Preview of NWS' New Point Forecast Icons
Effective July 7, 2015, NWS will implement changes to the icons depicted on all of its Point Forecast pages. Highlights will include new icons with increased clarity, 6-hour increments for rapidly changing weather and new color blocks to highlight forecast hazards.

You may preview these updates in real time for this location. View additional details, and send any comments to icons@noaa.gov.

Please note the preview site is not operational, so performance may be slow during periods of peak access.

Strong to severe thunderstorms with heavy rain to continue across the central and southern Plains

Periods of strong to severe thunderstorms will continue across a wide area of the central to southern Plains through Friday. Locally heavy rain can be expected over saturated ground, with areas of flooding and flash flooding. A few of the storms will also produce hail and strong gusty winds, with an isolated tornado or two possible.
Read More...

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

San Luis Valley Regional Airport (KALS)

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

Fair

62°F

17°C

Humidity 29%
Wind Speed NW 17 mph
Barometer 30.13 in (1012.5 mb)
Dewpoint 29°F (-2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 28 May 7:52 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

22 Miles SSE South Fork CO

  • Tonight

    Slight Chance Rain/Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 31 °F

  • Friday

    Chance Rain/Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 53 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Chance Rain/Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 33 °F

  • Saturday

    Rain/Snow Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    High: 56 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 36 °F

  • Sunday

    Chance Rain/Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 60 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 38 °F

  • Monday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 10%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 61 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 38 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A slight chance of rain showers before 11pm, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers between 11pm and 1am, then a slight chance of snow showers after 1am. Some thunder is also possible. Partly cloudy, with a low around 31. West wind 10 to 15 mph decreasing to 5 to 10 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 20%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Friday
A slight chance of snow showers before 8am, then a chance of rain showers. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 53. West wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Friday Night
A chance of rain showers before 1am, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Saturday
A slight chance of rain and snow showers before 8am, then rain showers likely. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 56. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 36. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southeast in the evening. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
A slight chance of rain and snow showers before 7am, then a chance of rain showers. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 60. Light west northwest wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 38. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest after midnight.
Monday
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 61. West southwest wind 5 to 15 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 38. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 61. West southwest wind around 15 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 36. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph decreasing to 5 to 10 mph after midnight.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 59. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 35. West wind 5 to 15 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 58. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph.
  Click Map For Forecast
Point Forecast:
22 Miles SSE South Fork CO
 37.36°N 106.54°W (Elev. 10351 ft)
7:18 pm MDT May 28, 2015
9pm MDT May 28, 2015-6pm MDT Jun 4, 2015
 
Get as KML Get as XML

Additional Resources

Radar & Satellite Image

Link to Local Radar Data Link to Satellite Data

Hourly Weather Graph

National Digital Forecast Database