Dangerous heat and humidity from the central U.S. to East Coast this weekend

Hot and very humid conditions will push the heat index to well over 100 degrees across a large portion of the central and eastern U.S. Excessive Heat Warnings and Heat Advisories are in effect for much of the Plains, Miss. Valley, Midwest, Ohio Valley, Mid-Atlantic and southern states. Be very cautious if you must do outdoor activities in these areas during the afternoon and evening this weekend. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Central Colorado Regional Airport (KAEJ)

Lat: 38.81°NLon: 106.12°WElev: 7946ft.

Fair

28°C

83°F

Humidity 13%
Wind Speed SW 13 km/h
Barometer 30.33 in
Dewpoint -2°C (28°F)
Visibility 16 km
Heat Index27°C (80°F)
Last update 23 Jul 1:15 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

Salida CO

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 31. North northwest wind 10 to 20 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 31 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 14. Northwest wind around 10 km/h.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 14 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 31. Northwest wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming east 10 to 15 km/h in the afternoon.  New rainfall amounts of less than 1 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 31 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12. East wind 5 to 15 km/h becoming west after midnight.  New precipitation amounts of less than 1 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 12 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 30. Northwest wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming south southeast in the afternoon.  New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 30 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13. West southwest wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming south southeast in the evening.  New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 13 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 29. West southwest wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming north northwest in the afternoon.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 29 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 13. Northwest wind 10 to 15 km/h.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 13 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 31. West northwest wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming east northeast in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 31 °C

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 31. North northwest wind 10 to 20 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 14. Northwest wind around 10 km/h.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 31. Northwest wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming east 10 to 15 km/h in the afternoon. New rainfall amounts of less than 1 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12. East wind 5 to 15 km/h becoming west after midnight. New precipitation amounts of less than 1 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 30. Northwest wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming south southeast in the afternoon. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13. West southwest wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming south southeast in the evening. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 29. West southwest wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming north northwest in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 13. Northwest wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Wednesday
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 31. West northwest wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming east northeast in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 12. East northeast wind 5 to 15 km/h becoming west after midnight.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 31. West wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming east in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 13. East wind 5 to 15 km/h becoming northwest after midnight.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 30. Northwest wind 5 to 15 km/h becoming east northeast in the afternoon.
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Point Forecast:
Salida CO
 38.53°N 106.01°W (Elev. 2186 m)
12:39 pm MDT Jul 23, 2016
1pm MDT Jul 23, 2016-6pm MDT Jul 29, 2016
 
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