Sat, 25 May: Mostly sunny, with Hazards – H: 55°, L: 34°

Today’s weather outlook for Breckenridge Colorado, as of 5:15 AM on Saturday, the 25th of May. Today, mostly sunny, with a high near 55. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph. And then, Tonight, a 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 34. South wind 5 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Sunday, a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 57. South wind 6 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Next, Sunday Night, a chance of rain showers, mixing with snow after 10pm, then gradually ending. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. Southwest wind 5 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. Little or no snow accumulation expected. Sunrise today will be at 5:42 am and the sun will set at 8:19 pm.

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Hazardous Weather Outlook. This hazardous weather outlook is for northeast and north central Colorado. Day one. Today and Tonight. It will be drier and warmer today. There will be just a slight chance of showers or thunderstorms in the high country this afternoon. Across the northeast plains, isolated to scattered thunderstorms will occur late this afternoon and evening, mainly east of a line from around New Raymer to Limon. The stronger storms could produce hail up to penny size and wind gusts to 45 mph. Days two through seven. Sunday through Friday. Scattered thunderstorms are expected to form over eastern Colorado Sunday afternoon and evening. A few of storms could be severe with large hail and damaging winds. Elsewhere, isolated weak thunderstorms will be possible with gusty winds being the main threat. There will be a better chance of showers and storms across the region starting Monday afternoon continuing through Tuesday as a Pacific system tracks across Colorado. It should get cold enough for snow in the mountains Monday night and Tuesday. Spotter information statement. Spotter activation will not be needed today or tonight.

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Fri, 24 May: Mostly sunny, with Hazards – H: 48°, L: 28°

Breckenridge’s forecast for today, as of 5:15 AM on Friday, the 24th of May. Today, mostly sunny, with a high near 48. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 11 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Then, Tonight, partly cloudy, with a low around 28. Breezy, with a southwest wind 9 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Saturday, isolated showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 54. South southwest wind 6 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%. Looking ahead, Saturday Night, a slight chance of rain showers, mixing with snow after 9pm, then gradually ending. Some thunder is also possible. Partly cloudy, with a low around 32. South wind 5 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%. Sunrise today will be at 5:43 am and the sun will set at 8:19 pm.

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Hazardous Weather Outlook. Winter weather advisory for the north central colorado mountains until 6 pm. This hazardous weather outlook is for northeast and north central Colorado. Day one. Today and Tonight. There will be areas of light snow in the mountains and light rain on the plains through the morning hours. Showers will increase this afternoon with a few thunderstorms in the mountains. The snow level will be between 7 and 8 thousand feet. Another 2 to 6 inches of snow accumulation is expected above 9000 feet through the day. The showers will decrease this evening, with some lingering light snow in the mountains near the Wyoming border overnight. Days two through seven. Friday through Wednesday. Friday through the weekend will be warmer and drier, with only a slight chance of thunderstorms each day. Monday through Wednesday, there may be a better chance of showers and storms as another period of cooler and more unsettled weather is expected. Spotter information statement. Snowfall reports from spotters will be appreciated.

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Thu, 23 May: Snow showers likely, with Hazards – L: 29°, H: 42°

Today’s forcast for Breckenridge Colorado, as of 5:15 AM on Thursday, the 23rd of May. Overnight, snow showers likely. Cloudy, with a low around 29. Southeast wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible. Looking ahead, Thursday, snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. High near 42. Breezy, with a southeast wind 14 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible. Thursday Night, a 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before 9pm. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24. Breezy, with a south wind 11 to 18 mph becoming west southwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph. Little or no snow accumulation expected. And then, Friday, a slight chance of snow showers before 2pm, then a slight chance of rain showers between 2pm and 5pm. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly sunny, with a high near 47. West southwest wind 11 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 10%. Sunrise today will be at 5:44 am and the sun will set at 8:18 pm.

