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Severe Thunderstorms With Heavy Rain Possible In The Upper Midwest; Excessive Heat For Central U.S.

Several rounds of strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible from the northern Plains and upper Midwest to the Great Lakes through Friday. Damaging winds, large hail, and flooding will be the primary threats with these storms. Excessive heat will grip the central Plains with heat indices approaching 105 to 110 degrees. Very hot and humid conditions are likely to expand into the Mid Atlantic. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Salida Mountain, Monarch Pass (KMYP)

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

Thunderstorm in Vicinity

64°F

18°C

Humidity 34%
Wind Speed SW 16 G 30 mph
Barometer 30.77 in
Dewpoint 36°F (2°C)
Visibility NA
Last update 20 Jul 6:07 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles ESE Saint Elmo CO

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 3am, then a slight chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 10 to 15 mph after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Scattered
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 46 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers and thunderstorms.  High near 60. West wind 5 to 15 mph becoming south southeast in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms

    High: 60 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before midnight, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 44 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east northeast in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 59 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. East northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 42 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 55. East wind 5 to 10 mph.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 55 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 42 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 57. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 57 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 45. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 45 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 3am, then a slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 10 to 15 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms. High near 60. West wind 5 to 15 mph becoming south southeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before midnight, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east northeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. East northeast wind 5 to 10 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 55. East wind 5 to 10 mph. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 57. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 45. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 60. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east southeast in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 60. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southeast in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southwest in the afternoon.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles ESE Saint Elmo CO
 38.68°N 106.23°W (Elev. 12877 ft)
5:56 pm MDT Jul 20, 2017
6pm MDT Jul 20, 2017-6pm MDT Jul 27, 2017
 
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