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Severe Thunderstorm Threat Increasing This Week from the High Plains to Gulf Coast

A storm system will move from the Rockies to the East Coast during the next several days bringing a severe thunderstorm threat to many parts of the nation. On Thursday, large hail will be the main threat in the High Plains. By Friday a more widespread threat will develop in the ArkLaTex region where damaging winds, very large hail and tornadoes will be possible. Read More >

Current conditions at

Salida Mountain, Monarch Pass (KMYP)

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

Partly Cloudy and Windy

34°F

1°C

Humidity 44%
Wind Speed SW 26 G 32 mph
Barometer 30.28 in
Dewpoint 14°F (-10°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill21°F (-6°C)
Last update 22 Mar 9:53 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles NE Garfield CO

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Isolated snow showers after 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. Breezy, with a southwest wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated Snow
    Showers and
    Breezy

    Low: 27 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Snow showers likely, mainly between 2pm and 3pm. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly sunny, with a high near 32. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Breezy.
    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    then Snow
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 32 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Areas of blowing snow after midnight. Low around 18. Wind chill values between zero and 10. Windy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 20 mph becoming north northwest 25 to 30 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 7 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    and Areas
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 18 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Snow showers likely, mainly before noon.  Areas of blowing snow before 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 29. Wind chill values between zero and 10. Windy, with a north northwest wind 20 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Areas Blowing
    Snow

    High: 29 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow showers before midnight.  Mostly clear, with a low around 23. Blustery, with a west northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    and Blustery
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 23 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A slight chance of rain and snow showers after noon.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 37. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Breezy.
    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 37 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of rain and snow showers before 7pm, then a chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. Southwest wind around 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Snow Showers

    Low: 23 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 50 percent chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 32. Breezy, with a north northwest wind 15 to 20 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 32 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 40 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. Breezy, with a northwest wind 15 to 20 mph becoming west southwest after midnight.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Breezy

    Low: 22 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Isolated snow showers after 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. Breezy, with a southwest wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday
Snow showers likely, mainly between 2pm and 3pm. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 32. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Thursday Night
Snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Areas of blowing snow after midnight. Low around 18. Wind chill values between zero and 10. Windy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 20 mph becoming north northwest 25 to 30 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 7 inches possible.
Friday
Snow showers likely, mainly before noon. Areas of blowing snow before 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 29. Wind chill values between zero and 10. Windy, with a north northwest wind 20 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow showers before midnight. Mostly clear, with a low around 23. Blustery, with a west northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Saturday
A slight chance of rain and snow showers after noon. Increasing clouds, with a high near 37. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers before 7pm, then a chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. Southwest wind around 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 32. Breezy, with a north northwest wind 15 to 20 mph.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. Breezy, with a northwest wind 15 to 20 mph becoming west southwest after midnight.
Monday
A chance of snow showers before 2pm, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 2pm and 5pm, then a chance of snow showers after 5pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 34. Breezy, with a southwest wind around 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 20 mph.
Tuesday
A chance of rain and snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 33. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 20 mph.
Tuesday Night
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph becoming east after midnight.
Wednesday
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 30. Breezy, with an east wind 15 to 20 mph.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles NE Garfield CO
 38.61°N 106.22°W (Elev. 12057 ft)
8:54 pm MDT Mar 22, 2017
10pm MDT Mar 22, 2017-6pm MDT Mar 29, 2017
 
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