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Slow Moving Cold Front Moves into the Central U.S.

A slow moving cold front continues to move eastward across the U.S. this weekend. Behind the cold front is unseasonably cold weather and high elevation snows; ahead of the front, temperatures are more typical of mid-summer. The front separating these extremes will help focus heavy rain, with the potential for flash flooding extending from eastern New Mexico and western Texas to the Upper Midwest. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Salida Mountain, Monarch Pass (KMYP)

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

Overcast

41°F

5°C

Humidity 81%
Wind Speed S 9 G 21 mph
Barometer 30.30 in
Dewpoint 36°F (2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill35°F (2°C)
Last update 23 Sep 11:08 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles NNE Garfield CO

  • Today

    Today: Rain and snow showers likely before noon, then rain showers likely between noon and 3pm, then rain and snow showers likely after 3pm. Some thunder is also possible.  Cloudy, with a high near 41. Breezy, with a south wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely and
    Breezy

    High: 41 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain and snow showers likely, becoming all snow after 7pm. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 15 to 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely and
    Breezy then
    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 27 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of rain and snow showers before 3pm, then a slight chance of rain showers between 3pm and 5pm, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers after 5pm. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 38. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow and
    Breezy

    High: 38 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A slight chance of rain and snow showers before 7pm, then a slight chance of snow showers between 7pm and midnight. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly clear, with a low around 26. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 10%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 26 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of snow showers before 1pm, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 1pm and 5pm, then a chance of snow showers after 5pm. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly sunny, with a high near 37. South wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    then Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 37 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 40 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before midnight. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 25 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A slight chance of rain and snow showers between noon and 1pm, then a slight chance of rain showers after 1pm. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 41. South southwest wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 41 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A slight chance of rain showers before 7pm, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers between 7pm and 8pm, then a slight chance of snow showers after 8pm. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. Southeast wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Slight
    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 28 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 42. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 42 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Rain and snow showers likely before noon, then rain showers likely between noon and 3pm, then rain and snow showers likely after 3pm. Some thunder is also possible. Cloudy, with a high near 41. Breezy, with a south wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Tonight
Rain and snow showers likely, becoming all snow after 7pm. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 15 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Sunday
A chance of rain and snow showers before 3pm, then a slight chance of rain showers between 3pm and 5pm, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers after 5pm. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly sunny, with a high near 38. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of rain and snow showers before 7pm, then a slight chance of snow showers between 7pm and midnight. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly clear, with a low around 26. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 10%.
Monday
A chance of snow showers before 1pm, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 1pm and 5pm, then a chance of snow showers after 5pm. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 37. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before midnight. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday
A slight chance of rain and snow showers between noon and 1pm, then a slight chance of rain showers after 1pm. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly sunny, with a high near 41. South southwest wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of rain showers before 7pm, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers between 7pm and 8pm, then a slight chance of snow showers after 8pm. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. Southeast wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 42. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
A chance of rain showers before 8pm, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 8pm and 9pm, then a chance of snow showers after 9pm. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. East wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 44. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east southeast in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. Southeast wind around 10 mph.
Friday
A chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 45. South southwest wind around 10 mph.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles NNE Garfield CO
 38.61°N 106.25°W (Elev. 12822 ft)
10:01 am MDT Sep 23, 2017
11am MDT Sep 23, 2017-6pm MDT Sep 29, 2017
 
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