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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

82°F

28°C

Humidity 29%
Wind Speed WNW 7 G 11 MPH
Barometer NA
Dewpoint 47°F (8°C)
Visibility 1.00 mi
Heat Index80°F (27°C)
Last update 04 Jul 12:31 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

Vail CO

  • Independence
    Day

    Scattered Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Scattered
    Thunderstorms

    High: 79 °F

  • Tonight

    Scattered Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Scattered
    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 50%

    Heavy
    Rain

    Low: 49 °F

  • Monday

    Heavy Rain Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Heavy
    Rain

    High: 71 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Heavy Rain Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Heavy
    Rain

    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 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming south after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between noon and 5pm. Some of the storms could produce small hail, gusty winds, and heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am. Some of the storms could produce small hail, gusty winds, and heavy rain. Cloudy, with a low around 49. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. 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 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)
11:03 am MDT Jul 4, 2015
2pm MDT Jul 4, 2015-6pm MDT Jul 10, 2015
 
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