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Severe Thunderstorms With Heavy Rain Possible In The Upper Midwest; Excessive Heat For Central U.S.

Several rounds of strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible from the northern Plains and upper Midwest to the Great Lakes through Friday. Damaging winds, large hail, and flooding will be the primary threats with these storms. Excessive heat will grip the central Plains with heat indices approaching 105 to 110 degrees. Very hot and humid conditions are likely to expand into the Mid Atlantic. Read More >

Current conditions at

Salida Mountain, Monarch Pass (KMYP)

Lat: 38.48444°NLon: 106.31694°WElev: 12031ft.

Thunder

61°F

16°C

Humidity 48%
Wind Speed calm
Barometer 30.74 in
Dewpoint 41°F (5°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 21 Jul 3:11 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles SW Pitkin CO

Flash Flood Watch until July 22, 12:00am
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Flash Flood Watch
  •  
    Flash Flood Watch until July 22, 12:00am

    NOW until
    12:00am Sat

    Flash Flood Watch

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers and thunderstorms likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71. South southwest wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 71 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 7pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 7pm and midnight, then a chance of showers after midnight. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north northeast after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Heavy Rain
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 47 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 3pm and 4pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67. Light and variable wind becoming northeast 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 67 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 44. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light  in the evening.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 44 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 68. Calm wind becoming east southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 68 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 46 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 71 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 47 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71. South southwest wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tonight
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 7pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 7pm and midnight, then a chance of showers after midnight. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north northeast after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 3pm and 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67. Light and variable wind becoming northeast 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 44. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light in the evening.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 68. Calm wind becoming east southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 70.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 69.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 70.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles SW Pitkin CO
 38.57°N 106.56°W (Elev. 9898 ft)
2:20 pm MDT Jul 21, 2017
3pm MDT Jul 21, 2017-6pm MDT Jul 27, 2017
 
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