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Remnants of Erika bringing heavy rain to Florida

Tropical moisture associated with the remnants of Tropical Storm Erika will produce heavy rain across parts of Florida on Monday, creating the potential for flash flooding. Flood Watches and Warnings are in effect for parts of the state. Heavy rain could also lead to flash flooding across parts of the Carolinas. Remember, if you see a flooded roadway, Turn Around, Don't Drown!
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Salida Mountain, Monarch Pass (KMYP)

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

Thunderstorm in Vicinity

52°F

11°C

Humidity 58%
Wind Speed W 9 G 21 mph
Barometer 30.71 in
Dewpoint 37°F (3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill49°F (9°C)
Last update 31 Aug 1:33 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

9 Miles W Buena Vista CO

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 3pm and 4pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57. West wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 57 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 41 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 54. West 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

    High: 54 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. West wind 10 to 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: 39 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 54. West wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 54 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 38. West wind around 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 38 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 54. West southwest wind around 10 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 54 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 39. West southwest wind around 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 39 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 53. Southwest wind around 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 53 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 3pm and 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57. West wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 54. West wind 5 to 10 mph. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. West wind 10 to 15 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 54. West wind 10 to 15 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 38. West wind around 10 mph.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 54. West southwest wind around 10 mph.
Thursday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 39. West southwest wind around 10 mph.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 53. Southwest wind around 10 mph.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. West southwest wind around 10 mph.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 51. West southwest wind around 10 mph.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. West southwest wind around 10 mph.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 51. Southwest wind around 10 mph.
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Point Forecast:
9 Miles W Buena Vista CO
 38.85°N 106.3°W (Elev. 13166 ft)
12:57 pm MDT Aug 31, 2015
1pm MDT Aug 31, 2015-6pm MDT Sep 6, 2015
 
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