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Severe thunderstorms possible for central and southern Plains Wednesday

The NWS Storm Prediction Center is forecasting a risk of severe thunderstorms this afternoon and evening from central Texas northward to southern Nebraska. Very large hail is the main threat, although damaging winds and a tornado or two cannot be ruled out.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Dowd Junction (10) (CO092)

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

Lt Rain

48°F

9°C

Humidity 88%
Wind Speed WNW 9 G 25 MPH
Barometer NA
Dewpoint 45°F (7°C)
Visibility 1.20 mi
Wind Chill44°F (7°C)
Last update 06 May 5:09 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

Vail CO

  • Tonight

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 31 °F

  • Thursday

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 55 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 30 °F

  • Friday

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 54 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 30 °F

  • Saturday

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 50 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Chance Rain/Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 30 °F

  • Sunday

    Chance Rain/Snow

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 46 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Slight Chance Rain/Snow

    Slight Chc
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 27 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm, then a slight chance of showers between 10pm and 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 55. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. South southwest wind around 5 mph becoming southeast after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54. South wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a low around 30. South southeast wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Saturday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers before midnight, then a chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Cloudy, with a low around 30. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday
A chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Cloudy, with a high near 46.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Cloudy, with a low around 27.
Monday
A slight chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 57.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31.
Wednesday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 59.
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Point Forecast:
Vail CO
 39.64°N 106.39°W (Elev. 8238 ft)
1:23 pm MDT May 6, 2015
6pm MDT May 6, 2015-6pm MDT May 13, 2015
 
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