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Severe storms possible in Plains, Mid-Mississippi Valley

Severe thunderstorms will be possible Wednesday afternoon and evening across portions of the Central Plains and Mid-Mississippi River Valley. Large hail and damaging wind will be the main threats.
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Current conditions at

City Of Colorado Springs Municipal Airport (KCOS)

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

Partly Cloudy

63°F

17°C

Humidity 70%
Wind Speed W 5 mph
Barometer 30.27 in (1015.7 mb)
Dewpoint 53°F (12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 5 Aug 12:54 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

Colorado Springs CO

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly clear, with a low around 56. West northwest wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 56 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south 10 to 15 mph in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 91 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 60. South wind 5 to 15 mph becoming north after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 60 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 90. North wind 5 to 15 mph becoming south southeast in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 90 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 59. Light and variable wind becoming northwest 5 to 10 mph after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 59 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon.  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: 87 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 59 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 85. Calm wind becoming west southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 85 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 59 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly clear, with a low around 56. West northwest wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south 10 to 15 mph in the morning.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 60. South wind 5 to 15 mph becoming north after midnight.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 90. North wind 5 to 15 mph becoming south southeast in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59. Light and variable wind becoming northwest 5 to 10 mph after midnight.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 85. Calm wind becoming west southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Sunday
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. West wind around 5 mph becoming east in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. South southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 82. Calm wind becoming south southwest around 5 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Colorado Springs CO
 38.88°N 104.77°W (Elev. 6398 ft)
11:39 pm MDT Aug 4, 2015
2am MDT Aug 5, 2015-6pm MDT Aug 11, 2015
 
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