Thursday stays dry until evening storms rumble through


The National Weather Service has issued a severe thunderstorm watch for portion of eastern Wyoming, including Goshen, Laramie and Platte counties, through 7 p.m. this evening (Thursday). There will be a chance for storms to produce damaging wind and maybe hail the size of a quarter or larger. These storms will track east and are expected to weaken slightly by the time they arrive into the western part of the 5 On Your Side viewing area after midnight.

More showers and thunderstorms will be possible next week. Scattered damaging wind gusts to 70 miles per hour are likely.

Saturday night, there is a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1 a.m., according to the weather service.

Some of the storms could be severe, with small hail, heavy downpours and strong gusty winds, according to Trent Davis, a meteorologist at the National Weather Service's forecast office in Mount Holly.

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Partly cloudy skies and highs in the upper 80s are expected Sunday for Mother's Day.

A warming trend continues today thanks to high pressure as our dominant weather feature today.

Scattered showers could impact the region until about noon, the weather service said.