System Arriving Into the Four Corners Region and Southern Plains

A system will approach the Four Corners and southern Plains on Thursday to produce a few hazards. Heavy snow is expected in the central and southern Rockies. A few thunderstorms with large hail will be possible over parts of the Texas Panhandle and western Oklahoma. Critical fire weather threats from gusty winds and very dry conditions are likely from the Texas Panhandle to eastern New Mexico. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Durango-La Plata County Airport (KDRO)

Lat: 37.14°NLon: 107.76°WElev: 6627ft.

Fair

9°C

49°F

Humidity 38%
Wind Speed E 13 km/h
Barometer 1017.0 mb (30.01 in)
Dewpoint -4°C (24°F)
Visibility 16 km
Wind Chill8°C (46°F)
Last update 3 Mar 5:53 pm MST
Extended Forecast for

20 Miles ESE Navajo Dam NM

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of snow showers before 11pm, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 11pm and 2am, then snow showers likely after 2am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around -2. Southeast wind 15 to 20 km/h becoming southwest 20 to 25 km/h after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of 1 to 2 centimeters possible.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    Low: -2 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Snow showers likely before 2pm, then a chance of rain showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly sunny, with a high near 6. Breezy, with a west wind 25 to 30 km/h increasing to 35 to 40 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 55 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 centimeters possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely then
    Chance
    Rain/Snow and
    Breezy

    High: 6 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around -7. West wind 25 to 35 km/h becoming north 10 to 20 km/h after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: -7 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 12. East wind 5 to 10 km/h.

    Sunny

    High: 12 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around -4. East wind around 10 km/h.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: -4 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 11.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 11 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around -2.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: -2 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 13.

    Sunny

    High: 13 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around -1.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: -1 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A chance of snow showers before 11pm, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 11pm and 2am, then snow showers likely after 2am. Increasing clouds, with a low around -2. Southeast wind 15 to 20 km/h becoming southwest 20 to 25 km/h after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of 1 to 2 centimeters possible.
Thursday
Snow showers likely before 2pm, then a chance of rain showers. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 6. Breezy, with a west wind 25 to 30 km/h increasing to 35 to 40 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 55 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 centimeters possible.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -7. West wind 25 to 35 km/h becoming north 10 to 20 km/h after midnight.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 12. East wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around -4. East wind around 10 km/h.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 11.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around -2.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 13.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -1.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 13.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -1.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 10.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -3.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 7.
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Point Forecast:
20 Miles ESE Navajo Dam NM
 36.73°N 107.26°W (Elev. 2255 m)
5:15 pm MST Mar 3, 2021
6pm MST Mar 3, 2021-6pm MST Mar 10, 2021
 
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