Heavy Lake Effect Snow and Bitterly Cold Temperatures

A bitterly cold airmass will settle over much of the central and eastern U.S over the next several days. Well below normal temperatures and cold wind chills will be common. In addition, heavy lake effect snow will be possible especially downwind of Lakes Erie and Ontario, where up to one foot of additional snow is forecast by Sunday morning.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Salida Mountain, Monarch Pass (KMYP)

Lat: 38.85°NLon: -106.3°WElev: 12031ft.

Mostly Cloudy and Windy

28°F

-2°C

Humidity 31%
Wind Speed W 38 G 46 mph
Barometer 30.38 in
Dewpoint 1°F (-17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill11°F (-12°C)
Last update 13 Feb 5:16 pm MST
Extended Forecast for

9 Miles W Buena Vista CO

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 20. Windy, with a west northwest wind 20 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Windy

    Low: 20 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 40 percent chance of snow, mainly after 9am.  Areas of blowing snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 23. Wind chill values between -5 and 5. Windy, with a west northwest wind 30 to 35 mph, with gusts as high as 50 mph.

    Chance Snow
    and Areas
    Blowing Snow

    High: 23 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 50 percent chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15. Wind chill values between -5 and zero. Windy, with a west northwest wind around 30 mph, with gusts as high as 55 mph.  New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    and Windy

    Low: 15 °F

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly before 11am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 29. Wind chill values between zero and 10. Windy, with a west northwest wind 25 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 55 mph.

    Chance Snow
    and Windy

    High: 29 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 10 percent chance of snow.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 20. Blustery, with a northwest wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow and
    Blustery

    Low: 20 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 33. West northwest wind around 15 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 33 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 22. West northwest wind around 15 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 22 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 40. West wind around 15 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 40 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 24. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 25 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Partly
    Cloudy and
    Breezy

    Low: 24 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 20. Windy, with a west northwest wind 20 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of snow, mainly after 9am. Areas of blowing snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 23. Wind chill values between -5 and 5. Windy, with a west northwest wind 30 to 35 mph, with gusts as high as 50 mph.
Sunday Night
A 50 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15. Wind chill values between -5 and zero. Windy, with a west northwest wind around 30 mph, with gusts as high as 55 mph. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Washington's Birthday
A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly before 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 29. Wind chill values between zero and 10. Windy, with a west northwest wind 25 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 55 mph.
Monday Night
A 10 percent chance of snow. Partly cloudy, with a low around 20. Blustery, with a northwest wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 33. West northwest wind around 15 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 22. West northwest wind around 15 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 40. West wind around 15 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 24. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 25 mph.
Thursday
A slight chance of rain and snow before 3pm, then a slight chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 36. Windy, with a west southwest wind 25 to 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. Windy, with a west wind 25 to 30 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 36. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 21. West wind around 15 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 37. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
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Point Forecast:
9 Miles W Buena Vista CO
 38.85°N 106.3°W (Elev. 13166 ft)
2:37 pm MST Feb 13, 2016
5pm MST Feb 13, 2016-6pm MST Feb 20, 2016
 
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