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Elevated fire weather conditions persist on Tuesday

The risk for wildfires is elevated on Tuesday in portions of the Northwest. The combination of warm, windy and dry conditions will cause any fire that develops to potentially spread rapidly. These conditions are expected to persist through Tuesday evening. Numerous Red Flag Warnings have been issued.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Wolcott (8) (CO095)

Lat: 39.70087°NLon: 106.68395°WElev: 6966ft.

NA

76°F

24°C

Humidity 36%
Wind Speed N 1 G 4 MPH
Barometer NA
Dewpoint 47°F (8°C)
Visibility NA
Heat Index78°F (26°C)
Last update 03 Aug 6:36 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

11 Miles SSW Edwards CO

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 47. Southwest wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Scattered
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 47 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 9am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 75. Breezy, with a west wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms and
    Breezy

    High: 75 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 47. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph becoming south southwest 5 to 10 mph in the evening.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms and
    Breezy then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 47 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 2pm and 4pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. South wind 5 to 15 mph becoming west in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 10%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 77 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 49. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 49 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 48.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 48 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 75 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 49 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 47. Southwest wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 9am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 75. Breezy, with a west wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 47. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph becoming south southwest 5 to 10 mph in the evening.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 2pm and 4pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. South wind 5 to 15 mph becoming west in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 10%.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 49. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Friday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.
Friday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 71.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 73.
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Point Forecast:
11 Miles SSW Edwards CO
 39.51°N 106.69°W (Elev. 9140 ft)
5:33 pm MDT Aug 3, 2015
7pm MDT Aug 3, 2015-6pm MDT Aug 10, 2015
 
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