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Heavy Snow Moves into the Rockies; Northern Plains

A storm will move from the western U.S. into the Wasatch and northern Rockies. Heavy snow, gusty winds and difficult travel conditions are likely. The storm will move into the Northern Plains toward the end of the week, with possible blizzard conditions. Elsewhere, heavy rain is possible along the central Gulf Coast and Florida while record warmth spreads into the Ohio Valley and Mid-Atlantic. Read More >

Current conditions at

Central Colorado Regional Airport (KAEJ)

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

Fair

5°C

41°F

Humidity 32%
Wind Speed W 13 km/h
Barometer 30.03 in
Dewpoint -10°C (14°F)
Visibility 16 km
Wind Chill2°C (36°F)
Last update 22 Feb 2:35 am MST
Extended Forecast for

Salida CO

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 4. Southwest wind around 15 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 4 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 14. West southwest wind 15 to 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 55 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 14 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A slight chance of snow showers between 4am and 5am, then a slight chance of snow after 5am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around -2. Southwest wind 10 to 15 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: -2 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A slight chance of snow showers before 9am, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers between 9am and 10am, then a slight chance of rain showers after 10am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 6. West wind 25 to 30 km/h, with gusts as high as 55 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 6 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 10 percent chance of snow showers after 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around -7. West wind 10 to 20 km/h.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers

    Low: -7 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 2. West wind 15 to 25 km/h.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 2 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around -9. West wind 10 to 15 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: -9 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 5. West southwest wind 15 to 20 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 5 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around -3. West wind 10 to 15 km/h.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: -3 °C

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 4. Southwest wind around 15 km/h.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 14. West southwest wind 15 to 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 55 km/h.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of snow showers between 4am and 5am, then a slight chance of snow after 5am. Partly cloudy, with a low around -2. Southwest wind 10 to 15 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday
A slight chance of snow showers before 9am, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers between 9am and 10am, then a slight chance of rain showers after 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 6. West wind 25 to 30 km/h, with gusts as high as 55 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday Night
A 10 percent chance of snow showers after 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -7. West wind 10 to 20 km/h.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 2. West wind 15 to 25 km/h.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -9. West wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 5. West southwest wind 15 to 20 km/h.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -3. West wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 9. West southwest wind 10 to 20 km/h.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 1. Southwest wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 11. West southwest wind 15 to 20 km/h increasing to 20 to 25 km/h in the morning.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 1. West southwest wind 15 to 20 km/h.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 8. West southwest wind 15 to 20 km/h.
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Point Forecast:
Salida CO
 38.53°N 106.01°W (Elev. 2186 m)
1:17 am MST Feb 22, 2017
2am MST Feb 22, 2017-6pm MST Feb 28, 2017
 
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