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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

Dowd Junction (10) (CO092)

Lat: 39.60794°NLon: 106.44911°WElev: 7747ft.

NA

60°F

16°C

Humidity 35%
Wind Speed WNW 7 G 14 MPH
Barometer NA
Dewpoint 32°F (0°C)
Visibility 1.20 mi
Last update 28 May 3:35 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

Vail CO

  • Late
    Afternoon

    Scattered Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Scattered
    Thunderstorms

    High: 63 °F

  • Tonight

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    Low: 33 °F

  • Friday

    Chance Rain/Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 58 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 36 °F

  • Saturday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 10%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 65 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 10%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 37 °F

  • Sunday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 73 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 39 °F

  • Monday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 73 °F

Detailed Forecast

Late Afternoon
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63. West wind around 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 3am, then isolated showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. West wind 10 to 15 mph becoming light southwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
A slight chance of rain and snow showers before 9am, then a chance of rain showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 58. Light and variable wind becoming west northwest 5 to 10 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable.
Saturday
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 65. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 37.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 73.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39.
Monday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 73.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 39.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 40.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.
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Point Forecast:
Vail CO
 39.64°N 106.39°W (Elev. 8238 ft)
1:48 pm MDT May 28, 2015
5pm MDT May 28, 2015-6pm MDT Jun 4, 2015
 
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