National Weather Service United States Department of Commerce

Severe weather possible for parts of central U.S.

The NWS Storm Prediction Center is forecasting a risk of severe thunderstorms Wednesday afternoon and evening for parts of the central Plains and mid-Mississippi Valley, including parts of southern Nebraska and eastern Kansas, northern Oklahoma and western Missouri. Thunderstorms with large hail, locally-damaging wind and a tornado or two are likely across these areas.

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current Conditions

Grand and Summit Counties Below 9000 Feet

Zone Forecast

  • Tonight Numerous rain showers...scattered snow showers and slight chance of thunderstorms. Snow accumulation up to 3 inches. Storm total snow accumulation of 1 to 4 inches. Lows in the 20s. Chance of precipitation 60 percent.
  • Thursday Mostly sunny. Highs 46 to 52. West winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to around 25 mph in the afternoon.
  • Thursday Night Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 20s. West winds 10 to 15 mph in the evening becoming light.
  • Friday Mostly sunny. Highs 50 to 56. West winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to around 25 mph.
  • Friday Night Mostly clear. Lows near 30.
  • Saturday Sunny. Highs 55 to 61.
  • Saturday Night Through Wednesday Mostly clear. Lows 28 to 36. Highs 56 to 66. =