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Heavy Rains and Associated Flooding Across the Plains into Saturday

A slow-moving weather system with abundant moisture will bring heavy rainfall across portions of the Central and Southern Plains Saturday. Soils in the region are already saturated from recent rainfall, so flash flooding and river flooding is likely.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Montrose, Montrose Regional Airport (KMTJ)

Lat: 38.505°NLon: 107.8975°WElev: 5758ft.

Partly Cloudy

19°C

66°F

Humidity 23%
Wind Speed SSW 8 MPH
Barometer 29.91 in (1007.2 mb)
Dewpoint -3°C (27°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 22 May 4:53 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

Montrose CO

  • Tonight

    Scattered Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Scattered
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 6 °C

  • Saturday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 15 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 4 °C

  • Sunday

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 17 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 6 °C

  • Memorial
    Day

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 18 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 6 °C

  • Tuesday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 21 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 8 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 6. South southwest wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming southeast in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 15. Southeast wind around 10 km/h becoming southwest in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 4. Southeast wind around 10 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 17. Southeast wind around 10 km/h becoming west northwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 6. West northwest wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming south southeast after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Memorial Day
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 18. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 6.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 21.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 23.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 23.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 8.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 23.
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Point Forecast:
Montrose CO
 38.49°N 107.89°W (Elev. 1758 m)
3:03 pm MDT May 22, 2015
6pm MDT May 22, 2015-6pm MDT May 29, 2015
 
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