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Urgent – winter weather message. Winter weather advisory remains in effect until 6 pm Mountain Daylight Time thursday. What. Snow expected. Total snow accumulations of 4 to 12 inches expected with the highest amounts above 10,000 feet on south facing aspects and the Mosquito Range. Winds gusting to 40 mph. Where. Rocky Mountain National Park and the Medicine Bow Range and The Mountains of Summit County, the Mosquito Range, and the Indian Peaks. When. Until 6 PM Mountain Daylight Time Thursday. Additional details. Travel could be very difficult. The hazardous conditions could impact the morning or evening commute. Precautionary/preparedness actions. A Winter Weather Advisory for snow means periods of snow will cause primarily travel difficulties. Expect snow covered roads and limited visibilities, and use caution while driving. The latest road conditions for the state you are calling from can be obtained by calling 5 1 1.

Hazardous Weather Outlook. This hazardous weather outlook is for northeast and north central Colorado. Day one. Today and Tonight. Snow showers, with brief periods of moderate intensity snowfall, will begin to develop over the mountains and high foothills early this afternoon with snow mainly above 9000ft. Travel may be impacted especially near the passes and higher ridges. Across the the Urban Corridor and lower foothills, expect scattered light rain showers through the afternoon and evening with a few weak thunderstorms possible. The rain showers will spread onto the far eastern plains by late afternoon into the early evening. Tonight, snow showers will become more widespread in the mountains but snowfall rates will be lighter. The heaviest snow will fall on the eastward facing slopes and especially over the mountains of northwest Park County. to 7 inches of snow is expected over the higher mountains by Thursday morning. Days two through seven. Thursday through Tuesday. Showers and a few thunderstorms will continue Thursday. Another 2 to 5 inches of snow is likely over the higher mountains, with a mix of rain and snow in the valleys and foothills. Across the plains, expect rain showers and a few thunderstorms especially in the afternoon. For Friday through the weekend it will be warmer and drier, with only a slight chance of thunderstorms each day. There may be a better chance of storms on Monday and Tuesday. Spotter information statement. Spotter activation will not be needed today or tonight.

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Wed, 22 May: A 30 percent chance of snow showers, with Hazards – H: 40°, L: 29°

Today’s Breckenridge Colorado weather forcast, as of 5:15 AM on Wednesday, the 22nd of May. Today, a 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly after 1pm. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 40. South wind 9 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. Little or no snow accumulation expected. Then later, Tonight, snow showers likely, mainly after midnight. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible. Thursday, snow showers likely, mainly after noon. Some thunder is also possible. Cloudy, with a high near 43. Winds could gust as high as 26 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible. Then later, Thursday Night, a 30 percent chance of snow showers before midnight. Some thunder is also possible. Partly cloudy, with a low around 23. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 9 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Little or no snow accumulation expected. Sunrise today will be at 5:44 am and the sun will set at 8:17 pm.

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Hazardous Weather Outlook. Strong Spring Storm Continues to exit Colorado Today. This hazardous weather outlook is for northeast and north central Colorado. Day one. Today and Tonight. Light showers of rain and snow will continue to diminish in coverage into the afternoon across northeast Colorado. Locations along the Palmer Ridge, from southern Jefferson county east toward Limon, may see another additional inch on previously fallen snow. No snow accumulation is expected across the northeast portion of the state. Snow showers will persist through late afternoon in the mountains and high foothills with an additional inch possible under the heavier showers. Only isolated rain and snow showers expected for tonight with no additional accumulation expected. Days two through seven. Wednesday through Monday. Showers and thunderstorms are likely in the mountains Wednesday and Thursday, with a chance of storms on the plains. Accumulating snow is likely over the higher mountains. For Friday through the weekend it will be warmer, with only a low chance of thunderstorms each day. There may be a better chance of storms on Monday. Spotter information statement. Snowfall reports from spotters will be appreciated.

