Active Week Of Severe Weather Possible Over Portions Of The Plains

Severe thunderstorms will be possible over portions of the Plains each afternoon and evening this week. The main threats with these storms are expected to be large hail, damaging winds, and a few tornadoes. Locally heavy rainfall could pose a risk for some flooding concerns particularly over portions of the Great Plains and Mississippi Valley.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Central Colorado Regional Airport (KAEJ)

Lat: 38.81°NLon: 106.12°WElev: 7946ft.

Mostly Cloudy

59°F

15°C

Humidity 23%
Wind Speed W 9 G 20 mph
Barometer 29.94 in
Dewpoint 22°F (-6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 26 May 2:35 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

Salida CO

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north northeast.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 66 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 41. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Scattered
    Showers

    Low: 41 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph decreasing to 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 61 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 38. Calm wind becoming west northwest around 5 mph after midnight.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 38 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 68. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming south in the afternoon.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 68 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 43. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 43 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 73. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 73 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 43 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Memorial Day: A slight chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 73. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 73 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north northeast. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a low around 41. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph decreasing to 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 38. Calm wind becoming west northwest around 5 mph after midnight. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 68. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming south in the afternoon. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 43. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 73. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Memorial Day
A slight chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 73. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 10%.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 73. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 73. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.
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Point Forecast:
Salida CO
 38.54°N 105.99°W (Elev. 6995 ft)
12:18 pm MDT May 26, 2016
2pm MDT May 26, 2016-6pm MDT Jun 1, 2016
 
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