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Heavy rain and potential flooding in the Plains

A slow-moving weather system with abundant moisture will bring heavy rainfall across portions of the Central and Southern Plains Saturday. Soils in the region are already saturated from recent rainfall, so flash flooding and river flooding are likely.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

SALTER (SAWC2)

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

NA

41°F

5°C

Humidity 61%
Wind Speed S 8 G 14 MPH
Barometer NA
Dewpoint 29°F (-2°C)
Visibility NA
Wind Chill36°F (2°C)
Last update 23 May 8:24 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles WNW Dolores CO

  • Today

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 54 °F

  • Tonight

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    Low: 34 °F

  • Sunday

    Showers Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 57 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 37 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 64 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 38 °F

  • Tuesday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 68 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 41 °F

  • Wednesday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 72 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 5pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 9pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 9pm and 3am, then showers likely after 3am. Cloudy, with a low around 34. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday
Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. West southwest wind around 5 mph becoming east after midnight.
Memorial Day
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64. East wind around 5 mph becoming west in the afternoon.
Monday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 68.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 72.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 69.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles WNW Dolores CO
 37.5°N 108.56°W (Elev. 6998 ft)
8:18 am MDT May 23, 2015
10am MDT May 23, 2015-6pm MDT May 29, 2015
 
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