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Tue, 21 May: Low around 25, with Hazards – L: 25°, H: 33°

Breckenridge’s weather outlook for today, reported at 5:15 AM on Tuesday, the 21st of May. Overnight, low around 25. Chance of precipitation is 80%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible. Looking ahead, Tuesday, snow, mainly before noon. Some thunder is also possible. High near 33. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 7 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible. Tuesday Night, a 50 percent chance of snow before midnight. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 10 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible. Then later, Wednesday, a 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly after 1pm. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 42. Little or no snow accumulation expected. Sunrise today will be at 5:45 am and the sun will set at 8:16 pm.

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Hazardous Weather Outlook. Winter Storm Warning Mountains this afternoon through Tuesday evening. Winter Storm Warning northern Foothills tonight through Tuesday evening. Winter Weather Advisory southern Foothills tonight through Tuesday evening. This hazardous weather outlook is for northeast and north central Colorado. Day one. Today and Tonight. Light rain showers can be expected across the lower elevations and foothills into the early afternoon hours with scattered heavier showers and thunderstorms increasing in coverage by late afternoon. A few storms may bring brief heavy rainfall. Snow will also increase in coverage this afternoon in the mountains and high foothills and persist into the overnight period. Heavy snow will be possible above 8000 feet with 5 to 10 inches of snow possible. The snow level will gradually drop to around 5000 feet after midnight, with a few inches of wet snow possible, on grassy areas across the front range urban corridor. Over the Palmer Divide 2 to 6 inches of snow may occur above 6500 feet overnight. Days two through seven. Tuesday through Sunday. Widespread precipitation is expected on Tuesday into Tuesday night. Continued snowfall for the mountains and foothills with several inches of accumulation expected. Snow will become mixed in with rain at lower elevations with patchy fog early Tuesday. For Wednesday and Thursday there will be a chance of showers and afternoon thunderstorms both days. Temperatures will be cooler than normal through the week with highs mainly in the 40s and 50s. A warming trend will begin on Friday with highs reaching back into the 60s and into the 70s by the weekend with a slight chance of storms. Spotter information statement. Spotter activation will not be needed today or tonight.

Urgent – winter weather message. Strong late season spring storm to affect colorado. A strong storm system will move across Colorado late tonight and Tuesday, and continue to affect the mountains through Tuesday night. This system will bring heavy, wet snow to the mountains, foothills, and Palmer Divide, impacting travel with snow covered and slushy roads. Some show will also occur along the I-25 corridor from Denver north to Fort Collins. Lower elevations that see the heavier snow totals may see broken tree limbs and scattered power outages. Winter storm warning remains in effect until midnight Mountain Daylight Time tuesday night. What. Heavy snow expected. Total snow accumulations of 8 to 18 inches expected. Winds gusting as high as 35 mph. Where. Rabbit Ears Pass, Rocky Mountain National Park and the Medicine Bow Range and The Mountains of Summit County, the Mosquito Range, and the Indian Peaks. When. Until midnight Mountain Daylight Time Tuesday night. Additional details. Travel will be hazardous with snow covered roads. Secondary roads may see more difficult travel conditions due to more significant accumulation of heavy, wet snow. Precautionary/preparedness actions. A Winter Storm Warning for snow means severe winter weather conditions will make travel very hazardous or impossible. If you must travel, keep an extra flashlight, food and water in your vehicle in case of an emergency. The latest road conditions for the state you are calling from can be obtained by calling 5 1 1.

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Mon, 20 May: A 40 percent chance of snow showers, with Hazards – L: 28°, H: 41°

Breckenridge’s weather conditions for today, as of 5:15 AM on Monday, the 20th of May. Overnight, a 40 percent chance of snow showers. Cloudy, with a low around 28. Total nighttime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible. Next, Monday, snow showers, mainly after 9am. Some thunder is also possible. High near 41. Southeast wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible. Monday Night, rain and snow, becoming all snow after 7pm. Some thunder is also possible. Patchy fog after 5am. Low around 25. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible. Then, Tuesday, some thunder is also possible. High near 34. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 11 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible. Sunrise today will be at 5:46 am and the sun will set at 8:15 pm.

