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Slow Moving Cold Front Moves into the Central U.S.

A slow moving cold front continues to move eastward across the U.S. this weekend. Behind the cold front is unseasonably cold weather and high elevation snows; ahead of the front, temperatures are more typical of mid-summer. The front separating these extremes will help focus heavy rain, with the potential for flash flooding extending from eastern New Mexico and western Texas to the Upper Midwest. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

San Luis Valley Regional Airport (KALS)

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

Light Rain

50°F

10°C

Humidity 86%
Wind Speed SE 9 mph
Barometer 29.93 in (1008.2 mb)
Dewpoint 46°F (8°C)
Visibility 8.00 mi
Wind Chill46°F (8°C)
Last update 23 Sep 5:52 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

13 Miles SW Monte Vista CO

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain showers likely before 4am, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Heavy Rain
    then Slight
    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 33 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 50. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 50 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 30. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph decreasing to 5 to 10 mph after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 30 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A slight chance of showers between noon and 3pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 51. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 51 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 29. Southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 29 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers after noon.  Sunny, with a high near 52. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast in the morning.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 52 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. South wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 34 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 52. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 52 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northeast after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 36 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Rain showers likely before 4am, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 50. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 30. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph decreasing to 5 to 10 mph after midnight.
Monday
A slight chance of showers between noon and 3pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 51. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 29. Southwest wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers after noon. Sunny, with a high near 52. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast in the morning. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 52. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northeast after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 53. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 55. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
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Point Forecast:
13 Miles SW Monte Vista CO
 37.47°N 106.33°W (Elev. 9846 ft)
5:43 pm MDT Sep 23, 2017
6pm MDT Sep 23, 2017-6pm MDT Sep 30, 2017
 
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