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Heavy snow expected over the Inter-mountain West; Lake Effect Snow will finally diminish on Saturday

A series of storm systems will continue bring heavy snowfall to much of the Inter-mountain West through the weekend. Snow will also spread onto the northern Plains, with travel difficulties possible. Heavy lake-effect snow will finally begin to diminish on Saturday in the Great Lakes where significant travel hazards have been observed. Read More >

Current conditions at

Salida Mountain, Monarch Pass (KMYP)

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

Fair and Windy

21°F

-6°C

Humidity 74%
Wind Speed W 41 G 45 mph
Barometer 30.26 in
Dewpoint 14°F (-10°C)
Visibility NA
Wind Chill0°F (-18°C)
Last update 10 Dec 7:34 am MST
Extended Forecast for

10 Miles WNW Buena Vista CO

Winter Storm Warning December 10, 02:00pm until December 11, 11:00am
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Winter Storm Warning
  • Today

    Today: Snow likely, mainly after 4pm. The snow could be heavy at times.  Partly sunny, with a high near 25. Wind chill values between zero and 5. Very windy, with a west wind 35 to 45 mph, with gusts as high as 65 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Very Windy.
    Chance Snow
    then Heavy
    Snow

    High: 25 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow. The snow could be heavy at times.  Widespread blowing snow. Low around 18. Wind chill values between zero and 5. Very windy, with a west wind 30 to 40 mph, with gusts as high as 60 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 5 to 9 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow
    and Blowing
    Snow

    Low: 18 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow, mainly before 11am. The snow could be heavy at times.  High near 18. Wind chill values between -10 and zero. Windy, with a west wind 30 to 35 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Windy. Heavy
    Snow then
    Chance Snow

    High: 18 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11. Wind chill values between -5 and -10. Breezy, with a west wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.

    Chance Snow
    and Breezy

    Low: 11 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 30 percent chance of snow.  Partly sunny, with a high near 16. Breezy, with a west wind around 25 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.

    Chance Snow
    and Breezy

    High: 16 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 50 percent chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12. Breezy, with a west wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.  New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Chance Snow
    and Breezy

    Low: 12 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Snow likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 20. Breezy, with a west wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Snow Likely
    and Breezy

    High: 20 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Snow likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13. Breezy, with a west wind 20 to 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Snow Likely
    and Breezy

    Low: 13 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Snow likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 23. Breezy, with a west wind 20 to 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Snow Likely
    and Breezy

    High: 23 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Snow likely, mainly after 4pm. The snow could be heavy at times. Partly sunny, with a high near 25. Wind chill values between zero and 5. Very windy, with a west wind 35 to 45 mph, with gusts as high as 65 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Tonight
Snow. The snow could be heavy at times. Widespread blowing snow. Low around 18. Wind chill values between zero and 5. Very windy, with a west wind 30 to 40 mph, with gusts as high as 60 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 5 to 9 inches possible.
Sunday
Snow, mainly before 11am. The snow could be heavy at times. High near 18. Wind chill values between -10 and zero. Windy, with a west wind 30 to 35 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11. Wind chill values between -5 and -10. Breezy, with a west wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 16. Breezy, with a west wind around 25 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.
Monday Night
A 50 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12. Breezy, with a west wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Tuesday
Snow likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 20. Breezy, with a west wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday Night
Snow likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13. Breezy, with a west wind 20 to 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday
Snow likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 23. Breezy, with a west wind 20 to 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday Night
A 50 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. Breezy, with a west wind around 20 mph.
Thursday
Snow likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 19. Breezy, with a west wind around 20 mph.
Thursday Night
Snow likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11. Breezy, with a west wind around 20 mph.
Friday
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 14. Breezy, with a west wind around 20 mph.
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Point Forecast:
10 Miles WNW Buena Vista CO
 38.89°N 106.31°W (Elev. 12398 ft)
4:02 am MST Dec 10, 2016
7am MST Dec 10, 2016-6pm MST Dec 16, 2016
 
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