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Sun, 19 May: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon, with Hazards – H: 47°, L: 28°

Breckenridge’s forecast for today, reported at 5:15 AM on Sunday, the 19th of May. Today, a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 47. South wind 6 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Next, Tonight, a chance of rain and snow showers before 8pm, then a chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. South southeast wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible. Monday, snow likely, mainly after noon. Some thunder is also possible. Cloudy, with a high near 42. South southeast wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Little or no snow accumulation expected. Then later, Monday Night, snow likely. Some thunder is also possible. Cloudy, with a low around 23. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible. Sunrise today will be at 5:46 am and the sun will set at 8:14 pm.

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Hazardous Weather Outlook. Winter Storm Watch Monday afternoon through Tuesday afternoon for the northern and central Mountains and northern Foothills. This hazardous weather outlook is for northeast and north central Colorado. Day one. Today and Tonight. There will be a good chance of afternoon showers and thunderstorms over the higher terrain which will spread into the front range urban corridor by late afternoon. For tonight, showers and a few thunderstorms will continue especially across northern areas of the front range. Accumulating snow will occur in the northern mountains above 10000 feet with 2 to 6 inches possible. Days two through seven. Monday through Saturday. The next storm will bring a much cooler airmass and significant precipitation to the forecast area Monday through Tuesday night. Showers will become likely by late Monday for most of the forecast area with scattered afternoon thunderstorms on the plains. The storms may be strong over the Palmer Divide on Monday afternoon. Widespread precipitation is expected Monday night and Tuesday. There could be a significant snowfall in the mountains and foothills where 8 to 20 inches are possible. It could maybe get cold enough for some snow over the plains Monday night and Tuesday. Stay tuned for the latest forecasts. There will be a chance of showers over the mountains on Wednesday. Then all areas will be dry on Thursday and Friday. Late day showers and thunderstorms are possible on Saturday. Temperatures will be cold on Monday and Tuesday then warm up to near normal values by next weekend. Spotter information statement. Spotter activation will not be needed today or tonight.

Urgent – winter weather message. Strong late season spring storm to affect Colorado. A strong storm system will move into Colorado on Monday and continue to affect the area into Tuesday. This system may bring heavy snow to the mountains and northern foothills from Monday afternoon into Tuesday with several inches of wet snow possible. Winter storm watch in effect from monday afternoon through tuesday afternoon. What. Heavy snow possible. Total snow accumulations of 8 to 16 inches possible with up to 20 inches in some mountain areas. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph. Where. Rabbit Ears Pass, Rocky Mountain National Park and the Medicine Bow Range, The Mountains of Summit County, the Mosquito Range, and the Indian Peaks and The Northern Front Range Foothills. When. From Monday afternoon through Tuesday afternoon. Additional details. Travel could be very difficult. The hazardous conditions could impact the morning or evening commute. Precautionary/preparedness actions. A Winter Storm Watch means there is potential for significant snow, sleet or ice accumulations that may impact travel. Continue to monitor the latest forecasts.

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Sat, 18 May: A 20 percent chance of snow showers, with Hazards – L: 25°, H: 43°

Today’s Breckenridge Colorado weather outlook, created at 5:15 AM on Saturday, the 18th of May. Overnight, a 20 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25. Looking ahead, Saturday, snow showers likely, mainly after 10am. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 43. Northwest wind 6 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible. Saturday Night, a 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before 7pm. Some thunder is also possible. Partly cloudy, with a low around 24. North northwest wind 5 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Little or no snow accumulation expected. Looking ahead, Sunday, a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 48. Winds could gust as high as 17 mph. Sunrise today will be at 5:47 am and the sun will set at 8:13 pm.

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Hazardous Weather Outlook. This hazardous weather outlook is for northeast and north central Colorado. Day one. Today and Tonight. Scattered showers and thunderstorms are expected to form over the mountains around midday then spread east onto the Front Range and eastern plains early this afternoon. The strongest storms may product small hail and gusty winds in the 40-50 mph range. Rain and snow chances across our area decrease significantly this evening. Days two through seven. Sunday through Friday. Sunday will have a chance of showers and storms mainly over the higher terrain. Sunday night into Monday will see an increasing chance of showers and a few storms with accumulating snow in the mountains above 10000 feet. Showers and a few storms will continue Monday night into Tuesday, with more snow in the mountains, as a storm system moves across the area. Some mountain areas may see several inches of snow. Spotter information statement. Spotter activation will not be needed today or tonight.

