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Severe weather and flash flooding possible Wednesday across portions of the Mississippi and Tennessee Valleys

Strong to severe storms are expected to develop across portions of the Mid-Mississippi Valley on Wednesday. A Slight Risk has been highlighted to indicate the area most likely to see supercell activity. Heavy rainfall from the Mid-Mississippi Valley into the Tennessee Valley could lead to flash flooding. Some areas could see as much as 3 inches of rainfall.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

SALTER (SAWC2)

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

NA

67°F

19°C

Humidity 42%
Wind Speed N 4 G 12 MPH
Barometer NA
Dewpoint 43°F (6°C)
Visibility NA
Last update 30 Jun 10:24 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

12 Miles W Rico CO

  • Overnight

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 50 °F

  • Wednesday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 85 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 48 °F

  • Thursday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 85 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 49 °F

  • Friday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 83 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 50 °F

  • Independence
    Day

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 82 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 51 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 50. East wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 85. Light and variable wind becoming west 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 85. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 49. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east southeast after midnight.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Independence Day
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 81.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 81.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 81.
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Point Forecast:
12 Miles W Rico CO
 37.66°N 108.27°W (Elev. 7805 ft)
9:18 pm MDT Jun 30, 2015
12am MDT Jul 1, 2015-6pm MDT Jul 7, 2015
 
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