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Heavy Rains and Associated Flooding Across the Plains This Weekend

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 is likely. Meanwhile, below normal temperatures settle over the northeast, with freeze warnings across much of New England into Saturday.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

SALTER (SAWC2)

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

NA

40°F

4°C

Humidity 92%
Wind Speed SE 4 G 8 MPH
Barometer NA
Dewpoint 38°F (3°C)
Visibility NA
Wind Chill37°F (3°C)
Last update 22 May 9:24 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

12 Miles W Rico CO

  • Overnight

    Scattered Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Scattered
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 33 °F

  • Saturday

    Chance Rain/Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 53 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Chance Rain/Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 29 °F

  • Sunday

    Chance Rain/Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 54 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 32 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 58 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 35 °F

  • Tuesday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 64 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 38 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Saturday
A slight chance of rain and snow showers before 8am, then a chance of rain showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 53. South southwest wind 5 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Saturday Night
A chance of rain showers before midnight, then a chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Cloudy, with a low around 29. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Sunday
A chance of rain and snow showers before 8am, then a chance of rain showers. Some thunder is also possible. Cloudy, with a high near 54. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 50%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Memorial Day
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 58. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 64.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 67.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 66.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 66.
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Point Forecast:
12 Miles W Rico CO
 37.66°N 108.27°W (Elev. 7805 ft)
7:33 pm MDT May 22, 2015
11pm MDT May 22, 2015-6pm MDT May 29, 2015
 
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