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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

Salida Mountain, Monarch Pass (KMYP)

Lat: 38.48°NLon: 106.32°WElev: 12031ft.

Partly Cloudy and Windy

41°F

5°C

Humidity 49%
Wind Speed W 43 G 59 mph
Barometer 30.44 in
Dewpoint 23°F (-5°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill28°F (-2°C)
Last update 28 May 4:05 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles ESE Saint Elmo CO

  • Late
    Afternoon

    Scattered Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Scattered
    Thunderstorms

    High: 45 °F

  • Tonight

    Chance Rain/Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 29 °F

  • Friday

    Chance Rain/Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 49 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Rain/Snow Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    Low: 29 °F

  • Saturday

    Chance Rain/Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 49 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Chance Rain/Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 34 °F

  • Sunday

    Chance Rain/Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 56 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 35 °F

  • Monday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 55 °F

Detailed Forecast

Late Afternoon
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 45. Breezy, with a west wind around 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Scattered rain showers before 10pm, then scattered snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Friday
A chance of snow showers before 9am, then a chance of rain showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 49. West wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Friday Night
Rain and snow showers likely before 2am, then a chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. Northwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming southeast after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Saturday
A slight chance of rain and snow showers before 10am, then a chance of rain showers. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 49. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Saturday Night
A chance of rain showers, mixing with snow after 10pm, then gradually ending. Some thunder is also possible. Partly cloudy, with a low around 34. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Sunday
A chance of rain and snow showers before 8am, then a chance of rain showers. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 56. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 35. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 55. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Monday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 37. West southwest wind around 15 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 53. West southwest wind around 15 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 36. West wind 10 to 15 mph.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 52. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 33. West wind 10 to 15 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 50. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles ESE Saint Elmo CO
 38.68°N 106.26°W (Elev. 12654 ft)
2:43 pm MDT May 28, 2015
5pm MDT May 28, 2015-6pm MDT Jun 4, 2015
 
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