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Severe weather and flash flooding possible in separate areas Saturday

Severe weather will be possible across portions of the central and northern Plains Saturday. Primary threats will be large hail and damaging winds although a brief tornado cannot be ruled out. Across the Mississippi and Tennessee Valleys, heavy rainfall could lead to flash flooding where 1 to 2 inches of rainfall is possible through Sunday morning.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

City Of Colorado Springs Municipal Airport (KCOS)

Lat: 38.81°NLon: 104.69°WElev: 6181ft.

Partly Cloudy

61°F

16°C

Humidity 78%
Wind Speed N 6 mph
Barometer 30.12 in (1011.5 mb)
Dewpoint 54°F (12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 4 Jul 6:54 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

Pike's Peak Summit CO

  • Independence
    Day

    Scattered Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Scattered
    Thunderstorms

    High: 52 °F

  • Tonight

    Scattered Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Scattered
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 40 °F

  • Sunday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 51 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 37 °F

  • Monday

    Heavy Rain Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Heavy
    Rain

    High: 43 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Heavy Rain Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Heavy
    Rain

    Low: 35 °F

  • Tuesday

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 44 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    Low: 36 °F

  • Wednesday

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 46 °F

Detailed Forecast

Independence Day
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 52. North northwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming light and variable. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. Light and variable wind becoming south southwest 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51. West wind 5 to 15 mph becoming south southwest in the afternoon. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a low around 37. Breezy, with a west wind 10 to 15 mph becoming northwest 20 to 25 mph after midnight. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 43. Breezy, with a north northwest wind 15 to 20 mph becoming northeast 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before midnight. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35. East northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west southwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 44. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. West southwest wind around 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 46. West wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. West wind 10 to 15 mph.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 49. West wind 10 to 15 mph becoming south southwest in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. West wind 10 to 15 mph.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 51. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Pike's Peak Summit CO
 38.84°N 105.05°W (Elev. 13750 ft)
7:04 am MDT Jul 4, 2015
8am MDT Jul 4, 2015-6pm MDT Jul 10, 2015
 
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