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Heavy rain, mountain snow and strong winds in the western U.S. this week

The western U.S. will experience active weather yet again this week as significant Pacific moisture brings rain and mountain snow to the region. This heavy rain will bring flood concerns to parts of WA, OR and CA. Very heavy snow is possible in the Sierra, Cascades, Great Basin and parts of the northern Rockies. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Salida Mountain, Monarch Pass (KMYP)

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

Fair

18°F

-8°C

Humidity 79%
Wind Speed NA
Barometer 30.07 in
Dewpoint 12°F (-11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 18 Jan 3:55 pm MST
Extended Forecast for

9 Miles W Buena Vista CO

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 14. Wind chill values between -5 and 5. Blustery, with a north wind 10 to 20 mph becoming west northwest after midnight.

    Mostly Clear
    then Mostly
    Clear and
    Blustery

    Low: 14 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly after 3pm.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 25. Wind chill values between zero and 10. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 25 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Snow showers likely, mainly after 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11. Wind chill values between -5 and 5. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Breezy

    Low: 11 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Snow showers.  High near 17. Wind chill values between -10 and zero. Windy, with a west wind 20 to 25 mph increasing to 25 to 30 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 50 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    and Windy

    High: 17 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 40 percent chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 7. Breezy, with a west wind 20 to 25 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Breezy

    Low: 7 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Snow showers likely, mainly after 11am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 17. West wind around 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely

    High: 17 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Snow showers likely, mainly before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 7. Blustery, with a west northwest wind 20 to 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Blustery

    Low: 7 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 40 percent chance of snow showers.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 17. Blustery, with a west northwest wind around 25 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Blustery

    High: 17 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Snow showers likely, mainly after 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11. Breezy, with a west wind around 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Breezy

    Low: 11 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 14. Wind chill values between -5 and 5. Blustery, with a north wind 10 to 20 mph becoming west northwest after midnight.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly after 3pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 25. Wind chill values between zero and 10. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.
Thursday Night
Snow showers likely, mainly after 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11. Wind chill values between -5 and 5. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.
Friday
Snow showers. High near 17. Wind chill values between -10 and zero. Windy, with a west wind 20 to 25 mph increasing to 25 to 30 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 50 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 7. Breezy, with a west wind 20 to 25 mph.
Saturday
Snow showers likely, mainly after 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 17. West wind around 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Saturday Night
Snow showers likely, mainly before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 7. Blustery, with a west northwest wind 20 to 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 17. Blustery, with a west northwest wind around 25 mph.
Sunday Night
Snow showers likely, mainly after 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11. Breezy, with a west wind around 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday
Snow showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 20. Breezy, with a west southwest wind around 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday Night
Snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 10. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 20 to 25 mph.
Tuesday
Snow showers likely. Cloudy, with a high near 16. Blustery, with a northwest wind around 20 mph.
Tuesday Night
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 7. Blustery, with a northwest wind around 20 mph.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 14. Blustery, with a northwest wind around 20 mph.
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Point Forecast:
9 Miles W Buena Vista CO
 38.85°N 106.3°W (Elev. 13166 ft)
2:51 pm MST Jan 18, 2017
4pm MST Jan 18, 2017-6pm MST Jan 25, 2017
 
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