Severe thunderstorms moved into the area Saturday afternoon, dumping heavy rain and hail in many parts of the metro area. The fast-moving storms moved east, prompting warnings and watches for several eastern Colorado counties.
Here is the latest:
6:16 p.m. | Radar-indicated rotation has prompted the National Weather Service to issue a tornado warning for Elbert County until 6:45 p.m.
5:31 p.m. | A severe thunderstorm warning was issued for parts of the metro, including central Denver County, until 6 p.m. A severe thunderstorm was located over southern Denver, moving northeast at 35 mph.
Overnight on Saturday, more showers will develop and stick around into the early morning on Sunday. Low temperatures cool to the mid to upper 40s overnight.
Sunday will be breezy and much cooler with gusty northwest winds and highs only in the low to mid 60s in the Denver area.
Warmer and drier weather is expected to return on Monday, with highs in the mid-70s. Low 80s and scattered afternoon showers and storms will return by the middle of next week.
- Humidity: 53%
- Dew point: 2°
- Pressure: 30.35 in
- Wind speed: 3 mph
- Wind direction: SSW
- Visibility: 10.0 mi
- Sunrise: 07:07 AM
- Sunset: 05:19 PM