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Severe weather expected in portions of the Central U.S on Sunday

The NWS Storm Prediction Center in Norman, Oklahoma expects severe weather to be possible in the Central U.S on Sunday. The area of greatest concern is in the northern Plains which has been identified as an Enhanced Risk area. In this area, large hail and damaging winds will be the primary threats, but an isolated tornado can not be ruled out.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Dowd Junction (10) (CO092)

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

NA

54°F

12°C

Humidity 84%
Wind Speed E 2 G 6 MPH
Barometer NA
Dewpoint 49°F (9°C)
Visibility 1.00 mi
Last update 05 Jul 1:11 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

Vail CO

  • Overnight

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 51 °F

  • Sunday

    Heavy Rain Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Heavy
    Rain

    High: 72 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 48 °F

  • Monday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 72 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 47 °F

  • Tuesday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 71 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 45 °F

  • Wednesday

    Chance Thunderstorms

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 71 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 45 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. South wind around 5 mph.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after noon. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. West wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 9am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. Light and variable wind becoming northwest 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. Calm wind becoming south southeast around 5 mph.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 71.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 71.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 73.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.
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Point Forecast:
Vail CO
 39.64°N 106.39°W (Elev. 8238 ft)
11:47 pm MDT Jul 4, 2015
2am MDT Jul 5, 2015-6pm MDT Jul 11, 2015
 
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