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Afternoon and Evening Showers and Thunderstorms Continue Across Much of the Southwest

An active monsoon weather pattern will continue through Saturday across much of the southwestern U.S. Scattered afternoon and evening showers and thunderstorms will bring locally excessive rainfall. Flash Flood Watches remain in effect for parts of the region. Some normally dry washes may have rapidly flowing water. Remember when encountering flooded roads: Turn around, don't drown!
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Salida Mountain, Monarch Pass (KMYP)

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

Overcast

46°F

8°C

Humidity 82%
Wind Speed SW 13 mph
Barometer 30.80 in
Dewpoint 41°F (5°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill40°F (4°C)
Last update 1 Aug 6:55 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

9 Miles SSW Granite CO

  • Today

    Today: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 60 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. East wind around 5 mph becoming west after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 41 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east southeast in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 57 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west southwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 42 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60. West wind 10 to 15 mph.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 60 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 40. West wind 10 to 15 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 40 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 59. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 59 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 40. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 40 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 60. West southwest wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 60 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. East wind around 5 mph becoming west after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east southeast in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west southwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60. West wind 10 to 15 mph. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 40. West wind 10 to 15 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 59. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 40. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 60. West southwest wind around 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 41. West wind around 10 mph.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 58. West wind around 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 57. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
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Point Forecast:
9 Miles SSW Granite CO
 38.92°N 106.31°W (Elev. 12546 ft)
3:52 am MDT Aug 1, 2015
7am MDT Aug 1, 2015-6pm MDT Aug 7, 2015
 
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