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Severe weather and flooding rains possible on Memorial Day

Strong to severe storms will be possible Memorial Day from south Texas across the Plains into the Midwest. Isolated tornadoes, damaging winds and hail are all possible especially across eastern Texas. In addition, moderate to heavy rainfall is forecast from parts of Texas to the lower Miss. Valley increasing the flash and river flooding concerns, with an additional 1 to 2 inches of rain possible.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Salida Mountain, Monarch Pass (KMYP)

Lat: 38.48°NLon: 106.32°WElev: 12031ft.

Thunderstorm in Vicinity and Windy

32°F

0°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed W 26 mph
Barometer 30.33 in
Dewpoint 28°F (-2°C)
Visibility NA
Wind Chill18°F (-8°C)
Last update 25 May 9:09 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles SW Garfield CO

  • Tonight

    Chance Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Snow

    Low: 28 °F

  • Tuesday

    Chance Rain/Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 45 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Chance Rain/Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 31 °F

  • Wednesday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 47 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Chance Rain/Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 33 °F

  • Thursday

    Chance Rain/Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 48 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Chance Rain/Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 31 °F

  • Friday

    Chance Rain/Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 46 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Chance Rain/Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 30 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before 11pm. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph.
Tuesday
A slight chance of snow showers before 9am, then a chance of rain showers. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 45. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 20 to 25 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers before midnight, then a slight chance of snow showers between midnight and 3am. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. West southwest wind around 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers between 9am and noon, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 47. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
A chance of rain showers before 9pm, then a slight chance of snow showers between 9pm and 3am. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 5 to 10 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Thursday
A slight chance of snow showers before 7am, then a chance of rain showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 48. South southwest wind 5 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
A chance of rain showers before midnight, then a slight chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. West northwest wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
A chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 46. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming southwest in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming north in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
A chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 46. North wind around 5 mph becoming south southwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. West wind around 5 mph.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 52. West wind around 5 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 36. West wind around 5 mph.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 54. West wind around 5 mph.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles SW Garfield CO
 38.51°N 106.32°W (Elev. 10997 ft)
7:05 pm MDT May 25, 2015
10pm MDT May 25, 2015-6pm MDT Jun 1, 2015
 
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