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Slow Moving Cold Front Moves into the Central U.S.

A slow moving cold front continues to move eastward across the U.S.. Behind the cold front is unseasonably cold weather and high elevation snows. Along the front, an area of heavy rain with the potential for flash flooding will extend from eastern New Mexico to portions of Minnesota. Post-tropical Jose will continue to meander offshore bringing high surf and rip currents to much of the east coast. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Salida Mountain, Monarch Pass (KMYP)

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

Overcast

39°F

4°C

Humidity 75%
Wind Speed S 20 G 25 mph
Barometer 30.36 in
Dewpoint 32°F (0°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill29°F (-2°C)
Last update 22 Sep 8:43 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles NNE Garfield CO

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of rain and snow showers before 10pm, then scattered snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Breezy.
    Scattered
    Rain/Snow
    then
    Scattered
    Snow Showers

    Low: 31 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Rain and snow showers likely before 2pm, then rain showers likely between 2pm and 5pm, then rain and snow showers likely after 5pm. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39. Breezy, with a south wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely and
    Breezy

    High: 39 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Snow showers likely, mainly before midnight. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Breezy

    Low: 27 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly sunny, with a high near 37. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 37 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow showers before midnight. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 23. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    and Breezy
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 23 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 40 percent chance of snow showers, mainly after noon. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 35. South wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 35 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before midnight. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 23. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 23 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of snow showers after noon. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 38. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    Snow Showers

    High: 38 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. South wind around 10 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 26 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A slight chance of rain and snow showers before 10pm, then scattered snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Saturday
Rain and snow showers likely before 2pm, then rain showers likely between 2pm and 5pm, then rain and snow showers likely after 5pm. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39. Breezy, with a south wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Saturday Night
Snow showers likely, mainly before midnight. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 37. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow showers before midnight. Some thunder is also possible. Partly cloudy, with a low around 23. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph after midnight.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of snow showers, mainly after noon. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly sunny, with a high near 35. South wind 5 to 15 mph.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before midnight. Some thunder is also possible. Partly cloudy, with a low around 23. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of snow showers after noon. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly sunny, with a high near 38. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. South wind around 10 mph.
Wednesday
A chance of snow showers before 1pm, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 1pm and 5pm, then a chance of snow showers after 5pm. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 37. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday Night
Snow showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday
A chance of rain and snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 40. South southwest wind around 10 mph becoming east southeast in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. East southeast wind around 10 mph becoming south southwest after midnight.
Friday
A chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 44. Southwest wind around 10 mph.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles NNE Garfield CO
 38.63°N 106.25°W (Elev. 12969 ft)
7:02 pm MDT Sep 22, 2017
9pm MDT Sep 22, 2017-6pm MDT Sep 29, 2017
 
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