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Strong to severe thunderstorms with heavy rain to continue across the central and southern Plains

Periods of strong to severe thunderstorms will continue across a wide area of the central to southern Plains through Friday. Locally heavy rain can be expected over saturated ground, with areas of flooding and flash flooding. A few of the storms will also produce hail and strong gusty winds, with an isolated tornado or two possible.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Air Force Academy (KAFF)

Lat: 38.97°NLon: 104.82°WElev: 6572ft.

Fair

53°F

12°C

Humidity 64%
Wind Speed N 10 mph
Barometer 30.21 in (1016.5 mb)
Dewpoint 41°F (5°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill50°F (10°C)
Last update 29 May 7:58 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SW Air Force Academy CO

  • Today

    Showers Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 61 °F

  • Tonight

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 40 °F

  • Saturday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 66 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 43 °F

  • Sunday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 77 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 48 °F

  • Monday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 48 °F

  • Tuesday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 78 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61. North wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers between midnight and 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. North wind 10 to 15 mph becoming light northwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 9am. Partly sunny, with a high near 66. Light and variable wind becoming south southeast 10 to 15 mph in the morning. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 77. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 48. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 48. Southwest wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 48. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 74. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 45. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west northwest after midnight.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 71. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southeast in the afternoon.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SW Air Force Academy CO
 38.98°N 104.83°W (Elev. 6581 ft)
7:14 am MDT May 29, 2015
9am MDT May 29, 2015-6pm MDT Jun 4, 2015
 
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