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Dangerous heat continues across parts of the Pacific Northwest

Unusually hot weather will persist through Friday afternoon across parts of the Pacific Northwest, with high temperatures in the 90s to around 100 degrees in many locations. Heat Advisories and Excessive Heat Warnings are in effect across the region. Take extra precautions if you work or spend time outside, and know the signs and symptoms of heat exhaustion and heat stroke.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

San Luis Valley Regional Airport (KALS)

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

Fair

63°F

17°C

Humidity 63%
Wind Speed S 7 mph
Barometer 30.45 in (1022.8 mb)
Dewpoint 50°F (10°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 30 Jul 8:52 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

8 Miles SW Creede CO

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 48 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 10am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71. Light and variable wind becoming west 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 71 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 46 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71. Calm wind becoming west southwest around 5 mph.  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: 71 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 46 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 70. Calm wind becoming west southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 70 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 46 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 71. Calm wind becoming west northwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 71 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 45 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71. Light and variable wind becoming west 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71. Calm wind becoming west southwest around 5 mph. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 70. Calm wind becoming west southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 71. Calm wind becoming west northwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Monday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 72. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 71. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 72. West southwest wind around 5 mph.
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Point Forecast:
8 Miles SW Creede CO
 37.75°N 107.01°W (Elev. 8993 ft)
9:00 pm MDT Jul 30, 2015
9pm MDT Jul 30, 2015-6pm MDT Aug 6, 2015
 
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