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Severe weather expected in portions of the Central U.S on Sunday

The NWS Storm Prediction Center in Norman, Oklahoma expects severe weather to be possible in the Central U.S on Sunday. The area of greatest concern is in the northern Plains which has been identified as an Enhanced Risk area. In this area, large hail and damaging winds will be the primary threats, but an isolated tornado can not be ruled out.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Grand Forks, Grand Forks International Airport (KGFK)

Lat: 47.95°NLon: 97.18°WElev: 843ft.

Fair

24°C

76°F

Humidity 72%
Wind Speed S 20 km/h
Barometer 29.70 in (1005.3 mb)
Dewpoint 19°C (66°F)
Visibility 14 km
Heat Index26°C (78°F)
Last update 4 Jul 10:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Alvarado MN

  • Overnight

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 20 °C

  • Sunday

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 26 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 14 °C

  • Monday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 19 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 9 °C

  • Tuesday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 22 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 13 °C

  • Wednesday

    Scattered Thunderstorms

    Scattered
    Thunderstorms

    High: 25 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Isolated Thunderstorms

    Isolated
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 14 °C

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. South southeast wind 14 to 16 km/h. New rainfall amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 26. South wind 14 to 24 km/h becoming north northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 34 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. North northwest wind 8 to 16 km/h. New rainfall amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 19. North northwest wind 18 to 23 km/h increasing to 24 to 29 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 km/h.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 9. North northwest wind 19 to 24 km/h decreasing to 10 to 15 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 34 km/h.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 22.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 13.
Wednesday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 25.
Wednesday Night
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 14.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 28.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 17.
Friday
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 29.
Friday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 17.
Saturday
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 28.
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Point Forecast:
Alvarado MN
 48.18°N 97°W
9:44 pm CDT Jul 4, 2015
12am CDT Jul 5, 2015-6pm CDT Jul 11, 2015
 
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