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Severe weather threat returns to the southern Plains on Sunday

Severe weather is possible on Sunday across a large portion of the southern Plains. Large to very large hail and damaging winds are the primary threats although isolated tornadoes cannot be ruled out. The Storm Prediction Center has highlighted an area of Slight Risk for the area most likely to see severe weather.
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NA

31°F

-1°C

Humidity 97%
Wind Speed NA
Barometer NA
Dewpoint 30°F (-1°C)
Visibility NA
Last update on 26 Apr 6:24 am MDT

Current conditions at

SALTER (SAWC2)

Lat: 37.651111°N Lon: 108.536944°W Elev: 8201ft.

For More Weather Information:

Grand Junction, CO Local Forecast Office

13 Miles W Rico CO

7 Day Forecast

  • Today

    Rain/Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 90%

    Rain/Snow

    High: 40 °F

  • Tonight

    Rain/Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 80%

    Rain/Snow

    Low: 30 °F

  • Monday

    Chance Rain/Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 51 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Chance Rain/Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 31 °F

  • Tuesday

    Chance Rain/Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 52 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Slight Chance Rain/Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 33 °F

  • Wednesday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 59 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 36 °F

  • Thursday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 62 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Snow showers before noon, then rain and snow showers between noon and 5pm, then snow showers likely after 5pm. Some thunder is also possible. Areas of fog before 10am. High near 40. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 90%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Tonight
Snow showers before midnight, then scattered rain and snow showers between midnight and 5am, then scattered snow showers after 5am. Some thunder is also possible. Low around 30. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southeast after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Monday
A chance of snow showers before 8am, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 8am and noon, then a chance of rain showers after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51. East northeast wind around 10 mph becoming south southwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers before midnight, then a slight chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming east southeast in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday
A slight chance of snow showers before noon, then a chance of rain and snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 52. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of rain and snow showers before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 33. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 59.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 36.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 62.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Friday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 61.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37.
Saturday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 57.

ABOUT THIS FORECAST

Point Forecast: 13 Miles W Rico CO
 37.66°N 108.3°W (Elev. 8904 ft)
Last Update: 7:03 am MDT Apr 26, 2015
Forecast Valid: 8am MDT Apr 26, 2015-6pm MDT May 2, 2015
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