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

City Of Colorado Springs Municipal Airport (KCOS)

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

Mostly Cloudy and Breezy

77°F

25°C

Humidity 8%
Wind Speed SW 23 G 31 mph
Barometer 29.98 in (1006.6 mb)
Dewpoint 10°F (-12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index76°F (24°C)
Last update 25 May 2:54 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

Colorado Springs CO

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a high near 75. South southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 46. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 46 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 3pm. Some of the storms could be severe.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 65. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    High: 65 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. Breezy, with a north northwest wind 10 to 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Breezy

    Low: 42 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before noon, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 58. Breezy, with a north northwest wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Breezy

    High: 58 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. West northwest wind 5 to 15 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 42 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 66. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 66 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 45. South southwest wind around 5 mph becoming west after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 45 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 72. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming south in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 72 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a high near 75. South southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 46. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north in the evening.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 3pm. Some of the storms could be severe. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 65. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. Breezy, with a north northwest wind 10 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Friday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before noon, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 58. Breezy, with a north northwest wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. West northwest wind 5 to 15 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 66. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 45. South southwest wind around 5 mph becoming west after midnight.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 72. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming south in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. West wind around 5 mph.
Memorial Day
Partly sunny, with a high near 71. West wind around 5 mph becoming east southeast in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. Northwest wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 71. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming east in the afternoon.
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Point Forecast:
Colorado Springs CO
 38.88°N 104.77°W (Elev. 6398 ft)
2:46 pm MDT May 25, 2016
3pm MDT May 25, 2016-6pm MDT May 31, 2016
 
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