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More severe weather and flooding rains possible on Memorial Day

Widespread strong to severe storms will be possible again on Memorial Day from south Texas across the Plains into the Midwest. Isolated tornadoes, damaging winds and hail are all possible especially across much of Texas. In addition, moderate to heavy rainfall is forecast for parts of Texas, increasing the flash and river flooding concerns with an additional 1 to 2 inches of rain possible.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Dowd Junction (10) (CO092)

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

Lt Rain

40°F

4°C

Humidity 91%
Wind Speed SW 1 G 6 MPH
Barometer NA
Dewpoint 38°F (3°C)
Visibility 1.20 mi
Last update 24 May 8:34 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles NNW Vail CO

  • Tonight

    Chance Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Snow

    Low: 32 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Chance Rain/Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 51 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Chance Rain/Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 35 °F

  • Tuesday

    Chance Rain/Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 57 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 34 °F

  • Wednesday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 60 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 37 °F

  • Thursday

    Chance Thunderstorms

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 60 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 35 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Scattered snow showers, mainly before midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 32. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Memorial Day
A chance of rain and snow showers before 10am, then a chance of rain showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51. West wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Monday Night
A chance of rain showers before 1am, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southwest in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 50%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Tuesday
A slight chance of rain and snow showers before 8am, then a chance of rain showers. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 57. West wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 34. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 60. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 60.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 58.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 59.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 61.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles NNW Vail CO
 39.71°N 106.43°W (Elev. 9354 ft)
8:03 pm MDT May 24, 2015
10pm MDT May 24, 2015-6pm MDT May 31, 2015
 
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