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Severe weather and flash flooding possible Sunday for the northern Plains and Upper Midwest

Severe weather will be possible Sunday across much of the northern Plains. The Storm Prediction Center has highlighted Slight and Moderate Risks mainly for large hail and damaging winds, but an isolated tornado cannot be ruled out. Across the Upper Midwest, heavy rainfall could lead to isolated flash flooding with 1 to 2 inches of rainfall possible over the next 24 hours.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Traverse City, Cherry Capital Airport (KTVC)

Lat: 44.74°NLon: 85.57°WElev: 623ft.

Mostly Cloudy

20°C

68°F

Humidity 76%
Wind Speed Vrbl 6 km/h
Barometer 30.07 in (1018.2 mb)
Dewpoint 16°C (60°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 5 Jul 8:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Empire MI

  • Today

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 24 °C

  • Tonight

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 17 °C

  • Monday

    Breezy

    Breezy

    High: 27 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 80%

    Thunderstorms

    Low: 15 °C

  • Tuesday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 18 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 12 °C

  • Wednesday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 20 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 13 °C

  • Thursday

    Partly Sunny

    Partly
    Sunny

    High: 22 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 24. Southwest wind 15 to 20 km/h.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 17. South wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 27. Breezy, with a south wind 20 to 25 km/h increasing to 30 to 35 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 50 km/h.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms after 8pm. Low around 15. South wind 25 to 30 km/h becoming northwest 20 to 25 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 45 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 18. North wind around 20 km/h.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 12.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 20.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 13.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 22.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 14.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 24.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 16.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 23.
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Point Forecast:
Empire MI
 44.82°N 86.06°W (Elev. 179 m)
8:33 am EDT Jul 5, 2015
10am EDT Jul 5, 2015-6pm EDT Jul 11, 2015
 
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