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Heavy rain and flash flooding possible in portions of the Southwest this weekend

An upper-level low in the Southwest U.S. will act as a trigger for thunderstorms this weekend. The area of greatest concern is in New Mexico, southeast Utah and portions of southern Colorado. Storms will be slow moving and could bring several rounds of rain to the same areas. Rainfall amounts may exceed 3 inches in localized areas. Flash Flood Watches are in effect. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Salida Mountain, Monarch Pass (KMYP)

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

Overcast

61°F

16°C

Humidity 31%
Wind Speed E 12 mph
Barometer 30.69 in
Dewpoint 30°F (-1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 20 Aug 3:23 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles ENE Twin Lakes CO

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54. West wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 54 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. East southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Scattered
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 42 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 10am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 50. North wind 5 to 10 mph.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 50 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of rain showers before midnight, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers after 3am. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. North wind around 5 mph becoming south southeast after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 37 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of rain and snow showers before 7am, then rain showers likely. Some thunder is also possible.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 49. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then T-storms
    Likely

    High: 49 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of rain showers before 10pm, then a chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 35. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Slight
    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 35 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of rain and snow showers before 8am, then a chance of rain showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly sunny, with a high near 51. West wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 51 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. Southwest wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 38 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 9am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50. West wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 50 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54. West wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. East southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 10am. Partly sunny, with a high near 50. North wind 5 to 10 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
A chance of rain showers before midnight, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers after 3am. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. North wind around 5 mph becoming south southeast after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tuesday
A chance of rain and snow showers before 7am, then rain showers likely. Some thunder is also possible. Increasing clouds, with a high near 49. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain showers before 10pm, then a chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 35. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Wednesday
A chance of rain and snow showers before 8am, then a chance of rain showers. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 51. West wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. Southwest wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 9am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50. West wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. West wind around 5 mph.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 50. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. West wind around 5 mph.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 52. Northwest wind around 10 mph.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles ENE Twin Lakes CO
 39.11°N 106.45°W (Elev. 13264 ft)
2:37 pm MDT Aug 20, 2017
3pm MDT Aug 20, 2017-6pm MDT Aug 26, 2017
 
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