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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 >

Current conditions at

Salida Mountain, Monarch Pass (KMYP)

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

Light Snow and Breezy

30°F

-1°C

Humidity 69%
Wind Speed W 25 G 33 mph
Barometer 29.96 in
Dewpoint 21°F (-6°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Wind Chill16°F (-9°C)
Last update 23 Mar 3:44 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles NNE Garfield CO

Winter Weather Advisory until March 24, 09:00am
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Winter Weather Advisory
  •  
    Winter Weather Advisory until March 24, 09:00am

    NOW until
    9:00am Fri

    Winter Weather Advisory

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Snow showers likely. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 28. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Breezy

    High: 28 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow showers likely, mainly before 5am. Some thunder is also possible.  Widespread blowing snow between 11pm and midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 13. Wind chill values between -5 and 5. Windy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 25 mph becoming northwest 25 to 35 mph after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 13 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 40 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 25. Wind chill values between -10 and zero. Windy, with a north northwest wind 30 to 35 mph decreasing to 20 to 25 mph in the afternoon.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Windy

    High: 25 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 19. Blustery, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    and Blustery
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 19 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of snow showers before 2pm, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 2pm and 3pm, then a chance of snow showers after 3pm. Some thunder is also possible.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 33. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph becoming south southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Breezy.
    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 33 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 50 percent chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 15 to 20 mph becoming west northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.  New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Breezy

    Low: 18 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow showers likely, mainly before noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 25. Blustery, with a northwest wind 20 to 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Blustery

    High: 25 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow showers before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 16. Breezy, with a west wind around 20 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Breezy

    Low: 16 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Snow showers likely. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 28. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Tonight
Snow showers likely, mainly before 5am. Some thunder is also possible. Widespread blowing snow between 11pm and midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 13. Wind chill values between -5 and 5. Windy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 25 mph becoming northwest 25 to 35 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 25. Wind chill values between -10 and zero. Windy, with a north northwest wind 30 to 35 mph decreasing to 20 to 25 mph in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 19. Blustery, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Saturday
A chance of snow showers before 2pm, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 2pm and 3pm, then a chance of snow showers after 3pm. Some thunder is also possible. Increasing clouds, with a high near 33. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph becoming south southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
A 50 percent chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 15 to 20 mph becoming west northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.
Sunday
Snow showers likely, mainly before noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 25. Blustery, with a northwest wind 20 to 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow showers before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 16. Breezy, with a west wind around 20 mph.
Monday
A 10 percent chance of snow showers after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 31. Breezy, with a south southwest wind around 20 mph.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. Breezy, with a south wind 20 to 25 mph.
Tuesday
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29. Breezy, with a south southeast wind 15 to 25 mph.
Tuesday Night
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. Blustery, with a south southeast wind 15 to 20 mph becoming northeast after midnight.
Wednesday
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 27. Blustery, with a northeast wind 20 to 25 mph.
Wednesday Night
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. Blustery, with a north northwest wind 20 to 25 mph.
Thursday
A chance of snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 30. Blustery, with a north northwest wind 20 to 25 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles NNE Garfield CO
 38.63°N 106.25°W (Elev. 12969 ft)
2:47 pm MDT Mar 23, 2017
4pm MDT Mar 23, 2017-6pm MDT Mar 30, 2017
 
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