Severe thunderstorms and locally heavy rain possible for portions of the plains

A stationary front will keep scattered showers and thunderstorms in the forecast today and Thursday for much of the plains. Some thunderstorms may be severe today across portions of the central/northern High Plains. Atrong storms are also possible in northern New England today. Hot temperatures will continue across portions of the Desert Southwest and Inter-mountain West.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Boulder Municipal Airport (KBDU)

Lat: 40.04°NLon: 105.23°WElev: 5288ft.

Partly Cloudy

81°F

27°C

Humidity 34%
Wind Speed W 3 mph
Barometer 30.16 in
Dewpoint 50°F (10°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index80°F (27°C)
Last update 29 Jun 1:36 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

Boulder CO

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 91. Calm wind becoming north northeast around 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Light and variable wind becoming west southwest 5 to 9 mph after midnight.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 60 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. Light and variable wind becoming east southeast 5 to 8 mph in the afternoon.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 78 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. East southeast wind 5 to 8 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 58 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Calm wind becoming southeast around 6 mph in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 79 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 58 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 83.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 60 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 89.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 89 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 91. Calm wind becoming north northeast around 5 mph.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Light and variable wind becoming west southwest 5 to 9 mph after midnight.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. Light and variable wind becoming east southeast 5 to 8 mph in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. East southeast wind 5 to 8 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Calm wind becoming southeast around 6 mph in the afternoon.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 83.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 89.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Independence Day
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 89.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 91.
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Point Forecast:
Boulder CO
 40.02°N 105.25°W (Elev. 5358 ft)
10:47 am MDT Jun 29, 2016
1pm MDT Jun 29, 2016-6pm MDT Jul 5, 2016
 
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