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Hot Weather Over Much of the U.S.

Tuesday may be the first day of September, but it will feel more like July in much of the country. Highs in the low to mid 90s will be common from the central and southern Plains across the southeast and into the mid-Atlantic. Highs over 100 will be common in the desert southwest. The hot weather is expected to continue in many areas through the Labor Day weekend.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Telluride, Telluride Regional Airport (KTEX)

Lat: 37.95389°NLon: 107.90861°WElev: 9078ft.

Fair

48°F

9°C

Humidity 81%
Wind Speed SE 5 MPH
Barometer 30.43 in
Dewpoint 43°F (6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill46°F (8°C)
Last update 01 Sep 5:55 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NW Ophir CO

  • Today

    Today: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 10am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 54 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southeast in the evening.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 46 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 57. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 57 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 42 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 57. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 57 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 41 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 54 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 40 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 53.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 53 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tonight
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southeast in the evening.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 57. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 57. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 53.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 56.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Labor Day
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 56.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NW Ophir CO
 37.9°N 107.84°W (Elev. 11719 ft)
2:48 am MDT Sep 1, 2015
6am MDT Sep 1, 2015-6pm MDT Sep 7, 2015
 
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