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Heavy rain possible across parts of Midwest

A storm system moving across the central U.S. will bring showers and thunderstorms to parts of the Midwest on Friday, with the possibility of heavy rain and flash flooding for some locations. Remember, it takes just 12 inches of rushing water to carry away a small car. If you see a flooded roadway, Turn Around Don't Drown.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

SALTER (SAWC2)

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

NA

76°F

24°C

Humidity 23%
Wind Speed NNE 7 G 18 MPH
Barometer NA
Dewpoint 36°F (2°C)
Visibility NA
Heat Index77°F (25°C)
Last update 28 Aug 3:24 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

9 Miles WNW La Plata CO

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Isolated showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. South wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 10%.

    Isolated
    T-storms

    High: 77 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 51. North northwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming east southeast after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 51 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 2pm and 5pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 73. East southeast wind around 10 mph becoming south southwest in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 73 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 51. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 51 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 71 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 50 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 69.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 69 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 50 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 70 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 10%.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 51. North northwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming east southeast after midnight.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 2pm and 5pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 73. East southeast wind around 10 mph becoming south southwest in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 51. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east after midnight.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 69.
Monday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.
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Point Forecast:
9 Miles WNW La Plata CO
 37.46°N 108.21°W (Elev. 8796 ft)
3:17 pm MDT Aug 28, 2015
4pm MDT Aug 28, 2015-6pm MDT Sep 4, 2015
 
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