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Flash flood threat forecast from southwestern Texas to the Appalachians on Wednesday

Heavy rainfall will be possible along a frontal boundary that will extend from Maine to far southwestern Texas on Wednesday. Rainfall amounts of 2 to 4 inches will be possible with some locations seeing 5 to 6 inches especially across the southern Plains. Flash flooding will be possible mainly from southwestern Texas to the central Appalachians. Remember: Turn Around, Don't Drown.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Storm Peak Observatory (STORM)

Lat: 40.455111°NLon: 106.74428°WElev: 10531ft.

NA

47°F

8°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed SSW 2 G 2 MPH
Barometer NA
Dewpoint 47°F (8°C)
Visibility NA
Last update 07 Jul 7:20 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

7 Miles E Steamboat Springs CO

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. Southwest wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 43 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 9am.  Cloudy, with a high near 52. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming east northeast in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 52 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west southwest after midnight.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 43 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 59. West southwest wind around 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 59 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. South southwest wind around 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 46 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 58.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 58 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 44.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 44 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 60.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 60 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 46.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 46 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. Southwest wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 9am. Cloudy, with a high near 52. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming east northeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west southwest after midnight.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 59. West southwest wind around 10 mph.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. South southwest wind around 10 mph.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 58.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 60.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 46.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 62.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 62.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 63.
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Point Forecast:
7 Miles E Steamboat Springs CO
 40.51°N 106.69°W (Elev. 10131 ft)
6:03 pm MDT Jul 7, 2015
8pm MDT Jul 7, 2015-6pm MDT Jul 14, 2015
 
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