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Heavy Rains and Associated Flooding Across the Plains This Weekend

A slow-moving weather system with abundant moisture will bring heavy rainfall across portions of the Central and Southern Plains Saturday. Soils in the region are already saturated from recent rainfall, so flash flooding and river flooding is likely. Meanwhile, below normal temperatures settle over the northeast, with freeze warnings across much of New England into Saturday.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Basalt (8*) (CO101)

Lat: 39.3587°NLon: 107.02679°WElev: 6612ft.

NA

45°F

7°C

Humidity 9%
Wind Speed ESE 3 G 4 MPH
Barometer NA
Dewpoint -11°F (-24°C)
Visibility 2.10 mi
Last update 23 May 3:30 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

Snowmass CO

  • Today

    Chance Rain/Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 57 °F

  • Tonight

    Chance Rain/Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 28 °F

  • Sunday

    Chance Rain/Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 58 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 31 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 62 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 32 °F

  • Tuesday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 65 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 36 °F

  • Wednesday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 68 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A chance of rain and snow showers before 7am, then a chance of rain showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 50%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Tonight
Scattered rain showers before 2am, then a chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 50%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Sunday
A chance of rain and snow showers before 8am, then a chance of rain showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 58. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 50%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south after midnight.
Memorial Day
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west in the afternoon.
Monday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 65.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 68.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 67.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 66.
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Point Forecast:
Snowmass CO
 39.34°N 106.99°W (Elev. 7100 ft)
3:03 am MDT May 23, 2015
5am MDT May 23, 2015-6pm MDT May 29, 2015
 
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