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

Cheyenne, Cheyenne Airport (KCYS)

Lat: 41.16°NLon: 104.81°WElev: 6116ft.

Thunderstorm in Vicinity

83°F

28°C

Humidity 24%
Wind Speed NE 10 mph
Barometer 30.21 in (1014.6 mb)
Dewpoint 42°F (6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index81°F (27°C)
Last update 29 Jun 1:53 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

Cheyenne WY

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Scattered showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Some storms could be severe, with large hail and damaging winds.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. East wind around 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    High: 84 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then isolated showers. Some storms could be severe, with large hail and damaging winds.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. South southeast wind 5 to 15 mph becoming northwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms
    then Isolated
    Showers

    Low: 56 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Scattered showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming east southeast in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Scattered
    Showers then
    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 74 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Breezy, with a southeast wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Breezy.
    Scattered
    T-storms then
    Scattered
    Showers

    Low: 54 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Scattered showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. South wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Scattered
    Showers then
    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 72 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    Low: 55 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Isolated showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 79. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms

    High: 79 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 55 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 83 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Scattered showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Some storms could be severe, with large hail and damaging winds. Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. East wind around 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then isolated showers. Some storms could be severe, with large hail and damaging winds. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. South southeast wind 5 to 15 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday
Scattered showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming east southeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Breezy, with a southeast wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday
Scattered showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. South wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 79. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Independence Day
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.
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Point Forecast:
Cheyenne WY
 41.15°N 104.78°W (Elev. 6047 ft)
1:28 pm MDT Jun 29, 2016
2pm MDT Jun 29, 2016-6pm MDT Jul 5, 2016
 
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