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Heavy rain possible across parts of Midwest

A storm system moving across the central U.S. will bring showers and thunderstorms to parts of the Midwest on Friday, with the possibility of heavy rain and flash flooding for some locations. Remember, it takes just 12 inches of rushing water to carry away a small car. If you see a flooded roadway, Turn Around Don't Drown.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Vance Brand Airport (KLMO)

Lat: 40.16°NLon: 105.16°WElev: 5039ft.

Mostly Cloudy

83°F

28°C

Humidity 30%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.24 in
Dewpoint 48°F (9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index81°F (27°C)
Last update 28 Aug 12:54 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

Estes Park CO

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 76. East wind 5 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 76 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 7pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 46. Southeast wind 5 to 7 mph becoming light and variable.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 46 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. Light and variable wind becoming south southeast 5 to 8 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 50. South wind around 6 mph becoming west after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 50 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. West southwest wind around 7 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 49 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 76.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 76 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 47 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 77.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 77 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 76. East wind 5 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 7pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 46. Southeast wind 5 to 7 mph becoming light and variable. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. Light and variable wind becoming south southeast 5 to 8 mph in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 50. South wind around 6 mph becoming west after midnight.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. West southwest wind around 7 mph.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 76.
Monday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 77.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.
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Point Forecast:
Estes Park CO
 40.38°N 105.52°W (Elev. 7598 ft)
10:55 am MDT Aug 28, 2015
1pm MDT Aug 28, 2015-6pm MDT Sep 3, 2015
 
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