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Heavy snow in the Rockies, Fire weather threat in the Southwest, and Heavy rainfall threat for the weekend in the Southern Plains into the Ohio Valley

Heavy snow is expected in the northern and central Rockies. There is a critical to elevated fire risk across the Southwest. A few severe storms are expected from the Southeast States into the Great Lakes and portions of the Central Plains on Thursday. Heavy rainfall is forecast through the weekend with a threat for significant flooding for the Southern Plains into the Mississippi Valley Read More >

Current conditions at

Salida Mountain, Monarch Pass (KMYP)

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

Windy

21°F

-6°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed W 33 G 49 mph
Barometer 29.77 in
Dewpoint 19°F (-7°C)
Visibility NA
Wind Chill2°F (-17°C)
Last update 27 Apr 1:12 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles NNE Garfield CO

Winter Storm Watch April 28, 06:00pm until April 30, 03:00am
Winter Weather Advisory until April 27, 06:00pm
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Winter Storm Watch
Winter Weather Advisory
  •  
    Winter Weather Advisory until April 27, 06:00pm

    NOW until
    6:00pm Thu

    Winter Weather Advisory

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Snow showers likely, mainly before 3pm. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly sunny, with a high near 23. Wind chill values between -5 and zero. Windy, with a west wind around 30 mph, with gusts as high as 50 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Windy

    High: 23 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered snow showers, mainly before 10pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 9. Wind chill values between -5 and -15. Windy, with a west wind 30 to 35 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Scattered
    Snow Showers
    and Windy

    Low: 9 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 50 percent chance of snow showers, mainly after 9am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 21. Wind chill values between -10 and zero. Breezy, with a west wind 20 to 25 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.  New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 21 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Snow showers, mainly after 9pm.  Low around 8. Wind chill values between -5 and 5. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming east northeast in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 7 to 11 inches possible.

    Snow Showers

    Low: 8 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Snow showers.  High near 16. Northeast wind around 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 6 to 10 inches possible.

    Snow Showers

    High: 16 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Snow showers likely, mainly before midnight.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 9. North northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely

    Low: 9 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 23. Blustery, with a northwest wind 15 to 25 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Blustery

    High: 23 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 10 percent chance of snow showers after midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 16. Blustery, with a west northwest wind around 25 mph.

    Blustery.
    Partly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 16 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Snow showers likely, mainly before 3pm. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 23. Wind chill values between -5 and zero. Windy, with a west wind around 30 mph, with gusts as high as 50 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Tonight
Scattered snow showers, mainly before 10pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 9. Wind chill values between -5 and -15. Windy, with a west wind 30 to 35 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of snow showers, mainly after 9am. Partly sunny, with a high near 21. Wind chill values between -10 and zero. Breezy, with a west wind 20 to 25 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Friday Night
Snow showers, mainly after 9pm. Low around 8. Wind chill values between -5 and 5. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming east northeast in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 7 to 11 inches possible.
Saturday
Snow showers. High near 16. Northeast wind around 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 6 to 10 inches possible.
Saturday Night
Snow showers likely, mainly before midnight. Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 9. North northwest wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 23. Blustery, with a northwest wind 15 to 25 mph.
Sunday Night
A 10 percent chance of snow showers after midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 16. Blustery, with a west northwest wind around 25 mph.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of snow showers, mainly after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 29. Blustery, with a west northwest wind 20 to 25 mph.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 20. Breezy, with a west wind around 25 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 30. Breezy, with a west wind 20 to 25 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. Blustery, with a west northwest wind 15 to 25 mph.
Wednesday
A chance of snow showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 30. Blustery, with a north northwest wind 15 to 20 mph.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles NNE Garfield CO
 38.63°N 106.25°W (Elev. 12969 ft)
1:01 pm MDT Apr 27, 2017
1pm MDT Apr 27, 2017-6pm MDT May 3, 2017
 
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