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Severe weather threat continues and flash flooding returns to portions of the Plains Thursday

The severe weather threat will continue over portions of the Plains on Thursday. Large hail and damaging winds are the primary threats. Moderate to heavy rain will also be possible, mainly across the southern Plains, returning the flash flood threat to an area with already saturated soils.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Salida Mountain, Monarch Pass (KMYP)

Lat: 38.48°NLon: 106.32°WElev: 12031ft.

Fair and Breezy

32°F

0°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed W 24 mph
Barometer 30.48 in
Dewpoint 28°F (-2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill19°F (-7°C)
Last update 28 May 6:34 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles ENE Saint Elmo CO

  • Today

    Rain/Snow Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    High: 45 °F

  • Tonight

    Chance Rain/Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 31 °F

  • Friday

    Rain/Snow Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    High: 48 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Rain/Snow Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    Low: 31 °F

  • Saturday

    Chance Rain/Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 52 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Chance Rain/Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 34 °F

  • Sunday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 54 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 35 °F

  • Monday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 55 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Scattered rain and snow showers before 3pm, then rain showers likely. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 45. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Tonight
A chance of rain and snow showers before 1am, then a slight chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Friday
A slight chance of rain and snow showers before 9am, then rain showers likely. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 48. West wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Friday Night
Rain and snow showers likely before 1am, then a chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. West northwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming east southeast after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Saturday
A chance of snow showers before 8am, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 8am and 9am, then a chance of rain showers after 9am. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 52. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
A chance of rain showers, mixing with snow after 11pm, then gradually ending. Some thunder is also possible. Partly cloudy, with a low around 34. West wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 54. West wind around 10 mph.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 35. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 55. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Monday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 36. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 53. West southwest wind around 15 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 36. West southwest wind around 15 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 54. West southwest wind around 15 mph.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles ENE Saint Elmo CO
 38.74°N 106.24°W (Elev. 13041 ft)
3:53 am MDT May 28, 2015
7am MDT May 28, 2015-6pm MDT Jun 3, 2015
 
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