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Strong to severe thunderstorms with heavy rain to continue across the central and southern Plains

Periods of strong to severe thunderstorms will continue across a wide area of the central to southern Plains through Friday. Locally heavy rain can be expected over saturated ground, with areas of flooding and flash flooding. A few of the storms will also produce hail and strong gusty winds, with an isolated tornado or two possible.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Central Colorado Regional Airport (KAEJ)

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

Overcast

58°F

14°C

Humidity 27%
Wind Speed NW 5 mph
Barometer 30.29 in
Dewpoint 25°F (-4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 29 May 12:15 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

Salida CO

  • This
    Afternoon

    Scattered Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Scattered
    Thunderstorms

    High: 69 °F

  • Tonight

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 43 °F

  • Saturday

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 74 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 45 °F

  • Sunday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 79 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 47 °F

  • Monday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 10%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 79 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 48 °F

  • Tuesday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 78 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 69. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north northeast. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable in the evening. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 74. Light and variable wind becoming south southeast 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 45. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest in the evening. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 79. West wind 5 to 10 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 47. West wind around 5 mph.
Monday
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 48. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 44. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southwest in the morning.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 44. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west northwest after midnight.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 76. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southwest in the afternoon.
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Point Forecast:
Salida CO
 38.54°N 105.99°W (Elev. 6995 ft)
10:27 am MDT May 29, 2015
1pm MDT May 29, 2015-6pm MDT Jun 4, 2015
 
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