Parts of six states, including Colorado, are under a severe thunderstorm watch August 23, 2019.
Large dome of high pressure will maintain its position across the southern Plains and Four Corners region.
Along with temperatures, humidity levels will increase late this week.
The National Weather Service has issued a severe thunderstorm watch until 10:00 p.m. Saturday for three northeast and east central Colorado counties. Portions of Kansas and Nebraska are also included.
Isolated to scattered severe thunderstorms are expected across the warned area.
Record head and little moisture will bake the southwest United States this weekend.
Abnormally dry conditions increase again in Colorado, while this spring's heaving snowmelt helped slightly downstream.
The National Weather Service has issued a severe thunderstorm watch until 10:00 p.m. Friday for 14 northeast Colorado counties. Portions of Kansas, Wyoming and Nebraska are also included.
Heavy rain, hail, and winds gusting to 60 miles per hour are possible. Hail could be larger than two inches in diameter.
Parts of Colorado are at risk for tornadoes and very large hail Tuesday afternoon.
Northeast Colorado counties are under a severe thunderstorm watch Sunday afterooon.