Heavy rain and mountain snow across the northwestern U.S. this weekend
A Pacific storm system will continue to impact the West Coast through Sunday. Heavy rainfall could lead to flash flooding, river and small stream flooding, as well as mudslides and debris flows, especially over burn scars. At higher elevations, strong winds and heavy snowfall, with accumulations of 1 to 3 feet, could result in hazardous travel through mountain passes.
Hazardous Weather Conditions
Wind SpeedSE 5 MPH
Barometer30.12 in (1019.4 mb)
Visibility10.00 mi Wind Chill26°F (-3°C)
Current conditions at
Montrose, Montrose Regional Airport (KMTJ)
Lat: 38.50500 Lon: -107.89750 Elev: 5758ft.
Central Gunnison and Uncompahgre River Basin
Early This Morning Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of rain and snow. Today Cloudy. A chance of rain and snow in the morning...then a chance of rain in the afternoon. Highs in the 30s. Chance of precipitation 50 percent. Tonight Cloudy with a 50 percent chance of rain and snow. Lows in the 20s. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph after midnight. Monday Cloudy with a 50 percent chance of rain and snow. Highs in the 30s. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph. Gusts up to 20 mph increasing to 30 mph in the afternoon. Monday Night Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of snow. Lows 15 to 25. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph. Gusts up to 20 mph in the evening. Tuesday Partly sunny. Highs 25 to 35. Tuesday Night Partly cloudy. Lows 10 to 20. Wednesday Sunny. Highs 35 to 45. Wednesday Night Partly cloudy. Lows 15 to 25. Christmas Day Partly sunny in the morning then becoming mostly cloudy. A 30 percent chance of snow. Highs in the 30s. Thursday Night Mostly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of snow in the evening. Lows 10 to 20. Friday Partly sunny. Highs in the 20s. Friday Night And Saturday Partly cloudy. Lows 5 to 15. Highs 25 to 35.
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