Active Week Of Severe Weather Possible Over Portions Of The Plains

Severe thunderstorms will be possible over portions of the Plains each afternoon and evening this week. The main threats with these storms are expected to be large hail, damaging winds, and a few tornadoes. Locally heavy rainfall could pose a risk for some flooding concerns particularly over portions of the Great Plains and Mississippi Valley.
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Current conditions at

Salida Mountain, Monarch Pass (KMYP)

Lat: 38.48°NLon: 106.32°WElev: 12031ft.

Partly Cloudy

30°F

-1°C

Humidity 47%
Wind Speed W 16 G 26 mph
Barometer 30.37 in
Dewpoint 12°F (-11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill19°F (-7°C)
Last update 25 May 5:35 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles NE Garfield CO

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 44. Very windy, with a west southwest wind 30 to 40 mph decreasing to 20 to 30 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 55 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Very
    Windy

    High: 44 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 10 percent chance of snow showers after 4am. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 20 mph.

    Breezy.
    Partly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 29 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A slight chance of snow showers before 8am, then a chance of rain showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41. South wind 5 to 15 mph becoming north in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 41 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of rain showers before 7pm, then a chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 10 to 15 mph after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Snow Showers

    Low: 27 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of snow showers before 9am, then a chance of rain showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39. North northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 39 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of rain showers before 11pm, then a chance of snow showers between 11pm and midnight. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 29. West northwest wind 5 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 29 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A slight chance of snow showers before 9am, then a chance of rain showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 45. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 45 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 33. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 33 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 48. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 48 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 44. Very windy, with a west southwest wind 30 to 40 mph decreasing to 20 to 30 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 55 mph.
Tonight
A 10 percent chance of snow showers after 4am. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 20 mph.
Thursday
A slight chance of snow showers before 8am, then a chance of rain showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41. South wind 5 to 15 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Thursday Night
A chance of rain showers before 7pm, then a chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 10 to 15 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Friday
A chance of snow showers before 9am, then a chance of rain showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39. North northwest wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Friday Night
A chance of rain showers before 11pm, then a chance of snow showers between 11pm and midnight. Some thunder is also possible. Partly cloudy, with a low around 29. West northwest wind 5 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Saturday
A slight chance of snow showers before 9am, then a chance of rain showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly sunny, with a high near 45. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 33. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 48. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 32. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Memorial Day
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 48. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 33. West wind 10 to 15 mph.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 49. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles NE Garfield CO
 38.61°N 106.22°W (Elev. 12057 ft)
3:45 am MDT May 25, 2016
5am MDT May 25, 2016-6pm MDT May 31, 2016
 
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