Active Week Of Severe Weather Possible Over Portions Of The Plains

Severe thunderstorms will be possible over portions of the Plains each afternoon and evening this week. The main threats with these storms are expected to be large hail, damaging winds, and a few tornadoes. Locally heavy rainfall could pose a risk for some flooding concerns particularly over portions of the Great Plains and Mississippi Valley.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Boulder Municipal Airport (KBDU)

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

Fair

50°F

10°C

Humidity 82%
Wind Speed N 3 mph
Barometer 29.91 in
Dewpoint 45°F (7°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 25 May 1:16 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles N Arapahoe Peak CO

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly clear, with a low around 28. Windy, with a west wind 22 to 26 mph, with gusts as high as 43 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    and Windy

    Low: 28 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 45. Windy, with a west wind 23 to 28 mph decreasing to 17 to 22 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 44 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms and
    Windy

    High: 45 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow showers before midnight. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 27. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 5 to 10 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 31 mph.

    Breezy.
    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 27 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of snow showers before noon, then rain and snow showers likely. Some thunder is also possible.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 38. Light and variable wind becoming south 5 to 8 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    High: 38 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Snow showers likely, mainly before midnight. Some thunder is also possible.  Cloudy, with a low around 27. North northwest wind 8 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Snow Showers
    Likely

    Low: 27 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Snow showers likely, mainly after noon. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 37. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Snow Showers
    Likely

    High: 37 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 50 percent chance of snow showers before midnight. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28.

    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 28 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 43.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 43 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of rain and snow showers before midnight. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 31 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly clear, with a low around 28. Windy, with a west wind 22 to 26 mph, with gusts as high as 43 mph.
Wednesday
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 45. Windy, with a west wind 23 to 28 mph decreasing to 17 to 22 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 44 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow showers before midnight. Some thunder is also possible. Partly cloudy, with a low around 27. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 5 to 10 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 31 mph.
Thursday
A chance of snow showers before noon, then rain and snow showers likely. Some thunder is also possible. Increasing clouds, with a high near 38. Light and variable wind becoming south 5 to 8 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Thursday Night
Snow showers likely, mainly before midnight. Some thunder is also possible. Cloudy, with a low around 27. North northwest wind 8 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
Snow showers likely, mainly after noon. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 37. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
A 50 percent chance of snow showers before midnight. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 43.
Saturday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers before midnight. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31.
Sunday
A slight chance of rain and snow showers before noon, then a chance of rain showers. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 46.
Sunday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32.
Memorial Day
A chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 46.
Monday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33.
Tuesday
A chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 47.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles N Arapahoe Peak CO
 40.07°N 105.63°W (Elev. 11532 ft)
7:16 pm MDT May 24, 2016
1am MDT May 25, 2016-6pm MDT May 31, 2016
 
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