Heavy Rain and Flash Flooding Possible in Portions of the Southeast, Mid-Atlantic and Appalachians. A Few Severe Thunderstorms Possible in the West and Northwest

Rain and thunderstorms are expected over much of the Southeast, Mid-Atlantic, and central Appalachians. Locally heavy rain is possible, with flash flooding possible over some areas. A few severe thunderstorms will be possible over portions of the western and northwestern U.S. today and Friday.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

SALTER (SAWC2)

Lat: 37.651111°NLon: 108.536944°WElev: 8201ft.

NA

53°F

12°C

Humidity 33%
Wind Speed ESE 4 G 7 MPH
Barometer NA
Dewpoint 25°F (-4°C)
Visibility NA
Last update 05 May 8:24 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

9 Miles WNW La Plata CO

  • Today

    Today: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 71. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then
    Scattered
    Showers

    High: 71 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Scattered
    Showers

    Low: 45 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 64. Breezy, with a southeast wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Breezy.
    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 64 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of rain showers before midnight, then a chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. South wind 10 to 15 mph becoming south 5 to 10 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 33 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of snow showers before noon, then a chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly sunny, with a high near 50. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south 10 to 15 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 50 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of rain and snow showers before midnight, then a chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Snow Showers

    Low: 31 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of snow showers before noon, then a chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly sunny, with a high near 49. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 49 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of rain and snow showers before midnight, then a chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Snow Showers

    Low: 34 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of snow showers before noon, then a chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51.

    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 51 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 71. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 64. Breezy, with a southeast wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday Night
A chance of rain showers before midnight, then a chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. South wind 10 to 15 mph becoming south 5 to 10 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
A chance of snow showers before noon, then a chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 50. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south 10 to 15 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers before midnight, then a chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
A chance of snow showers before noon, then a chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 49. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers before midnight, then a chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34.
Monday
A chance of snow showers before noon, then a chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51.
Monday Night
A slight chance of rain showers before midnight, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 58.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 60.
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Point Forecast:
9 Miles WNW La Plata CO
 37.46°N 108.21°W (Elev. 8796 ft)
7:32 am MDT May 5, 2016
9am MDT May 5, 2016-6pm MDT May 11, 2016
 
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