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Severe weather and flash flooding possible Wednesday across portions of the Mississippi and Tennessee Valleys

Strong to severe storms are expected to develop across portions of the Mid-Mississippi Valley on Wednesday. A Slight Risk has been highlighted to indicate the area most likely to see supercell activity. Heavy rainfall from the Mid-Mississippi Valley into the Tennessee Valley could lead to flash flooding. Some areas could see as much as 3 inches of rainfall.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Central Colorado Regional Airport (KAEJ)

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

Thunderstorm in Vicinity

26°C

78°F

Humidity 21%
Wind Speed N 6 km/h
Barometer 30.27 in
Dewpoint 2°C (35°F)
Visibility 16 km
Heat Index26°C (78°F)
Last update 30 Jun 7:35 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

Salida CO

  • Tonight

    Isolated Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 10%

    Isolated
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 14 °C

  • Wednesday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 31 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 13 °C

  • Thursday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 29 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 12 °C

  • Friday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 10%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 28 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 13 °C

  • Independence
    Day

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 30 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 13 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 11pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 14. Northeast wind around 10 km/h becoming northwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 10%.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 31. Northwest wind 5 to 15 km/h becoming southeast in the afternoon. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 13. East southeast wind 5 to 15 km/h becoming west northwest after midnight.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 29. West northwest wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming east in the afternoon. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 12. East wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming light and variable after midnight.
Friday
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 28. Light and variable wind becoming east 10 to 15 km/h in the afternoon. New rainfall amounts of less than 1 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 13. East wind 5 to 15 km/h becoming west after midnight.
Independence Day
Mostly sunny, with a high near 30. West wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 13. West wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Sunday
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 31. West wind 5 to 15 km/h.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13. West northwest wind 5 to 15 km/h.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 30. West northwest wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming north northeast in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 13. Northeast wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming west northwest after midnight.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 29. West northwest wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming east southeast in the afternoon.
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Point Forecast:
Salida CO
 38.53°N 106.01°W (Elev. 2186 m)
6:00 pm MDT Jun 30, 2015
8pm MDT Jun 30, 2015-6pm MDT Jul 7, 2015
 
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