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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

San Luis Valley Regional Airport (KALS)

Lat: 37.44°NLon: 105.86°WElev: 7536ft.

Fair

1°C

33°F

Humidity 89%
Wind Speed SW 9 km/h
Barometer 30.26 in (1019.0 mb)
Dewpoint -1°C (30°F)
Visibility 16 km
Wind Chill-3°C (27°F)
Last update 29 May 5:52 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

Alamosa CO

  • Today

    Scattered Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Scattered
    Thunderstorms

    High: 22 °C

  • Tonight

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 3 °C

  • Saturday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 23 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 10%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 4 °C

  • Sunday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 25 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 7 °C

  • Monday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 10%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 26 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 7 °C

  • Tuesday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 26 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 2pm and 5pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 22. North wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming west northwest 10 to 15 km/h in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 3. Northwest wind 15 to 20 km/h becoming east southeast 5 to 10 km/h after midnight.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 23. Light and variable wind becoming southwest 10 to 15 km/h in the morning.
Saturday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 4. Southwest wind 5 to 15 km/h becoming south southeast after midnight.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 25. South southeast wind 5 to 15 km/h becoming west in the morning. New rainfall amounts of less than 1 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 7. West wind 5 to 15 km/h becoming southeast in the evening.
Monday
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 26. South wind 10 to 20 km/h becoming west in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 7. West wind 10 to 20 km/h becoming south southwest after midnight.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 26. Southwest wind 10 to 15 km/h increasing to 20 to 25 km/h in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 5. West southwest wind 20 to 25 km/h decreasing to 10 to 15 km/h after midnight.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 25. South southwest wind 10 to 15 km/h increasing to 20 to 25 km/h in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 4. South wind 20 to 25 km/h decreasing to 10 to 15 km/h after midnight.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 24. South wind 10 to 15 km/h increasing to 20 to 25 km/h in the afternoon.
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Point Forecast:
Alamosa CO
 37.47°N 105.88°W (Elev. 2285 m)
3:41 am MDT May 29, 2015
7am MDT May 29, 2015-6pm MDT Jun 4, 2015
 
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