Dangerous heat and humidity from the central U.S. to East Coast this weekend

Hot and very humid conditions will push the heat index to well over 100 degrees across a large portion of the central and eastern U.S. Excessive Heat Warnings and Heat Advisories are in effect for much of the Plains, Miss. Valley, Midwest, Ohio Valley, Mid-Atlantic and southern states. Be very cautious if you must do outdoor activities in these areas during the afternoon and evening this weekend. 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 62%
Wind Speed NE 5 mph
Barometer 30.36 in (1017.9 mb)
Dewpoint 49°F (9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 24 Jul 7:52 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles SW South Fork CO

  • Today

    Today: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Partly sunny, with a high near 78. Light west southwest wind becoming west 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.

    Isolated
    T-storms then
    Heavy Rain

    High: 78 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming east southeast after midnight.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Heavy Rain
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 50 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 76. Light and variable wind becoming south southwest 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 76 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 52 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 74. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 74 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northeast in the evening.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 51 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 51. North northeast wind around 5 mph becoming west northwest after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 51 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. Northwest wind around 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 77 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Partly sunny, with a high near 78. Light west southwest wind becoming west 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.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming east southeast after midnight. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 76. Light and variable wind becoming south southwest 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 74. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northeast in the evening. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 51. North northeast wind around 5 mph becoming west northwest after midnight.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. Northwest wind around 5 mph.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 51. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming west southwest in the evening.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 51. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northeast in the evening.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 76. West southwest wind around 5 mph.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles SW South Fork CO
 37.62°N 106.68°W (Elev. 8399 ft)
6:36 am MDT Jul 24, 2016
8am MDT Jul 24, 2016-6pm MDT Jul 30, 2016
 
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