Dangerous Heat Building in the South; Severe Storms From Plains To MS Valley

Intensifying high pressure is producing dangerous heat and humidity in the south-central U.S. with heat indexes possibly exceeding 110. Triple digit heat will also continue for some western areas. Elsewhere, a front moving through the central U.S. may produce severe thunderstorms and heavy rainfall in parts of the Plains and MS Valley through Friday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

DW6226 Ridgway (D6226)

Lat: 38.15277°NLon: 107.76173°WElev: 6995ft.

NA

92°F

33°C

Humidity 15%
Wind Speed NE 4 MPH
Barometer 29.73 in
Dewpoint 38°F (3°C)
Visibility NA
Heat Index88°F (31°C)
Last update 19 Jul 2:28 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

Ouray CO

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 85 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 59. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 59 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 82. Light and variable wind becoming south 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. South southwest wind around 5 mph becoming southeast in the evening.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 59 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. South southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 57 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 81.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 58 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 81.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast after midnight.
Friday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 82. Light and variable wind becoming south 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. South southwest wind around 5 mph becoming southeast in the evening.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. South southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 81.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 81.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 80.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
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Point Forecast:
Ouray CO
 38.08°N 107.7°W (Elev. 7874 ft)
1:33 pm MDT Jul 19, 2018
3pm MDT Jul 19, 2018-6pm MDT Jul 25, 2018
 
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