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Heavy Rains and Associated Flooding Across the Plains This Weekend

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. Meanwhile, below normal temperatures settle over the northeast, with freeze warnings across much of New England into Saturday.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Buckley Air Force Base Airport (KBKF)

Lat: 39.71°NLon: 104.76°WElev: 5577ft.

Light Rain

48°F

9°C

Humidity 99%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.07 in (1015.2 mb)
Dewpoint 48°F (9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 22 May 9:58 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NW Denver CO

  • Overnight

    Severe Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 47 °FRising Temperatures

  • Saturday

    Severe Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    High: 68 °FFalling Temperatures

  • Saturday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 43 °FRising Temperatures

  • Sunday

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 63 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 46 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 66 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 10%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 46 °F

  • Tuesday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 73 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 49 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Showers and thunderstorms likely after 4am. Some of the storms could be severe. Patchy fog before 1am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a temperature rising to around 67 by 5am. South wind around 5 mph becoming east after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 10am. Some of the storms could be severe. Mostly cloudy, with a temperature falling to around 50 by 5pm. East wind 5 to 9 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a temperature falling to near 43 by 9pm, then rising to around 63 during the remainder of the night. West southwest wind around 6 mph becoming north after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers before 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63. North wind 5 to 8 mph becoming west in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. West wind around 5 mph becoming light and variable in the evening.
Memorial Day
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66.
Monday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 73.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 73.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 70.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NW Denver CO
 39.78°N 104.88°W (Elev. 5279 ft)
10:12 pm MDT May 22, 2015
11pm MDT May 22, 2015-6pm MDT May 29, 2015
 
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