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Severe Thunderstorms With Heavy Rain Possible In The Upper Midwest; Excessive Heat For Central U.S.

Several rounds of strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible from the northern Plains and upper Midwest to the Great Lakes through Friday. Damaging winds, large hail, and flooding will be the primary threats with these storms. Excessive heat will grip the central Plains with heat indices approaching 105 to 110 degrees. Very hot and humid conditions are likely to expand into the Mid Atlantic. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

San Luis Valley Regional Airport (KALS)

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

Fair

80°F

27°C

Humidity 37%
Wind Speed Vrbl 7 mph
Barometer 30.31 in (1014.9 mb)
Dewpoint 51°F (11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index80°F (27°C)
Last update 21 Jul 12:52 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

23 Miles SSE South Fork CO

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 3pm and 5pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 69. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 69 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. West southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  after midnight.  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

    Low: 45 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 65. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 65 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 42 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 66. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 66 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. East wind around 5 mph becoming north northwest after midnight.  New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 41 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 68. West wind around 5 mph becoming east in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 68 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 43. West southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 43 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 68. West wind around 5 mph becoming south southeast in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 68 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 3pm and 5pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 69. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. West southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 65. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. 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. Partly sunny, with a high near 66. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east 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, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. East wind around 5 mph becoming north northwest after midnight. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 68. West wind around 5 mph becoming east in the afternoon.
Monday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 43. West southwest wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 68. West wind around 5 mph becoming south southeast in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. West southwest wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 68. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming south in the afternoon.
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Point Forecast:
23 Miles SSE South Fork CO
 37.36°N 106.54°W (Elev. 10351 ft)
12:42 pm MDT Jul 21, 2017
1pm MDT Jul 21, 2017-6pm MDT Jul 27, 2017
 
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