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Severe weather expected for portions of the Central U.S on Thursday

The NWS Storm Prediction Center (SPC) expects severe weather in the Central U.S on Thursday. The area of greatest concern is in the southern and central Plains. This area has been outlined by SPC as a slight risk area. The primary threat with these storms will be damaging winds and large hail, but isolated tornadoes cannot be ruled out.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Spearfish / Clyde Ice (KSPF)

Lat: 44.48°NLon: 103.78°WElev: 3898ft.

Rain

8°C

46°F

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed W 28 G 43 km/h
Barometer 29.79 in
Dewpoint 8°C (46°F)
Visibility 4.02 km
Wind Chill4°C (39°F)
Last update 6 May 8:35 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

Lead SD

  • Tonight

    Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 90%

    Showers

    Low: 2 °C

  • Thursday

    Showers Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 9 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Mostly Cloudy

    Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 1 °C

  • Friday

    Slight Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Showers

    High: 10 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 1 °C

  • Saturday

    Showers Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 4 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Rain/Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 80%

    Rain/Snow

    Low: -2 °C

  • Sunday

    Rain/Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 80%

    Rain/Snow

    High: 3 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Chance Rain/Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: -3 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers, mainly before midnight. Low around 2. Breezy, with a northwest wind 10 to 20 km/h increasing to 22 to 32 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 42 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Thursday
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a high near 9. Breezy, with a northwest wind 26 to 35 km/h, with gusts as high as 48 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 1. West wind 21 to 26 km/h decreasing to 8 to 13 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 37 km/h.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 10. Northeast wind 5 to 11 km/h.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly after midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 1. East wind around 11 km/h.
Saturday
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a high near 4. East wind 11 to 13 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday Night
Rain and snow showers. Low around -2. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Sunday
Rain and snow showers. High near 3. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Sunday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -3. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 7.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -2.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 12.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 2.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 14.
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Point Forecast:
Lead SD
 44.35°N 103.77°W (Elev. 1622 m)
8:43 pm MDT May 6, 2015
10pm MDT May 6, 2015-6pm MDT May 13, 2015
 
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