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Heavy rain and flash flooding possible in portions of the Southwest this weekend

An upper-level low in the Southwest U.S. will act as a trigger for thunderstorms this weekend. The area of greatest concern is in New Mexico, southeast Utah and portions of southern Colorado. Storms will be slow moving and could bring several rounds of rain to the same areas. Rainfall amounts may exceed 3 inches in localized areas. Flash Flood Watches are in effect. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

San Luis Valley Regional Airport (KALS)

Lat: 37.44°NLon: 105.86°WElev: 7536ft.

Fair

72°F

22°C

Humidity 33%
Wind Speed SW 6 mph
Barometer 30.35 in (1017.7 mb)
Dewpoint 41°F (5°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 19 Aug 10:52 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

Monte Vista CO

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. South southeast wind 5 to 15 mph becoming west in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 7pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 46. West northwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming south southeast after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 10%.

    Isolated
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 46 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 76. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 76 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming north northwest after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 43 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 77. Calm wind becoming south southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 77 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. South southeast wind around 5 mph becoming northwest after midnight.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 48 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 76. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 76 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 48 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 74. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 74 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. South southeast wind 5 to 15 mph becoming west in the afternoon.
Tonight
Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 7pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 46. West northwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming south southeast after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 10%.
Sunday
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 76. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast in the morning.
Sunday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming north northwest after midnight.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 77. Calm wind becoming south southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. South southeast wind around 5 mph becoming northwest after midnight. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 76. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 74. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southwest in the evening.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 72. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Monte Vista CO
 37.59°N 106.14°W (Elev. 7641 ft)
11:37 am MDT Aug 19, 2017
11am MDT Aug 19, 2017-6pm MDT Aug 25, 2017
 
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