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Heavy Rain and Potential for Flash Flooding in the Southwest and Central U.S.

Strong to severe thunderstorms are forecast to develop along a frontal system stretching from portions of the Mississippi Valley into the Ohio Valley. These storms may produce heavy rain and flash flooding. The threat shifts east on Friday. Moonsoon moisture will continue to produce heavy rain with the possibility of localized flash flooding in the Four Corners area. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

San Luis Valley Regional Airport (KALS)

Lat: 37.44°NLon: 105.86°WElev: 7536ft.

Fair

71°F

22°C

Humidity 59%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.39 in (1019.0 mb)
Dewpoint 56°F (13°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 27 Jul 10:52 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

South Fork CO

  • Today

    Today: Isolated showers, then scattered showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph.  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

    High: 75 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 3am, then a slight chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  after midnight.  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 then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 51 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 10am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 73 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Cloudy, with a low around 51. West wind around 5 mph becoming north in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 51 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 7am.  Cloudy, with a high near 72. Calm wind becoming northeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 72 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. North wind around 5 mph becoming west northwest after midnight.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 50 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming south in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 72 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. South southwest wind around 5 mph becoming north northwest after midnight.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 49 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. Northwest wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 73 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Isolated showers, then scattered showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 3am, then a slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a low around 51. West wind around 5 mph becoming north in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 7am. Cloudy, with a high near 72. Calm wind becoming northeast around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. North wind around 5 mph becoming west northwest after midnight. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming south in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. South southwest wind around 5 mph becoming north northwest after midnight.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. Northwest wind around 5 mph.
Monday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. West northwest wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming east southeast in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. North wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 73. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming east northeast in the morning.
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Point Forecast:
South Fork CO
 37.67°N 106.63°W (Elev. 8199 ft)
10:25 am MDT Jul 27, 2017
11am MDT Jul 27, 2017-6pm MDT Aug 2, 2017
 
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