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Severe weather possible for parts of eastern, north-central and southwestern U.S.

The NWS Storm Prediction Center is forecasting a risk of severe thunderstorms Tuesday afternoon across a large portion of the eastern U.S. from the Mid-Atlantic & Ohio Valley into the Deep South. Severe thunderstorms are also possible across parts of the northern Plains & southern Ariz. Damaging wind gusts & large hail will be the main threats with severe thunderstorms that develop in these areas.
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Current conditions at

Yakima, Yakima Air Terminal (KYKM)

Lat: 46.56417°NLon: 120.53361°WElev: 1093ft.

Fair

23°C

74°F

Humidity 53%
Wind Speed W 5 MPH
Barometer 30.04 in (1016.1 mb)
Dewpoint 13°C (56°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 30 Jun 6:53 am PDT
Extended Forecast for

Yakima WA

  • Today

    Hot

    Hot

    High: 37 °C

  • Tonight

    Clear

    Clear

    Low: 18 °C

  • Wednesday

    Hot

    Hot

    High: 37 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Clear

    Clear

    Low: 19 °C

  • Thursday

    Hot

    Hot

    High: 39 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Clear

    Clear

    Low: 20 °C

  • Friday

    Hot

    Hot

    High: 39 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Clear

    Clear

    Low: 19 °C

  • Independence
    Day

    Hot

    Hot

    High: 38 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny and hot, with a high near 37. West wind 13 to 21 km/h.
Tonight
Clear, with a low around 18. West wind 14 to 24 km/h.
Wednesday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 37. West wind 8 to 11 km/h becoming northeast in the morning.
Wednesday Night
Clear, with a low around 19. Light northwest wind becoming north 6 to 11 km/h after midnight.
Thursday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 39. North wind around 11 km/h becoming southwest in the morning.
Thursday Night
Clear, with a low around 20.
Friday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 39.
Friday Night
Clear, with a low around 19.
Independence Day
Sunny and hot, with a high near 38.
Saturday Night
Clear, with a low around 19.
Sunday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 38.
Sunday Night
Clear, with a low around 20.
Monday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 37.
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Point Forecast:
Yakima WA
 46.6°N 120.52°W (Elev. 341 m)
5:37 am PDT Jun 30, 2015
8am PDT Jun 30, 2015-6pm PDT Jul 6, 2015
 
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