Severe Storms Continue Over the Central Mississippi Valley

Severe thunderstorms with damaging winds, large hail and isolated tornadoes will continue over the central and lower Mississippi Valley. Heavy rain with localized flash flooding remains possible over the central Appalachians and lower Mississippi Valley. Heavy snow and cold temperatures continue from the central Plains to the northern Rockies.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Central Colorado Regional Airport (KAEJ)

Lat: 38.81°NLon: 106.12°WElev: 7946ft.

Overcast

0°C

32°F

Humidity 92%
Wind Speed SE 13 km/h
Barometer 30.25 in
Dewpoint -1°C (30°F)
Visibility 16 km
Wind Chill-4°C (25°F)
Last update 1 May 8:15 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

Salida CO

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered rain and snow showers before midnight, then scattered snow showers between midnight and 5am.  Cloudy, with a low around -2. East southeast wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming west northwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    Rain/Snow
    then
    Scattered
    Snow Showers

    Low: -2 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: A slight chance of showers between 2pm and 3pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 11. West northwest wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming southwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 20%. New rainfall amounts of less than 1 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 11 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then a slight chance of showers between 9pm and 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 0. West southwest wind around 10 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 0 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 17. Northwest wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming northeast in the afternoon.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 17 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then a slight chance of showers between 9pm and midnight.  Mostly clear, with a low around 1. East northeast wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming west in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 10%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 1 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 20. West northwest wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming south in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 20 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 3. South wind 5 to 15 km/h becoming west after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 3 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 22. West wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming south 10 to 15 km/h in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 22 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then a slight chance of showers between 9pm and midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 5. South wind 10 to 15 km/h decreasing to 5 to 10 km/h after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 5 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Scattered rain and snow showers before midnight, then scattered snow showers between midnight and 5am. Cloudy, with a low around -2. East southeast wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming west northwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday
A slight chance of showers between 2pm and 3pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 11. West northwest wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming southwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 20%. New rainfall amounts of less than 1 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then a slight chance of showers between 9pm and 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 0. West southwest wind around 10 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 17. Northwest wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming northeast in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then a slight chance of showers between 9pm and midnight. Mostly clear, with a low around 1. East northeast wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming west in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 10%.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 20. West northwest wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming south in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 3. South wind 5 to 15 km/h becoming west after midnight.
Thursday
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 22. West wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming south 10 to 15 km/h in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then a slight chance of showers between 9pm and midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 5. South wind 10 to 15 km/h decreasing to 5 to 10 km/h after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 21. West southwest wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming south 15 to 20 km/h in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 3. South wind 15 to 20 km/h decreasing to 5 to 10 km/h after midnight.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 17. South wind 10 to 15 km/h increasing to 20 to 25 km/h in the morning.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 2. West southwest wind 15 to 20 km/h decreasing to 5 to 10 km/h after midnight.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 15. Southwest wind 10 to 15 km/h.
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Point Forecast:
Salida CO
 38.53°N 106.01°W (Elev. 2186 m)
5:47 pm MDT May 1, 2016
8pm MDT May 1, 2016-6pm MDT May 8, 2016
 
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