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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

San Luis Valley Regional Airport (KALS)

Lat: 37.44°NLon: 105.86°WElev: 7536ft.

A Few Clouds

55°F

13°C

Humidity 44%
Wind Speed S 12 mph
Barometer 30.10 in (1013.4 mb)
Dewpoint 33°F (1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill52°F (11°C)
Last update 22 May 10:52 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SSW South Fork CO

  • This
    Afternoon

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 54 °F

  • Tonight

    Chance Rain/Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 32 °F

  • Saturday

    Slight Chance Rain/Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Rain/Snow

    High: 54 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Slight Chance Rain/Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 30 °F

  • Sunday

    Chance Rain/Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 53 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 30 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 57 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 10%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 33 °F

  • Tuesday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 10%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 60 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54. Southwest wind around 15 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A chance of rain showers before 1am, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers between 1am and 5am, then a slight chance of snow showers after 5am. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Saturday
A slight chance of snow showers before 8am, then a slight chance of rain showers. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 54. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of rain showers before midnight, then a slight chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. West southwest wind 5 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Sunday
A slight chance of snow showers before 8am, then a chance of rain showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 53. West wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. West wind 5 to 10 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Memorial Day
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 57. Calm wind becoming west southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Monday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Tuesday
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 60. West wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 63. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 36. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 63. Calm wind becoming south southwest around 5 mph in the morning.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SSW South Fork CO
 37.65°N 106.66°W (Elev. 8399 ft)
10:39 am MDT May 22, 2015
12pm MDT May 22, 2015-6pm MDT May 28, 2015
 
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