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Central Forecast

  • Wednesday Partly cloudy. The chance of a thunderstorm in the east early this evening. Winds W/SW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the late evening.

  • Thursday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the east in the late afternoon and evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Light winds. Low-Moderate.

  • Friday Partly cloudy. Light winds becoming N/NW 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon.

  • Saturday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers in the west, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. Winds N/NW 15 to 25 km/h turning W 20 to 30 km/h during the morning.

  • Sunday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the west, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. Winds W 20 to 30 km/h becoming light during the evening.

Issued Wed 16:25 EDT

Central Observations

Latest Observations
Station
Time Wind dir Wind spd Wind gust Tmp Dew pt Feels like RH Fire Rain Pres
km/h km/h °C °C °C % mm hPa
22:40 EDT
W 7 9 12.5 9.0 12.1 79 2 0.0 -
22:40 EDT
WNW 11 13 9.3 6.6 7.6 83 1 0.0 1015.8
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