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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.

Thunderstorm in Vicinity and Breezy

63°F

17°C

Humidity 42%
Wind Speed SW 23 G 29 mph
Barometer 30.79 in
Dewpoint 39°F (4°C)
Visibility NA
Last update 20 Jul 4:52 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

10 Miles WNW Buena Vista CO

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62. West southwest wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 62 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 3am, then a slight chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. Light southwest wind becoming west 5 to 10 mph after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Scattered
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 44 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after noon.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 58. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 58 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before midnight, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 43 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 58. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northeast in the morning.  New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 58 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast after midnight.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 41 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 55. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east southeast in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 55 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 41 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 56. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 56 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62. West southwest wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 3am, then a slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. Light southwest wind becoming west 5 to 10 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after noon. Increasing clouds, with a high near 58. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before midnight, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 58. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northeast in the morning. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast after midnight. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 55. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east southeast in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 56. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the morning.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 43. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 59. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north northeast in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 59. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southeast in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
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Point Forecast:
10 Miles WNW Buena Vista CO
 38.89°N 106.31°W (Elev. 12398 ft)
2:56 pm MDT Jul 20, 2017
5pm MDT Jul 20, 2017-6pm MDT Jul 27, 2017
 
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