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Severe Thunderstorms With Heavy Rain Possible In The Upper Midwest; Excessive Heat For Central U.S.

Several rounds of strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible from the northern Plains and upper Midwest to the Great Lakes through Friday. Damaging winds, large hail, and flooding will be the primary threats with these storms. Excessive heat will grip the central Plains with heat indices approaching 105 to 110 degrees. Very hot and humid conditions are likely to expand into the Mid Atlantic. Read More >

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Last Map Update: Fri, Jul. 21, 2017 at 4:10:43 am CDT

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Excessive heat will continue to build across the region into this weekend. Afternoon heat index values of 105 to 110 degrees will be common across eastern Oklahoma and west central Arkansas, with values around 105 across far northwest Arkansas. Know the signs of heat stress and drink plenty of water if outdoors.
Heat will build through this week, with heat advisories and/or warnings likely needed at some point. Take appropriate precautions to prevent heat illnesses.
.Tonight...Clear. Lows 72 to 81.
.Sat...Sunny. Highs 89 to 103.
.Sat-Night...Mostly clear. Lows 72 to 80.
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