Heavy rain in portions of the West. Severe Weather Threat Increasing in the Plains this Weekend

A storm system will bring rain and thunderstorms to much of the Intermountain West and northern High Plains. Heavy rain could lead to flash flooding in some of the western states. A few severe thunderstorms with large hail and damaging winds are possible in the High Plains on Saturday. Severe weather chances will increase in the Plains by Sunday.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

COTTONWOOD BASIN (CMEC2)

Lat: 38.573056° N Lon: 108.277778° W Elev: 7220 ft.

NA

55°F

13°C

Humidity 40%
Wind Speed SW 20 G 37 MPH
Barometer NA
Dewpoint 31°F (-1°C)
Visibility NA
Last update 06 May 6:48 pm MDT
Detailed forecast for

Uncompahgre Plateau/Dallas Divide

Tonight
Cloudy with scattered showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the 30s. South winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to around 25 mph in the evening becoming light. Chance of precipitation 40 percent.
Saturday
Cloudy in the morning then becoming partly sunny. Scattered rain and snow showers and thunderstorms. Cooler. Highs in the 40s. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph. Gusts up to 20 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation 50 percent.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy. Scattered rain showers... Thunderstorms and snow showers in the evening...then a chance of rain and snow showers after midnight. Lows 25 to 35. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to around 20 mph in the evening becoming light. Chance of precipitation 30 percent.
Sunday
Rain and snow showers likely in the morning...then rain showers likely and slight chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. No snow accumulation. Highs in the 40s. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.
Sunday Night
Cloudy. A chance of rain showers and slight chance of thunderstorms in the evening...then a chance of rain and snow showers after midnight. Lows in the 30s. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph in the evening becoming light. Chance of precipitation 50 percent.
Monday
Mostly cloudy. A chance of rain and snow showers in the morning...then a chance of rain showers and slight chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs 45 to 55. Chance of precipitation 40 percent.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening...then partly cloudy after midnight. Lows in the 30s.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny with slight chance of rain and snow showers in the morning...then partly sunny with slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the 50s. Chance of precipitation 20 percent.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy with a 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening...then partly cloudy after midnight. Lows in the 30s.
Wednesday And Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy. Highs in the 50s. Lows in the 30s.
Thursday
Mostly sunny. A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs 55 to 65.
Thursday Night And Friday
Partly cloudy. Lows in the 30s. Highs 55 to 65.



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