Chance for storms returns - Kiowa County weather forecast for July 16, 2019

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Published Tuesday, July 16, 2019
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by Chris Sorensen

The hot weather continues across Kiowa County, with another possibility for late-day storms in the forecast.

Temperatures Tuesday again return to the upper 90s, with far west Kiowa County potentially breaking 100. Overnight, lows in the mid-60s are expected.

Winds later today will generally out of the south up to 10 miles per hour. Haswell could see gusts to 15 mph.

Rain and thunderstorms are possible, but not likely, in the late afternoon up to 11:00 p.m. Chivington, Brandon and Sheridan Lake, have the greatest potential to see some rain.

After days of heat, an end may be in sight. Look for low 90s Sunday, and temperatures further falling to the upper 80s Monday. Highs will remain near 100 through Saturday.

Currently, KiowaCountyPress.net Live Weather from downtown Eads shows N wind at 6 mph. Monday, winds were gusting to 27 mph around 10:00 p.m.. The current temperature is 68, with 0.00 inches of rain so far today. Yesterday, 0.14 inches of rain was recorded in Eads, with an unofficial high of 99. The strongest wind gust since midnight was 255 mph, while the high temperature for the day so far was 70 at 12:59 AM.

Elsewhere in Colorado, the hot weather also continues. Northwest counties will be under a red flag warning for fire danger from noon Tuesday through 8:00 p.m. Wednesday. A fire weather watch is in effect for southwest counties during the same timeframe.

Weather information updated throughout the day is available at http://weather.KiowaCountyPress.net.

Kiowa County Weather Outlook for July 16, 2019

Community

High

Low

Chance of Precip

Wind Gust

Direction

Arlington

101

67

20

10

SSE

Haswell

99

65

20

15

S

Eads

98

67

20

10

S

Chivington

98

67

30

10

WSW

Sand Creek Massacre NHS

98

66

20

10

S

Brandon

98

67

30

10

S

Sheridan Lake

98

67

30

10

SW

Towner

98

66

20

10

S