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Severe weather possible for parts of central, southern Plains

The NWS Storm Prediction Center is forecasting a risk of severe thunderstorms for parts of the central and southern Plains Friday afternoon and evening, mainly across eastern New Mexico and West Texas, as well as northeastern Colorado. Large hail and damaging winds will be the main threats.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

SALTER (SAWC2)

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

NA

48°F

9°C

Humidity 61%
Wind Speed SSE 9 G 18 MPH
Barometer NA
Dewpoint 35°F (2°C)
Visibility NA
Wind Chill44°F (7°C)
Last update 22 May 9:24 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

13 Miles ENE Dolores CO

  • Today

    Chance Rain/Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 51 °F

  • Tonight

    Chance Rain/Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 35 °F

  • Saturday

    Chance Rain/Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 48 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Rain/Snow Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    Low: 33 °F

  • Sunday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 46 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 35 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 51 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 38 °F

  • Tuesday

    Chance Thunderstorms

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 57 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Scattered rain and snow showers before noon, then scattered rain showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Tonight
Scattered rain showers before 10pm, then a chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday
A chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 48. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Saturday Night
Rain and snow showers likely, mainly before midnight. Some thunder is also possible. Cloudy, with a low around 33. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 46. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Memorial Day
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51.
Monday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 57.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 62.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 60.
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Point Forecast:
13 Miles ENE Dolores CO
 37.57°N 108.31°W (Elev. 8796 ft)
9:03 am MDT May 22, 2015
11am MDT May 22, 2015-6pm MDT May 28, 2015
 
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