Denver set for thunderstorms, rain, while Eastern Plains face 2-inch hail and a possible “tornado or 2” – The Denver Post
Northeast Colorado could get severe thunderstorms with isolated tornadoes and damaging rain Thursday afternoon. There is a slight chance for rain and thunderstorms in Denver in the evening.
“Large hail up to 2 inches in diameter and damaging winds will be possible with the severe thunderstorms. An isolated tornado or two can’t be ruled out,” according to the National Weather Service in Boulder.
The high temperature will be around 85 degrees in Denver on Thursday, Afternoon winds out of the northwest could gust up to 20 mph.
— NWS Boulder (@NWSBoulder) May 17, 2018
There’s a 10 percent chance of rain and thunderstorms in Denver in the evening before 8 p.m., the NWS says.
The chance for severe storms may spread westward to the Interstate-25 corridor on Friday.
The chance for rain and thunderstorms increases to 60 percent both on Friday and Saturday. The high temperature will be 70 on Friday and only 53 on Saturday.
Afternoon rain showers and thunderstorms are possible through Wednesday night, according to the NWS.