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Severe Thunderstorm Threat Increasing This Week from the High Plains to Gulf Coast

A storm system will move from the Rockies to the East Coast during the next several days bringing a severe thunderstorm threat to many parts of the nation. On Thursday, large hail will be the main threat in the High Plains. By Friday a more widespread threat will develop in the ArkLaTex region where damaging winds, very large hail and tornadoes will be possible. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Cortez-Montezuma County Airport (KCEZ)

Lat: 37.30706°NLon: 108.62644°WElev: 5902ft.

Overcast

45°F

7°C

Humidity 65%
Wind Speed NW 8 MPH
Barometer 29.81 in (1005.8 mb)
Dewpoint 34°F (1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill41°F (5°C)
Last update 23 Mar 3:53 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

Mesa Verde National Park CO

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 49. West wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 49 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain and snow showers likely before 4am, then a slight chance of snow showers between 4am and 5am. Some thunder is also possible.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 36. Breezy, with a northwest wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 20 to 25 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Chance
    Rain/Snow and
    Breezy

    Low: 36 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 49. Breezy, with a north northwest wind 20 to 25 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.

    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 49 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 34. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 34 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A slight chance of showers between noon and 3pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 59. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 59 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of rain showers before 3am, then a chance of rain and snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 36 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of rain and snow showers before 9am, then a slight chance of rain showers between 9am and noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 54. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 54 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 34.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 34 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 61.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 61 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 49. West wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tonight
Rain and snow showers likely before 4am, then a slight chance of snow showers between 4am and 5am. Some thunder is also possible. Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 36. Breezy, with a northwest wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 20 to 25 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 49. Breezy, with a north northwest wind 20 to 25 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 34. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east after midnight.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers between noon and 3pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 59. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday Night
A chance of rain showers before 3am, then a chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Sunday
A slight chance of rain and snow showers before 9am, then a slight chance of rain showers between 9am and noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 54. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 34.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 61.
Monday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 53.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37.
Wednesday
A chance of rain and snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 53.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 57.
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Point Forecast:
Mesa Verde National Park CO
 37.2°N 108.49°W (Elev. 6998 ft)
1:51 pm MDT Mar 23, 2017
4pm MDT Mar 23, 2017-6pm MDT Mar 30, 2017
 
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