dewpoint 17°C (63°F)
Visibility 11 km
Last update 5 Aug 7:45 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Buford GA

  • Today

    Today: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 36. Calm wind becoming west 5 to 10 km/h in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 36 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. Calm wind.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 22 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 31. West wind 5 to 15 km/h.  New rainfall amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 31 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. West wind 5 to 10 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 22 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 31. West wind around 10 km/h.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 31 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 21 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 32.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 32 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 22 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 32.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 32 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 36. Calm wind becoming west 5 to 10 km/h in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. Calm wind.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 31. West wind 5 to 15 km/h. New rainfall amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.
Thursday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. West wind 5 to 10 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 31. West wind around 10 km/h.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 32.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 32.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 33.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 33.
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Point Forecast:
Buford GA
 34.11°N 83.99°W
7:45 am EDT Aug 5, 2015
8am EDT Aug 5, 2015-6pm EDT Aug 11, 2015
 
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