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Critical Fire Weather Conditions from Great Basin to Northern Rockies

Parts of the western U.S. will return to dry and windy conditions on Wednesday which will lead to the potential for rapid fire spread. There are numerous ongoing wildfires in this part of the country. Red Flag Warnings are in effect for portions of several states including California, Nevada, Idaho, Wyoming and Montana.
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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

57°F

14°C

Humidity 67%
Wind Speed W 7 mph
Barometer 30.33 in (1019.4 mb)
Dewpoint 46°F (8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 1 Sep 9:52 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

11 Miles W Saguache CO

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 44. West wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Isolated
    T-storms

    Low: 44 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 69. West wind 5 to 10 mph.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 69 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 7pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 44 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 70. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 70 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. West northwest wind around 5 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 44 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 65. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the morning.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 65 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. South wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 45 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 64 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 43. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 43 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 44. West wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 69. West wind 5 to 10 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 70. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. West northwest wind around 5 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 65. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the morning. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. South wind around 5 mph.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 43. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 67. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 43. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Labor Day
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 67. West southwest wind around 5 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. West wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 67. South southwest wind around 5 mph.
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Point Forecast:
11 Miles W Saguache CO
 38.07°N 106.33°W (Elev. 9209 ft)
8:38 pm MDT Sep 1, 2015
10pm MDT Sep 1, 2015-6pm MDT Sep 8, 2015
 
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