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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

Durango-La Plata County Airport (KDRO)

Lat: 37.14°NLon: 107.76°WElev: 6627ft.

Fair

75°F

24°C

Humidity 31%
Wind Speed E 8 mph
Barometer 30.23 in (1014.8 mb)
Dewpoint 42°F (6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 20 Aug 10:53 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles W Navajo Dam NM

  • Today

    Today: Scattered showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 90. Southeast wind around 10 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Cloudy, with a low around 57. East wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    Low: 57 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west in the afternoon.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 85 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 58 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming south in the afternoon.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 88 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 58 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 86 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 58 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 83.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Scattered showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 90. Southeast wind around 10 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a low around 57. East wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west in the afternoon.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east after midnight.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming south in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 83.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles W Navajo Dam NM
 36.81°N 107.69°W (Elev. 5748 ft)
4:16 am MDT Aug 20, 2017
11am MDT Aug 20, 2017-6pm MDT Aug 26, 2017
 
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