Severe Storms Continue Over the Central Mississippi Valley

Severe thunderstorms with damaging winds, large hail and isolated tornadoes will continue over the central and lower Mississippi Valley. Heavy rain with localized flash flooding remains possible over the central Appalachians and lower Mississippi Valley. Heavy snow and cold temperatures continue from the central Plains to the northern Rockies.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Central Colorado Regional Airport (KAEJ)

Lat: 38.81°NLon: 106.12°WElev: 7946ft.

Fair

11°C

51°F

Humidity 40%
Wind Speed S 9 km/h
Barometer 30.21 in
Dewpoint -3°C (27°F)
Visibility 16 km
Wind Chill9°C (49°F)
Last update 2 May 1:15 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

Salida CO

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 11. West wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming south.  Chance of precipitation is 20%. New rainfall amounts of less than 1 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Isolated
    T-storms

    High: 11 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of rain showers before 11pm, then a slight chance of snow showers between 11pm and 2am. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around -1. Calm wind becoming northwest 5 to 10 km/h after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    Rain/Snow
    then Isolated
    Snow Showers

    Low: -1 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 16. West northwest wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming east in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 16 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 1. East wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming west northwest after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 1 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 20. West wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming south 10 to 15 km/h in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 20 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 3. South wind 15 to 20 km/h becoming south 5 to 10 km/h after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 3 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 23. West wind 10 to 20 km/h becoming south in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 23 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 6. South southwest wind 15 to 20 km/h decreasing to 5 to 10 km/h after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 6 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 21. South wind 10 to 15 km/h increasing to 20 to 25 km/h in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 21 °C

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 11. West wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming south. Chance of precipitation is 20%. New rainfall amounts of less than 1 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A slight chance of rain showers before 11pm, then a slight chance of snow showers between 11pm and 2am. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -1. Calm wind becoming northwest 5 to 10 km/h after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 16. West northwest wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming east in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 1. East wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming west northwest after midnight.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 20. West wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming south 10 to 15 km/h in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 3. South wind 15 to 20 km/h becoming south 5 to 10 km/h after midnight.
Thursday
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 23. West wind 10 to 20 km/h becoming south in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 6. South southwest wind 15 to 20 km/h decreasing to 5 to 10 km/h after midnight.
Friday
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 21. South wind 10 to 15 km/h increasing to 20 to 25 km/h in the afternoon.
Friday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 3. Southwest wind 15 to 25 km/h decreasing to 5 to 15 km/h after midnight.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 17. South southwest wind 10 to 15 km/h increasing to 20 to 25 km/h in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 2. West southwest wind 20 to 25 km/h decreasing to 10 to 15 km/h after midnight.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 14. Southwest wind 15 to 20 km/h.
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Point Forecast:
Salida CO
 38.53°N 106.01°W (Elev. 2186 m)
11:45 am MDT May 2, 2016
1pm MDT May 2, 2016-6pm MDT May 8, 2016
 
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