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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.

Overcast and Breezy

23°F

-5°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed SW 21 G 25 mph
Barometer 29.80 in
Dewpoint 21°F (-6°C)
Visibility NA
Wind Chill8°F (-13°C)
Last update 27 Apr 6:50 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

10 Miles WNW Buena Vista 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

  • Today

    Today: Snow showers likely, mainly before 4pm. Some thunder is also possible.  Areas of blowing snow before noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 24. Windy, with a west wind 20 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Areas Blowing
    Snow

    High: 24 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered snow showers, mainly after 5am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8. Wind chill values between -10 and zero. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Scattered
    Snow Showers
    and Breezy

    Low: 8 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 50 percent chance of snow showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 22. Wind chill values between -10 and zero. Breezy, with a west wind 10 to 20 mph.  New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 22 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Snow showers, mainly after 9pm.  Low around 8. Wind chill values between -5 and 5. Northwest wind around 10 mph becoming east 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 19. East northeast wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 7 inches possible.

    Snow Showers

    High: 19 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 50 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before 3am.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 9. North northeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming northwest after midnight.  New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 9 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 10 percent chance of snow showers after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 25. Blustery, with a northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Blustery.
    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 25 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow showers.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 16. Blustery, with a west northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    and Blustery

    Low: 16 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Snow showers likely, mainly before 4pm. Some thunder is also possible. Areas of blowing snow before noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 24. Windy, with a west wind 20 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Tonight
Scattered snow showers, mainly after 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8. Wind chill values between -10 and zero. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 22. Wind chill values between -10 and zero. Breezy, with a west wind 10 to 20 mph. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Friday Night
Snow showers, mainly after 9pm. Low around 8. Wind chill values between -5 and 5. Northwest wind around 10 mph becoming east in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 7 to 11 inches possible.
Saturday
Snow showers. High near 19. East northeast wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 7 inches possible.
Saturday Night
A 50 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before 3am. Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 9. North northeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming northwest after midnight. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Sunday
A 10 percent chance of snow showers after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 25. Blustery, with a northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 16. Blustery, with a west northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of snow showers, mainly after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 30. Blustery, with a west northwest wind around 20 mph.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 19. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph.
Tuesday
A chance of snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 30. Breezy, with a west wind around 20 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. Blustery, with a west northwest wind 15 to 20 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 30. North northwest wind around 15 mph.
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Point Forecast:
10 Miles WNW Buena Vista CO
 38.89°N 106.31°W (Elev. 12398 ft)
3:42 am MDT Apr 27, 2017
7am MDT Apr 27, 2017-6pm MDT May 3, 2017
 
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