Heavy rain and isolated severe storms in portions of the West

A storm system will bring rain and thunderstorms to much of the Intermountain West and northern High Plains on Friday. Isolated severe thunderstorms with large hail and damaging winds are possible from northeast California to Wyoming. Heavy rain could lead to flash flooding, especially in the mountains of Wyoming.
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Current conditions at

Salida Mountain, Monarch Pass (KMYP)

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

Fair

43°F

6°C

Humidity 36%
Wind Speed S 7 G 18 mph
Barometer 30.52 in
Dewpoint 18°F (-8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill39°F (4°C)
Last update 5 May 9:13 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

10 Miles WNW Buena Vista CO

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of rain showers before 11pm, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers between 11pm and 4am, then a chance of snow showers after 4am. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 33 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of snow showers before 7am, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 7am and 8am, then a chance of rain showers after 8am. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly sunny, with a high near 50. Breezy, with a south southeast wind 5 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 25 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    T-storms and
    Breezy

    High: 50 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of rain showers before 10pm, then a chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph decreasing to 5 to 10 mph after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Slight
    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 27 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of snow showers before 10am, then a chance of rain showers between 10am and 5pm, then a chance of snow showers after 5pm. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly sunny, with a high near 41. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southeast 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 41 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow showers before midnight. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. West wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 22 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow showers likely, mainly after noon. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 37. Light and variable wind becoming south southeast 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely

    High: 37 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 50 percent chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. West wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 23 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of rain and snow showers before 3pm, then a chance of snow showers between 3pm and 4pm, then a chance of rain showers after 4pm. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 37. West northwest wind around 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 37 °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 25. West wind around 15 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 25 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A slight chance of rain showers before 11pm, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers between 11pm and 4am, then a chance of snow showers after 4am. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Friday
A chance of snow showers before 7am, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 7am and 8am, then a chance of rain showers after 8am. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 50. Breezy, with a south southeast wind 5 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 25 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Friday Night
A chance of rain showers before 10pm, then a chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph decreasing to 5 to 10 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Saturday
A chance of snow showers before 10am, then a chance of rain showers between 10am and 5pm, then a chance of snow showers after 5pm. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 41. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southeast 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow showers before midnight. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. West wind 5 to 15 mph.
Sunday
Snow showers likely, mainly after noon. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 37. Light and variable wind becoming south southeast 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Sunday Night
A 50 percent chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. West wind 10 to 15 mph.
Monday
A chance of rain and snow showers before 3pm, then a chance of snow showers between 3pm and 4pm, then a chance of rain showers after 4pm. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 37. West northwest wind around 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before midnight. Some thunder is also possible. Partly cloudy, with a low around 25. West wind around 15 mph.
Tuesday
A slight chance of snow showers before noon, then a slight chance of rain showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly sunny, with a high near 38. West wind around 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 24. West wind around 15 mph.
Wednesday
A chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 39. West wind around 15 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 25. West wind 10 to 15 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 41. West wind 10 to 15 mph.
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Point Forecast:
10 Miles WNW Buena Vista CO
 38.89°N 106.31°W (Elev. 12398 ft)
8:18 pm MDT May 5, 2016
9pm MDT May 5, 2016-6pm MDT May 12, 2016
 
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