Severe thunderstorms and locally heavy rain possible for portions of the plains

A stationary front will keep scattered showers and thunderstorms in the forecast today and Thursday for much of the plains. Some thunderstorms may be severe today across portions of the central/northern High Plains. Atrong storms are also possible in northern New England today. Hot temperatures will continue across portions of the Desert Southwest and Inter-mountain West.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

City Of Colorado Springs Municipal Airport (KCOS)

Lat: 38.81°NLon: 104.69°WElev: 6181ft.

Mostly Cloudy

80°F

27°C

Humidity 39%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.28 in (1016.0 mb)
Dewpoint 53°F (12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index80°F (27°C)
Last update 29 Jun 11:54 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles SW Colorado Springs CO

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 88. Northeast 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.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 88 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. North northwest wind 5 to 15 mph.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 60 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 79 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. East wind 5 to 10 mph.  New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 56 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. South southeast wind 5 to 15 mph.  New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 75 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west southwest after midnight.  New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 57 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. West wind around 5 mph becoming east northeast in the afternoon.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 79 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. North wind around 5 mph becoming west after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 58 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 84. West wind around 5 mph becoming north in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 84 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 88. Northeast 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.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. North northwest wind 5 to 15 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. East wind 5 to 10 mph. New rainfall 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 75. South southeast wind 5 to 15 mph. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west southwest after midnight. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. West wind around 5 mph becoming east northeast in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. North wind around 5 mph becoming west after midnight.
Sunday
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 84. West wind around 5 mph becoming north in the morning.
Sunday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 59. North wind around 5 mph becoming west in the evening.
Independence Day
Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. West wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. West wind around 5 mph becoming east in the afternoon.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles SW Colorado Springs CO
 38.83°N 104.82°W (Elev. 5997 ft)
10:25 am MDT Jun 29, 2016
12pm MDT Jun 29, 2016-6pm MDT Jul 5, 2016
 
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