Storms in the Central U.S.; Dangerous Heat in the South; Critical Fire Weather in the West

A cold front moving across the U.S. will bring strong to severe storms from the South-Central Plains to the Upper Midwest. Storms may produce damaging winds, large hail, and a couple of tornadoes. Dangerous heat continues in the south, especially, Texas. Temperatures moderate slightly in the Southwest. Critical fire weather conditions persist in the Great Basin and into northeastern California. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lamar Municipal Airport (KLAA)

Lat: 38.07°NLon: 102.69°WElev: 3684ft.

Fair

76°F

24°C

Humidity 43%
Wind Speed SW 5 mph
Barometer 29.83 in (1003.8 mb)
Dewpoint 52°F (11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index78°F (26°C)
Last update 13 Jul 10:53 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

Lamar CO

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 65. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west northwest after midnight.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 65 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 95. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east northeast 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 95 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before midnight. Some of the storms could be severe.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. East northeast wind 5 to 15 mph becoming west northwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 64 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Some of the storms could be severe.  Partly sunny, with a high near 89. North wind 5 to 15 mph becoming east southeast in the afternoon.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Severe
    Thunderstorms

    High: 89 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Some of the storms could be severe.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. South southeast wind 5 to 15 mph.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 64 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 98. Breezy, with a south southeast wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms and
    Breezy

    High: 98 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. South wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 66 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 101. Southwest wind around 10 mph.

    Hot

    High: 101 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. South wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 69 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 65. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west northwest after midnight. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 95. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east northeast 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before midnight. Some of the storms could be severe. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. East northeast wind 5 to 15 mph becoming west northwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Some of the storms could be severe. Partly sunny, with a high near 89. North wind 5 to 15 mph becoming east southeast in the afternoon. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Some of the storms could be severe. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. South southeast wind 5 to 15 mph. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 98. Breezy, with a south southeast wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. South wind 10 to 15 mph.
Friday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 101. Southwest wind around 10 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. South wind 10 to 15 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 103. South wind around 10 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. South southeast wind around 10 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 101. South wind around 10 mph.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. South southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 95. Southwest wind around 10 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.
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Point Forecast:
Lamar CO
 38.09°N 102.63°W (Elev. 3648 ft)
7:43 pm MDT Jul 13, 2020
11pm MDT Jul 13, 2020-6pm MDT Jul 20, 2020
 
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