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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

SALTER (SAWC2)

Lat: 37.651111°NLon: 108.536944°WElev: 8201ft.

NA

41°F

5°C

Humidity 57%
Wind Speed NA
Barometer NA
Dewpoint 27°F (-3°C)
Visibility NA
Last update 03 May 3:24 am MDT

Extended Forecast

  • Overnight

    Mostly Cloudy

    Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 43 °F

  • Sunday

    Scattered Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Scattered
    Thunderstorms

    High: 71 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 37 °F

  • Monday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 67 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 37 °F

  • Tuesday

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 58 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 37 °F

  • Wednesday

    Chance Showers

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 62 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 35 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. Northeast wind around 5 mph.
Sunday
Scattered showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 71. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers between midnight and 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west southwest in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after noon. Cloudy, with a high near 58. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 62.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 60.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. Breezy.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 57.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles NW Dolores CO
 37.5°N 108.56°W (Elev. 6998 ft)
2:18 am MDT May 3, 2015
4am MDT May 3, 2015-6pm MDT May 9, 2015
 
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