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Fri, 17 May: A slight chance of rain and snow showers, with Hazards – L: 34°, H: 50°

Breckenridge’s weather forecast for today, as of 5:15 AM on Friday, the 17th of May. Overnight, a slight chance of rain and snow showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 34. Chance of precipitation is 20%. Next, Friday, a chance of rain and snow showers before 9am, then a chance of rain showers between 9am and 5pm, then a chance of snow showers after 5pm. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50. Breezy, with a south wind 11 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. Little or no snow accumulation expected. Friday Night, a 40 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before midnight. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25. Breezy, with a southwest wind 19 to 24 mph decreasing to 8 to 13 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 33 mph. Little or no snow accumulation expected. Next, Saturday, a 30 percent chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 42. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 11 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Little or no snow accumulation expected. Sunrise today will be at 5:48 am and the sun will set at 8:13 pm.

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Hazardous Weather Outlook. This hazardous weather outlook is for northeast and north central Colorado. Day one. This Afternoon and Tonight. Isolated high based showers and a few thunderstorms will develop this afternoon and track northeast. The main threats will be gusty winds to around 50 mph and cloud to ground lightning. Any rainfall will be light and short lived. The showers and storms will come to an end this evening. Days two through seven. Friday through Wednesday. A cooling trend will start on Friday with multiple upper level disturbances moving through the region. Showers and thunderstorms will develop on Friday over the mountains before noon and then move across the plains during the afternoon. A few severe storms may occur mainly near the Wyoming- Nebraska border area with large hail and strong winds possible Friday afternoon and evening. It will be cooler through the weekend with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. For Monday and Tuesday, it will remain cool and unsettled, with a good chance of showers as another weather system affects the area. Spotter information statement. Spotter activation will not be needed today or tonight.

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Thu, 16 May: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, with Hazards – H: 62°, L: 32°

Breckenridge’s weather forecast for today, reported at 5:15 AM on Thursday, the 16th of May. Today, scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62. Chance of precipitation is 30%. And then, Tonight, scattered rain showers before 1am, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers between 1am and 4am, then a slight chance of snow showers after 4am. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. Chance of precipitation is 30%. Little or no snow accumulation expected. Friday, a chance of rain and snow showers before 5pm, then a chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Increasing clouds, with a high near 49. Southwest wind 7 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 17 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. Little or no snow accumulation expected. Looking ahead, Friday Night, a 50 percent chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24. West wind 8 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible. Sunrise today will be at 5:49 am and the sun will set at 8:12 pm.

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Hazardous Weather Outlook. This hazardous weather outlook is for northeast and north central Colorado. Day one. Today and Tonight. Only isolated high based showers and a couple thunderstorms will develop this afternoon. The main threats will be gusty winds to around 45 mph, and thunderstorms producing cloud to ground lightning but little rainfall. Any showers and storms will come to an end by mid to late evening. Temperatures will be summerlike with highs climbing well into the 80s over most of the plains. Days two through seven. Thursday through Tuesday. Warm temperatures will continue through Thursday with isolated afternoon thunderstorms creating brief gusty winds over the mountains and foothills. Friday will see some cooling as an upper level weather disturbance moves over the state. Thunderstorms are expected over the mountains and northeast near the Wyoming border Friday afternoon and evening. The stronger storms will have the potential to create gusty winds, hail and brief heavy rain. Continued cooling is expected through the weekend as a series of weather disturbances aloft move over the state. Each afternoon will have a chance of showers and thunderstorms developing over the mountains and then spreading onto the plains. Monday and Tuesday are also expected to be cooler than normal with afternoon showers developing each day. Spotter information statement. Spotter activation will not be needed today or tonight.

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