Heavy rain and isolated severe storms in portions of the West

A storm system will bring rain and thunderstorms to much of the Intermountain West and northern High Plains on Friday. Isolated severe thunderstorms with large hail and damaging winds are possible from northeast California to Wyoming. Heavy rain could lead to flash flooding, especially in the mountains of Wyoming.
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Current conditions at

Buckley Air Force Base Airport (KBKF)

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

Fair

65°F

18°C

Humidity 38%
Wind Speed SE 16 mph
Barometer 30.03 in (1010.8 mb)
Dewpoint 39°F (4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 5 May 7:58 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles SSE Denver CO

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 51. East wind 7 to 10 mph becoming south southwest after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 51 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 81. Breezy, with a south southeast wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms and
    Breezy

    High: 81 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 50. South southeast wind 6 to 13 mph becoming west northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 50 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A slight chance of rain, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Some of the storms could be severe.  Partly sunny, with a high near 64. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 8 to 15 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain then
    Severe
    Thunderstorms
    and Breezy

    High: 64 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of rain after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. North northwest wind 9 to 14 mph becoming light and variable  after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Rain

    Low: 44 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of rain, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 61 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 42 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 66.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 66 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 44.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 44 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 51. East wind 7 to 10 mph becoming south southwest after midnight.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 81. Breezy, with a south southeast wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Friday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 50. South southeast wind 6 to 13 mph becoming west northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Saturday
A slight chance of rain, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Some of the storms could be severe. Partly sunny, with a high near 64. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 8 to 15 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of rain after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. North northwest wind 9 to 14 mph becoming light and variable after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday
A slight chance of rain, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 66.
Monday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 66.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of rain and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Wednesday
A slight chance of rain and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 64.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 66.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles SSE Denver CO
 39.74°N 104.85°W (Elev. 5381 ft)
7:33 pm MDT May 5, 2016
8pm MDT May 5, 2016-6pm MDT May 12, 2016
 
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