Winter Storm in the West; Severe Weather Across the Midwest

A strong winter storm will continue to progress across the Great Basin and Rockies bringing heavy mountain snow, high winds, and near blizzard conditions that will cause dangerous travel conditions. Severe thunderstorms and heavy rain are possible late Tuesday through the night from parts of the mid-Mississippi Valley to the Ohio Valley and southern Lower Michigan. Read More >

Current conditions at

San Luis Valley Regional Airport (KALS)

Lat: 37.44°NLon: 105.86°WElev: 7536ft.

Fair

35°F

2°C

Humidity 76%
Wind Speed W 9 mph
Barometer 29.74 in (1002.6 mb)
Dewpoint 28°F (-2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill28°F (-2°C)
Last update 26 Feb 11:52 pm MST
Extended Forecast for

South Fork CO

Winter Storm Warning until February 27, 11:00pm
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Winter Storm Warning
  •  
    Winter Storm Warning until February 27, 11:00pm

    NOW until
    11:00pm Tue

    Winter Storm Warning

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Snow.  Low around 24. Windy, with a west southwest wind 25 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Snow and
    Windy

    Low: 24 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Snow likely, mainly before 2pm. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly sunny, with a high near 37. Very windy, with a west wind 35 to 40 mph, with gusts as high as 60 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Snow Likely
    and Very
    Windy

    High: 37 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around -10. Wind chill values between -15 and -25. Breezy, with a west wind 20 to 25 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    and Breezy
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: -10 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 42. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 42 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 4. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 4 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 46. West southwest wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 46 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 10. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 10 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 46. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 10 to 20 mph.

    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 46 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Snow. Low around 24. Windy, with a west southwest wind 25 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Tuesday
Snow likely, mainly before 2pm. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 37. Very windy, with a west wind 35 to 40 mph, with gusts as high as 60 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around -10. Wind chill values between -15 and -25. Breezy, with a west wind 20 to 25 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 42. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the morning.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 4. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 46. West southwest wind 5 to 15 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 10. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 46. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 10 to 20 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 13. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 20 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 45. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 16. Windy, with a southwest wind 25 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.
Sunday
Snow showers likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 34. Windy, with a southwest wind around 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 5. Breezy, with a west southwest wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 31. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph.
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Point Forecast:
South Fork CO
 37.67°N 106.63°W (Elev. 8199 ft)
11:27 pm MST Feb 26, 2024
12am MST Feb 27, 2024-6pm MST Mar 3, 2024
 
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