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Severe weather threat increases this afternoon across parts of the southern Plains

The threat of severe weather is increasing for this afternoon across a large portion of Oklahoma and Texas. The greatest threat is forecast for parts of central and northern Texas where Enhanced and Moderate Risks are in place. Very large hail, damaging winds and tornadoes, some possibly strong, are all possible. Those in this region are encouraged to remain weather-aware.
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Thunder

27°F

-3°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed NA
Barometer 29.97 in
Dewpoint 25°F (-4°C)
Visibility NA
Last update on 26 Apr 1:15 pm MDT

Current conditions at

Salida Mountain, Monarch Pass (KMYP)

Lat: 38.48444°N Lon: 106.31694°W Elev: 12031ft.

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Grand Junction, CO Local Forecast Office

3 Miles SW Pitkin CO

7 Day Forecast

  • This
    Afternoon

    Rain/Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 80%

    Rain/Snow

    High: 40 °F

  • Tonight

    Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 80%

    Snow

    Low: 25 °F

  • Monday

    Rain/Snow Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    High: 39 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Chance Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Snow

    Low: 24 °F

  • Tuesday

    Slight Chance Rain/Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Rain/Snow

    High: 45 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Slight Chance Rain/Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 10%

    Slight Chc
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 26 °F

  • Wednesday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 52 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 30 °F

  • Thursday

    Slight Chance Rain/Snow

    Slight Chc
    Rain/Snow

    High: 55 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Rain and snow showers, becoming all snow after 5pm. Some thunder is also possible. High near 40. East wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Tonight
Snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Low around 25. East wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Monday
Snow showers likely before 1pm, then a chance of rain and snow showers. Cloudy, with a high near 39. East wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24. East northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday
A slight chance of snow showers before noon, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 45. Calm wind becoming west northwest around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of rain and snow showers before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 26. Chance of precipitation is 10%.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 52.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 30.
Thursday
A slight chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly sunny, with a high near 55.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Partly cloudy, with a low around 31.
Friday
A chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 54.
Friday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29.
Saturday
A chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 50.

ABOUT THIS FORECAST

Point Forecast: 3 Miles SW Pitkin CO
 38.57°N 106.56°W (Elev. 9898 ft)
Last Update: 1:03 pm MDT Apr 26, 2015
Forecast Valid: 2pm MDT Apr 26, 2015-6pm MDT May 2, 2015
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