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Severe weather and flash flooding possible Saturday

Severe weather is possible across portions of the Great Plains, Deep South and coastal Carolinas Saturday. Primary threats are large hail and damaging winds, although a small tornado risk is also possible mainly in the Plains. Also across the South, heavy rainfall could lead to localized flash flooding.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Dowd Junction (10) (CO092)

Lat: 39.60794°NLon: 106.44911°WElev: 7747ft.

NA

76°F

24°C

Humidity 35%
Wind Speed WNW 10 G 16 MPH
Barometer NA
Dewpoint 46°F (8°C)
Visibility 1.00 mi
Heat Index78°F (26°C)
Last update 04 Jul 10:41 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

Vail CO

  • Independence
    Day

    Scattered Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Scattered
    Thunderstorms

    High: 79 °F

  • Tonight

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 51 °F

  • Sunday

    Heavy Rain Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Heavy
    Rain

    High: 73 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Heavy Rain Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Heavy
    Rain

    Low: 49 °F

  • Monday

    Heavy Rain Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Heavy
    Rain

    High: 71 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 46 °F

  • Tuesday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 71 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 45 °F

  • Wednesday

    Chance Thunderstorms

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 72 °F

Detailed Forecast

Independence Day
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tonight
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. West wind around 5 mph becoming south after midnight.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 11am and 4pm. Some of the storms could produce small hail, gusty winds, and heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Southwest wind around 5 mph.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71. West wind around 5 mph.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 71.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 72.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 74.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.
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Point Forecast:
Vail CO
 39.64°N 106.39°W (Elev. 8238 ft)
9:18 am MDT Jul 4, 2015
12pm MDT Jul 4, 2015-6pm MDT Jul 10, 2015
 
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