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Active weather from Northern Rockies to Upper Midwest

A storm system in the northern U.S. will bring a variety of weather across several states from the Northern Rockies to the Upper Midwest on Saturday. Several inches of early-season snow are forecast in the higher elevations of Idaho and western Montana. Locally-heavy rain will accompany strong thunderstorms in the northern Plains and Upper Midwest.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Aspen (10) (CO100)

Lat: 39.185°NLon: 106.85°WElev: 8112ft.

Lt Rain

50°F

10°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed SW 2 G 6 MPH
Barometer NA
Dewpoint 46°F (8°C)
Visibility NA
Last update 05 Sep 3:35 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

Aspen CO

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Cloudy, with a low around 48. South wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    Low: 48 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 69. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 69 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 7pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 46. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 46 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 70. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 70 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 44. South wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 44 °F

  • Labor
    Day

    Labor Day: Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 70 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 42.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 42 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 70 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 43.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 43 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a low around 48. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 69. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 7pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 46. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 70. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 44. South wind around 5 mph.
Labor Day
Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Sunny, with a high near 72.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 73.
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Point Forecast:
Aspen CO
 39.19°N 106.83°W (Elev. 7897 ft)
3:17 am MDT Sep 5, 2015
4am MDT Sep 5, 2015-6pm MDT Sep 11, 2015
 
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