Potential For Heavy Rainfall, Flooding, And Severe Weather Over The Central Part Of The Country Over The Holiday Weekend

A slow moving low pressure system will bring the potential for several rounds of heavy rainfall over the weekend. The potential exists for flooding of low lying and poor drainage areas. Severe thunderstorms will also be possible. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Salida Mountain, Monarch Pass (KMYP)

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

Overcast

43°F

6°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed NA
Barometer 30.59 in
Dewpoint 39°F (4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 2 Jul 1:14 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles NNE Garfield CO

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Rain likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 2am, then a chance of rain and thunderstorms after 2am.  Cloudy, with a low around 37. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Rain Likely

    Low: 37 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and thunderstorms.  High near 49. Northwest wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    T-storms

    High: 49 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before midnight, then a slight chance of showers.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 37. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 37 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 56. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 56 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 41. West wind around 15 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 41 °F

  • Independence
    Day

    Independence Day: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 59. West wind around 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 59 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 41. West wind around 15 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 41 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 60. West wind around 15 mph.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 60 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly clear, with a low around 42. West wind around 15 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 42 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Rain likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 2am, then a chance of rain and thunderstorms after 2am. Cloudy, with a low around 37. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms. High near 49. Northwest wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before midnight, then a slight chance of showers. Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 37. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 56. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 41. West wind around 15 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Independence Day
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 59. West wind around 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 41. West wind around 15 mph.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 60. West wind around 15 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly clear, with a low around 42. West wind around 15 mph.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 61. West southwest wind around 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 42. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 59. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 20 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 42. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 61. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 10 to 20 mph.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles NNE Garfield CO
 38.63°N 106.25°W (Elev. 12969 ft)
11:41 pm MDT Jul 1, 2016
1am MDT Jul 2, 2016-6pm MDT Jul 8, 2016
 
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