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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

San Luis Valley Regional Airport (KALS)

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

Fair and Breezy

76°F

24°C

Humidity 25%
Wind Speed SE 23 G 31 mph
Barometer 30.24 in (1015.0 mb)
Dewpoint 38°F (3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index77°F (25°C)
Last update 20 Aug 3:52 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

22 Miles SSE South Fork CO

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Cloudy, with a high near 63. South wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 63 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. East southeast wind around 5 mph becoming west northwest after midnight.  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 slight chance of showers between 8am and 9am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 9am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61. Light and variable wind becoming north northwest 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 61 °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 40. North wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 40 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 9am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63. North northeast wind around 5 mph becoming south in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 63 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. South 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.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 39 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 9am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 63. West wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 63 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 41 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 9am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61. Southwest wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 61 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a high near 63. South wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. 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 west northwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
A slight chance of showers between 8am and 9am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 9am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61. Light and variable wind becoming north northwest 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 40%. 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 40. North wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 9am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63. North northeast wind around 5 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. South 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.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 9am. Partly sunny, with a high near 63. West wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 9am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61. Southwest wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. West southwest wind around 5 mph.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 63. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north northwest in the morning.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 65. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northeast in the morning.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 39. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east northeast after midnight.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 64. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.
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Point Forecast:
22 Miles SSE South Fork CO
 37.36°N 106.54°W (Elev. 10351 ft)
2:37 pm MDT Aug 20, 2017
4pm MDT Aug 20, 2017-6pm MDT Aug 27, 2017
 
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