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Severe weather possible for parts of central, southern Plains

The NWS Storm Prediction Center is forecasting a risk of severe thunderstorms for parts of the central and southern Plains Friday afternoon and evening, mainly across eastern New Mexico and West Texas, as well as northeastern Colorado. Large hail and damaging winds will be the main threats.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Dowd Junction (10) (CO092)

Lat: 39.60794°NLon: 106.44911°WElev: 7747ft.

Lt Rain

50°F

10°C

Humidity 62%
Wind Speed WSW 7 G 11 MPH
Barometer NA
Dewpoint 38°F (3°C)
Visibility 1.20 mi
Wind Chill47°F (8°C)
Last update 22 May 12:15 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles W Red Cliff CO

  • This
    Afternoon

    Chance Rain/Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 55 °F

  • Tonight

    Chance Rain/Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 31 °F

  • Saturday

    Rain/Snow Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    High: 49 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Rain/Snow Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    Low: 29 °F

  • Sunday

    Chance Rain/Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 51 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Chance Rain/Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 30 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Chance Rain/Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 54 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Chance Rain/Snow

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 32 °F

  • Tuesday

    Chance Rain/Snow

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 56 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Scattered rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 55. West southwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Tonight
Scattered rain showers before 9pm, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 9pm and 10pm, then a chance of snow showers after 10pm. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southeast after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Saturday
A chance of snow showers before 10am, then rain and snow showers likely. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 49. South southeast wind 5 to 15 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Saturday Night
Rain and snow showers likely before midnight, then a chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. West wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Sunday
A chance of snow showers before noon, then a chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Cloudy, with a high near 51. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Sunday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers before midnight, then a slight chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Memorial Day
A slight chance of snow showers before noon, then a chance of rain showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32.
Tuesday
A chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 56.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 59.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 58.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles W Red Cliff CO
 39.51°N 106.43°W (Elev. 10197 ft)
12:33 pm MDT May 22, 2015
2pm MDT May 22, 2015-6pm MDT May 28, 2015
 
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