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

Ridgway CO

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 93 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 55. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southeast after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 55 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 90. Light and variable wind becoming south southeast 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. South southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 54 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 9am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 86 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 53 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 9am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 87.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 87 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 53 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 87.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 87 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 55. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southeast after midnight.
Friday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 90. Light and variable wind becoming south southeast 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. South southeast wind around 5 mph.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 9am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 9am. Partly sunny, with a high near 87.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 87.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 86.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 88.
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Point Forecast:
Ridgway CO
 38.15°N 107.76°W (Elev. 7110 ft)
1:33 pm MDT Jul 19, 2018
3pm MDT Jul 19, 2018-6pm MDT Jul 25, 2018
 
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