Severe thunderstorms and locally heavy rain possible for portions of the plains

A stationary front will keep scattered showers and thunderstorms in the forecast today and Thursday for much of the plains. Some thunderstorms may be severe today across portions of the central/northern High Plains. Atrong storms are also possible in northern New England today. Hot temperatures will continue across portions of the Desert Southwest and Inter-mountain West.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Vernal Airport (KVEL)

Lat: 40.44295°NLon: 109.51273°WElev: 5262ft.

Fair

88°F

31°C

Humidity 21%
Wind Speed SSW 3 MPH
Barometer 30.19 in
Dewpoint 43°F (6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index85°F (29°C)
Last update 29 Jun 1:35 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

Vernal UT

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 91. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    Low: 63 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 83. North wind around 5 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 60 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 83. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming south southwest in the afternoon.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 60 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 85.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 85 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 59 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 88.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 88 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 91. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 83. North wind around 5 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 83. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming south southwest in the afternoon.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Saturday
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 85.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 88.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Independence Day
Mostly sunny, with a high near 89.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 91.
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Point Forecast:
Vernal UT
 40.45°N 109.53°W (Elev. 5400 ft)
1:49 pm MDT Jun 29, 2016
2pm MDT Jun 29, 2016-6pm MDT Jul 5, 2016
 
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