Heavy Rain In The Plains; Poor Air Quality Out West

A slow moving system in the central U.S. will bring a renewed period of locally heavy rain this weekend across much of the Plains. Isolated flash flooding is possible in this area. Meanwhile, smoke from ongoing wildfires will continue to cause poor air quality for much of the interior West, although fire weather conditions are generally improving in this region. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Perry Stokes Airport (KTAD)

Lat: 37.26°NLon: 104.33°WElev: 5738ft.

Mostly Cloudy

75°F

24°C

Humidity 55%
Wind Speed SE 17 G 26 mph
Barometer 30.23 in (1016.5 mb)
Dewpoint 58°F (14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 17 Aug 5:54 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

Trinidad CO

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 57 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 3pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 3pm and 4pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 81 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers between midnight and 3am.  Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 57. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west northwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 57 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 76. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 76 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 50. Northeast wind 5 to 15 mph becoming northwest after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 50 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east southeast in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 56 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east southeast in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 86 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 58. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west southwest after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 58 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 3pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 3pm and 4pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers between midnight and 3am. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 57. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west northwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 76. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 50. Northeast wind 5 to 15 mph becoming northwest after midnight.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east southeast in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest after midnight.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east southeast in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 58. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west southwest after midnight.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east northeast in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. East northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west southwest after midnight.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon.
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Point Forecast:
Trinidad CO
 37.18°N 104.5°W (Elev. 5997 ft)
5:42 pm MDT Aug 17, 2018
6pm MDT Aug 17, 2018-6pm MDT Aug 24, 2018
 
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