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Severe storms possible in Plains, Mid-Mississippi Valley

Severe thunderstorms will be possible Wednesday afternoon and evening across portions of the Central Plains and Mid-Mississippi River Valley. Large hail and damaging wind will be the main threats.
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Current conditions at

City Of Colorado Springs Municipal Airport (KCOS)

Lat: 38.81°NLon: 104.69°WElev: 6181ft.

Fair

57°F

14°C

Humidity 83%
Wind Speed N 7 mph
Barometer 30.24 in (1014.3 mb)
Dewpoint 52°F (11°C)
Visibility 9.00 mi
Last update 5 Aug 3:54 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

Colorado Springs CO

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Light and variable wind becoming south 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 90 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 59. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 59 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 93 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 60 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 88 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest in the evening.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 61 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 85. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 85 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. West northwest wind around 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 59 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming east in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 85 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Light and variable wind becoming south 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north after midnight.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest in the evening. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 85. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. West northwest wind around 5 mph.
Sunday
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming east in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 81. Light and variable wind becoming south southeast 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 83. South wind around 5 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Colorado Springs CO
 38.85°N 104.76°W (Elev. 6237 ft)
3:59 am MDT Aug 5, 2015
4am MDT Aug 5, 2015-6pm MDT Aug 11, 2015
 
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