Severe Thunderstorms Likely in Texas Today; Potential Widespread Flooding For South-Central U.S. This Week

Severe thunderstorms are likely today in the southern Plains from northwest Texas and the Texas Panhandle into parts of western Oklahoma. These storms will produce very large hail and a few tornadoes. Also, a potential widespread flood event is appearing more likely across the southern Plains into the Arklatex this week, especially in Texas, from repeated rounds of thunderstorms and heavy rain. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

070E171 DOWD JCT. (CO092)

Lat: 39.608°NLon: 106.44911°WElev: 7781ft.

Rain

49°F

9°C

Humidity 81%
Wind Speed NNW 5 MPH
Barometer NA
Dewpoint 43°F (6°C)
Visibility 1.19 mi
Wind Chill47°F (8°C)
Last update 17 May 02:14 PM MDT
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles SW Minturn CO

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  High near 54. South southwest wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Showers

    High: 54 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain showers likely before 8pm, then snow showers likely. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northeast after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely then
    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 29 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Snow showers likely before 3pm, then rain showers likely between 3pm and 5pm, then snow showers likely after 5pm. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 40. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    High: 40 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 40 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before midnight. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest in the evening.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 30 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of snow showers before 1pm, then a chance of rain showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly sunny, with a high near 47. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    then Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 47 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A slight chance of rain and snow showers before 11pm, then a slight chance of snow showers between 11pm and midnight. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 32. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 32 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 50.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 50 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 33.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 33 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of snow showers before 1pm, then a chance of rain showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly sunny, with a high near 48.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    then Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 48 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. High near 54. South southwest wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Tonight
Rain showers likely before 8pm, then snow showers likely. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northeast after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Tuesday
Snow showers likely before 3pm, then rain showers likely between 3pm and 5pm, then snow showers likely after 5pm. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 40. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before midnight. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest in the evening.
Wednesday
A chance of snow showers before 1pm, then a chance of rain showers. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 47. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of rain and snow showers before 11pm, then a slight chance of snow showers between 11pm and midnight. Some thunder is also possible. Partly cloudy, with a low around 32. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 50.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 33.
Friday
A chance of snow showers before 1pm, then a chance of rain showers. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 48.
Friday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers before 9pm, then a chance of snow showers between 9pm and midnight. Some thunder is also possible. Partly cloudy, with a low around 32.
Saturday
A chance of rain and snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 47.
Saturday Night
A chance of snow showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 31.
Sunday
A chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 46.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles SW Minturn CO
 39.52°N 106.52°W (Elev. 11621 ft)
2:22 pm MDT May 17, 2021
2pm MDT May 17, 2021-6pm MDT May 23, 2021
 
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