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Severe weather possible for parts of central, southern Plains

The NWS Storm Prediction Center is forecasting a risk of severe thunderstorms for parts of the central and southern Plains Friday afternoon and evening, mainly across eastern New Mexico and West Texas, as well as northeastern Colorado. Large hail and damaging winds will be the main threats.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Boulder Municipal Airport (KBDU)

Lat: 40.04°NLon: 105.23°WElev: 5288ft.

Rain

46°F

8°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed N 3 mph
Barometer 30.00 in
Dewpoint 46°F (8°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Last update 22 May 8:18 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

Arapahoe Peak CO

  • Today

    Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 80%

    Snow

    High: 37 °F

  • Tonight

    Snow Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Snow
    Likely

    Low: 25 °F

  • Saturday

    Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 80%

    Snow

    High: 33 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Snow Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Snow
    Likely

    Low: 25 °F

  • Sunday

    Snow Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Snow
    Likely

    High: 31 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Snow Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Snow
    Likely

    Low: 27 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Chance Rain/Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 36 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Chance Snow

    Chance
    Snow

    Low: 25 °F

  • Tuesday

    Chance Rain/Snow

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 39 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. High near 37. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 11 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 3 to 7 inches possible.
Tonight
Snow showers likely, mainly before 10pm. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25. West southwest wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Saturday
Snow showers, mainly after noon. Some thunder is also possible. High near 33. South southeast wind 7 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 17 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 7 inches possible.
Saturday Night
Snow showers likely, mainly before midnight. Some thunder is also possible. Cloudy, with a low around 25. Blustery, with a west northwest wind 9 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Sunday
Snow showers likely. Some thunder is also possible. Cloudy, with a high near 31. Blustery, with a west northwest wind 13 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday Night
Snow showers likely, mainly before midnight. Some thunder is also possible. Cloudy, with a low around 27. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Memorial Day
A chance of snow showers before noon, then a chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday Night
A chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25.
Tuesday
A chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39.
Tuesday Night
A chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27.
Wednesday
A chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 42.
Wednesday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29.
Thursday
A chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 41.
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Point Forecast:
Arapahoe Peak CO
 40.02°N 105.65°W (Elev. 12680 ft)
5:53 am MDT May 22, 2015
9am MDT May 22, 2015-6pm MDT May 28, 2015
 
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