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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

Buckley Air Force Base Airport (KBKF)

Lat: 39.71°NLon: 104.76°WElev: 5577ft.

Overcast

47°F

8°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed SW 2 mph
Barometer 30.07 in (1014.4 mb)
Dewpoint 47°F (8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 23 May 12:58 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles ENE Denver CO

  • Overnight

    Areas Fog

    Areas
    Fog

    Low: 44 °F

  • Saturday

    Severe Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    High: 67 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 43 °F

  • Sunday

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 64 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 45 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 67 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 10%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 45 °F

  • Tuesday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 73 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 49 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Areas of fog. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 44. North wind around 5 mph becoming southwest.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms likely after noon. Some of the storms could be severe. Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 67. South wind 5 to 7 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. North wind 5 to 8 mph becoming west southwest after midnight.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64. West southwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming north in the morning.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. North wind 5 to 8 mph becoming light and variable after midnight.
Memorial Day
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 67.
Monday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 73.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 73.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 70.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 68.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles ENE Denver CO
 39.78°N 104.94°W (Elev. 5240 ft)
11:18 pm MDT May 22, 2015
2am MDT May 23, 2015-6pm MDT May 29, 2015
 
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