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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

Central Colorado Regional Airport (KAEJ)

Lat: 38.81°NLon: 106.12°WElev: 7946ft.

Fair

37°F

3°C

Humidity 83%
Wind Speed N 5 mph
Barometer 30.28 in
Dewpoint 32°F (0°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill33°F (1°C)
Last update 29 May 3:35 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

Salida CO

  • Today

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 71 °F

  • Tonight

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 42 °F

  • Saturday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 73 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 46 °F

  • Sunday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 77 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 47 °F

  • Monday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 78 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 48 °F

  • Tuesday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 78 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 71. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers between midnight and 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. East northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 73. Calm wind becoming south southwest around 5 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 46. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph after midnight.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 77. West wind 5 to 10 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 47. West wind around 5 mph.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 48. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 45. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 75. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southwest in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 44. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 75. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southwest in the afternoon.
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Point Forecast:
Salida CO
 38.53°N 106.01°W (Elev. 7172 ft)
11:27 pm MDT May 28, 2015
5am MDT May 29, 2015-6pm MDT Jun 4, 2015
 
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