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Severe Thunderstorms With Heavy Rain Possible In The Upper Midwest; Excessive Heat For Central U.S.

Several rounds of strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible from the northern Plains and upper Midwest to the Great Lakes through Friday. Damaging winds, large hail, and flooding will be the primary threats with these storms. Excessive heat will grip the central Plains with heat indices approaching 105 to 110 degrees. Very hot and humid conditions are likely to expand into the Mid Atlantic. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Salida Mountain, Monarch Pass (KMYP)

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

Mostly Cloudy

63°F

17°C

Humidity 39%
Wind Speed S 3 mph
Barometer 30.76 in
Dewpoint 37°F (3°C)
Visibility NA
Last update 21 Jul 1:47 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles ENE Saint Elmo CO

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 3pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62. South southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 62 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. Light and variable wind becoming west southwest 5 to 10 mph in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Scattered
    T-storms

    Low: 46 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 62 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 3am.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 43. North wind 5 to 10 mph.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 43 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 60. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east southeast in the afternoon.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 60 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 43 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 62. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming east in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 62 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 45. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 45 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 62. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 62 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62. South southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. Light and variable wind becoming west southwest 5 to 10 mph in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 3am. Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 43. North wind 5 to 10 mph. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 60. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east southeast in the afternoon. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 62. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming east in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 45. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 62. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west southwest after midnight.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 62. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles ENE Saint Elmo CO
 38.74°N 106.24°W (Elev. 13041 ft)
12:42 pm MDT Jul 21, 2017
2pm MDT Jul 21, 2017-6pm MDT Jul 27, 2017
 
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