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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.

Fair and Windy

63°F

17°C

Humidity 27%
Wind Speed W 29 G 35 mph
Barometer 30.70 in
Dewpoint 28°F (-2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 19 Aug 4:30 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

7 Miles ESE Saint Elmo CO

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Isolated showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 57. West wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 10%.

    Isolated
    T-storms

    High: 57 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 45. West wind 5 to 10 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 45 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 53. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 53 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 41 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 57. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north in the afternoon.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 57 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 41 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 9am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 55. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southeast in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 55 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 40 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 9am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 55. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 55 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 57. West wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 10%.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 45. West wind 5 to 10 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 53. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 57. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north in the afternoon. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
A chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 9am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 55. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 9am. Partly sunny, with a high near 55. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. West wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 53. West wind around 10 mph.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. West wind around 10 mph.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 54. West wind around 10 mph.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. West wind around 10 mph.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 55. West northwest wind around 10 mph.
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Point Forecast:
7 Miles ESE Saint Elmo CO
 38.65°N 106.23°W (Elev. 13031 ft)
2:37 pm MDT Aug 19, 2017
4pm MDT Aug 19, 2017-6pm MDT Aug 26, 2017
 
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