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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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Current conditions at

Sheridan County Airport (KSHR)

Lat: 44.76031°NLon: 106.97411°WElev: 3970ft.

Overcast

52°F

11°C

Humidity 77%
Wind Speed SE 23 G 33 MPH
Barometer 29.94 in (1013.1 mb)
Dewpoint 45°F (7°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 22 May 9:53 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

Ranchester WY

  • Tonight

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 43 °F

  • Saturday

    Scattered Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Scattered
    Showers

    High: 60 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Scattered Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Scattered
    Showers

    Low: 44 °F

  • Sunday

    Showers Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 56 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Scattered Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Scattered
    Showers

    Low: 43 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Isolated Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Isolated
    Thunderstorms

    High: 65 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 43 °F

  • Tuesday

    Scattered Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Scattered
    Showers

    High: 70 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Scattered Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Scattered
    Showers

    Low: 47 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. Southeast wind 16 to 21 mph becoming south southwest 5 to 10 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday
Scattered showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60. North wind 6 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Saturday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a low around 44. North northwest wind around 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday
Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. Cloudy, with a high near 56. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 16 to 21 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then isolated showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. Northeast wind around 10 mph becoming west after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Memorial Day
Isolated showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 65. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 70. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 70. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 69. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 68. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Ranchester WY
 44.9°N 107.16°W (Elev. 3799 ft)
9:32 pm MDT May 22, 2015
8pm MDT May 22, 2015-6pm MDT May 29, 2015
 
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