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Heavy Lake Effect Snow likely for the Great Lakes; Heavy Mountain Snow with Areas of Lower Elevation Snow and Freezing Rain in the West, Breezy and Cold in the Northern Plains

Lake Effect Snow Warnings are in effect for the Great Lakes with 2 to 3 feet storm total snow possible. Arctic Air extends across much of the U.S. with breezy winds and temperatures 15-35 degrees below normal in the Northern Plains. Out west, heavy mountain snow and some low elevation snow and freezing rain forecast as a warmer weather system interacts with the Arctic airmass. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Salida Mountain, Monarch Pass (KMYP)

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

Light Snow and Windy

0°F

-18°C

Humidity 78%
Wind Speed W 26 G 35 mph
Barometer 29.84 in
Dewpoint -6°F (-21°C)
Visibility 0.50 mi
Wind Chill-24°F (-31°C)
Last update 7 Dec 7:33 am MST
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles NNE Garfield CO

  • Today

    Today: A 50 percent chance of snow, mainly before 4pm.  Mostly cloudy and cold, with a high near 2. Wind chill values between -20 and -30. Windy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph increasing to 25 to 30 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.  Total daytime snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    and Windy

    High: 2 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 10 percent chance of snow before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around -9. Wind chill values between -25 and -30. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 25 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow and
    Breezy

    Low: -9 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 10 percent chance of snow after 11am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 13. Wind chill values between -20 and -30. Windy, with a west wind 25 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow and
    Windy

    High: 13 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 40 percent chance of snow.  Areas of blowing snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13. Wind chill values between -10 and zero. Very windy, with a west wind 30 to 40 mph, with gusts as high as 55 mph.

    Chance Snow
    and Areas
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 13 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 50 percent chance of snow, mainly before 11am.  Areas of blowing snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 26. Windy, with a west wind 30 to 35 mph, with gusts as high as 55 mph.  New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    and Areas
    Blowing Snow

    High: 26 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 50 percent chance of snow.  Areas of blowing snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. Windy, with a west wind 30 to 35 mph, with gusts as high as 55 mph.  New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Chance Snow
    and Areas
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 17 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Snow likely.  Areas of blowing snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 24. Windy, with a west wind 30 to 35 mph, with gusts as high as 55 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Snow Likely
    and Areas
    Blowing Snow

    High: 24 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Snow likely, mainly before 11pm.  Areas of blowing snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9. Windy, with a west wind 25 to 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Snow Likely
    and Areas
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 9 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly before 11am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 15. Windy, with a west wind 25 to 30 mph.

    Chance Snow
    and Windy

    High: 15 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 50 percent chance of snow, mainly before 4pm. Mostly cloudy and cold, with a high near 2. Wind chill values between -20 and -30. Windy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph increasing to 25 to 30 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Tonight
A 10 percent chance of snow before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around -9. Wind chill values between -25 and -30. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 25 mph.
Thursday
A 10 percent chance of snow after 11am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 13. Wind chill values between -20 and -30. Windy, with a west wind 25 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow. Areas of blowing snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13. Wind chill values between -10 and zero. Very windy, with a west wind 30 to 40 mph, with gusts as high as 55 mph.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of snow, mainly before 11am. Areas of blowing snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 26. Windy, with a west wind 30 to 35 mph, with gusts as high as 55 mph. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Friday Night
A 50 percent chance of snow. Areas of blowing snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. Windy, with a west wind 30 to 35 mph, with gusts as high as 55 mph. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Saturday
Snow likely. Areas of blowing snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 24. Windy, with a west wind 30 to 35 mph, with gusts as high as 55 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday Night
Snow likely, mainly before 11pm. Areas of blowing snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9. Windy, with a west wind 25 to 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly before 11am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 15. Windy, with a west wind 25 to 30 mph.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow. Partly cloudy, with a low around 8. Windy, with a west wind 30 to 35 mph.
Monday
A chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 21. Windy, with a west wind 30 to 35 mph.
Monday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. Windy, with a west wind 30 to 35 mph.
Tuesday
A chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 26. Windy, with a west wind 30 to 35 mph.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles NNE Garfield CO
 38.61°N 106.25°W (Elev. 12822 ft)
7:43 am MST Dec 7, 2016
8am MST Dec 7, 2016-6pm MST Dec 13, 2016
 
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