DENVER — Earlier today severe weather producing heavy rain and hail developed over the urban corridor and eastern plains of Colorado. The National Weather Service issued tornado watches and warnings for several counties along the Front Range and the eastern plains, including the Denver metro area.
Below you can find live updates on weather alerts and conditions, along with photos and videos of the storm as it moves through Colorado:
6:11 p.m. | A tornado warning has been issued for northeastern Weld County until 6: 45 p.m. A severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located 8 miles west of New Raymer moving northeast at 20 mph, according to the National Weather Service.
5:45 p.m. | A tornado warning has been issued for central Weld County until 6: 15 p.m. A severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located 10 miles southeast of Briggsdale.
5:34 p.m. | The National Weather Service has issued a tornado warning for south central Adams County until 5:45 p.m. A severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located over northeastern Aurora
3:21 p.m. | The National Weather Service issued a tornado watch for parts of eastern Colorado, including the Denver area. A tornado warning was issued for Kiowa County in southeastern Colorado about 2:45 p.m., and storm chasers spotted a possible tornado near Wiley, also in southeastern Colorado.
— Connor McCarty (@McCartyConnorWX) May 26, 2019
Memorial Day Forecast
Memorial Day on Monday looks dry to start, with nice weather for the BOLDERBoulder! Clouds will increase in the afternoon, with a chance for thunderstorms after 2 p.m. Highs will be in the low 70s.
Cooler and wetter weather moves back in on Tuesday, with showers and temperatures in the upper 50s and low 60s for highs. Snow level will lower to around 8000 feet
Drier and warmer weather will return for the middle of the week.
- Humidity: 100%
- Dew point: 55°
- Pressure: 24.44 in
- Wind speed: 5 mph
- Wind direction: NNW
- Visibility: 10 mi
- Sunrise: 05:31 AM
- Sunset: 08:30 PM