Heavy rain and isolated severe storms in portions of the West. Severe Weather Possible in the Plains Saturday.

A storm system will bring rain and thunderstorms to much of the Intermountain West and northern High Plains. A few severe thunderstorms with large hail and damaging winds are possible from northeast California to Wyoming. Heavy rain could lead to flash flooding in some of the western states. Severe weather will be possible in the Plains Saturday.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Central Colorado Regional Airport (KAEJ)

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

Partly Cloudy

66°F

19°C

Humidity 26%
Wind Speed SE 13 G 20 mph
Barometer 30.12 in
Dewpoint 30°F (-1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 6 May 12:35 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

Salida CO

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Isolated showers before 2pm, then isolated showers and thunderstorms between 2pm and 4pm, then isolated rain and thunderstorms after 4pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 77. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Isolated
    T-storms and
    Breezy

    High: 77 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of rain and thunderstorms before 7pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 7pm and 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 5 to 10 mph after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 10%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms and
    Breezy then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 40 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 64. South wind 5 to 15 mph.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 64 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 35. West wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 35 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 62. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 62 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. West wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 37 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A slight chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 65. West wind 5 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 65 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 38. West wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 38 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 66. West wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 66 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Isolated showers before 2pm, then isolated showers and thunderstorms between 2pm and 4pm, then isolated rain and thunderstorms after 4pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 77. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A slight chance of rain and thunderstorms before 7pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 7pm and 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 5 to 10 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 10%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 64. South wind 5 to 15 mph. 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 35. West wind 5 to 15 mph.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 62. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. West wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
A slight chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 65. West wind 5 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 38. West wind 5 to 15 mph.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 66. West wind 5 to 15 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 36. West wind 5 to 15 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 66. West wind 5 to 15 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 37. West southwest wind 5 to 15 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 70. West wind 5 to 15 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Salida CO
 38.54°N 105.99°W (Elev. 6995 ft)
11:50 am MDT May 6, 2016
12pm MDT May 6, 2016-6pm MDT May 12, 2016
 
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