Issue Date: 1110 PM MDT Thu Jun 21 2018
Expiration: 0515 GMT 23 2018
This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of central...east
central...south central and southeast Colorado.
Isolated thunderstorms will remain possible across the Southeast
Plains through the overnight hours. The main threats from these
storms will be lightning and gusty winds to around 45 mph. Small
pea sized hail may also be possible with a few of the storms.
.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Friday through Wednesday
Isolated to scattered thunderstorms will be possible Friday across
the southeast mountains and plains with the potential for a few
severe thunderstorms across the southeast plains along and east of
I-25. Large hail and damaging winds will be the primary storm
risks along with lightning and locally heavy rainfall. Meanwhile,
gusty winds, low humidity values and dry fuels will lead to high
fire danger across the mountains and valleys on Friday where
critical fire weather conditions will favor rapid rates of fire
growth and spread. Any activities which could start a fire should
Isolated afternoon and evening thunderstorms will be possible for
Saturday across the southeast mountains and plains, though
limited moisture should result in weaker storms with gusty winds
and small hail possible.
A more potent storm system will move into the area for Sunday
bringing the threat for another round of isolated to scattered
afternoon and overnight showers and thunderstorms to the central
and southeast mountains and plains. Severe thunderstorms will once
again be possible across the southeast plains with large hail and
damaging winds the most likely storm threats.
Isolated thunderstorms will be possible for Monday with drier
conditions expected for Tuesday and Wednesday.
.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...
Weather conditions that meet reporting criteria for spotters may
be possible tonight across the Southeast Plains.