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Strong to severe thunderstorms with heavy rain to continue across the central and southern Plains

Periods of strong to severe thunderstorms will continue across a wide area of the central to southern Plains through Friday. Locally heavy rain can be expected over saturated ground, with areas of flooding and flash flooding. A few of the storms will also produce hail and strong gusty winds, with an isolated tornado or two possible.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Boulder Municipal Airport (KBDU)

Lat: 40.04°NLon: 105.23°WElev: 5288ft.

Thunderstorm

55°F

13°C

Humidity 82%
Wind Speed N 9 mph
Barometer 30.28 in
Dewpoint 50°F (10°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill53°F (12°C)
Last update 29 May 6:18 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

Brainard Lake CO

  • Tonight

    Rain/Snow Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    Low: 30 °F

  • Saturday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 56 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 37 °F

  • Sunday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 59 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 37 °F

  • Monday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 63 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 41 °F

  • Tuesday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 61 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 39 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Rain showers likely, possibly mixing with snow after 10pm, then gradually ending. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. North northeast wind 5 to 7 mph becoming south southwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 10am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 56. West wind 5 to 7 mph becoming south southwest in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then a slight chance of showers between 9pm and midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. West wind 6 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 59. West wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. West wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 63.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 61.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 39.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 58.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 55.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 53.
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Point Forecast:
Brainard Lake CO
 40.07°N 105.57°W (Elev. 10561 ft)
4:04 pm MDT May 29, 2015
7pm MDT May 29, 2015-6pm MDT Jun 5, 2015
 
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