Monsoon Flood Threat and Heat Building Out West

The monsoon threat with heavy rain and thunderstorms continues across a large portion of the West. Flash flood watches are in effect from New Mexico to Montana and Idaho and debris flows remain possible near vulnerable burn scars. Also out West, excessive heat watches are in effect and start Tuesday across the Interior Northwest and parts of the Southwest into the desert of southern California. Read More >

Current conditions at

Pagosa Springs, Wolf Creek Pass (KCPW)

Lat: 37.45°NLon: 106.8°WElev: 11759ft.

Thunderstorm in Vicinity

8°C

46°F

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed N 11 km/h
Barometer 30.77 in
Dewpoint 6°C (43°F)
Visibility 16 km
Wind Chill6°C (42°F)
Last update 2 Aug 3:55 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

16 Miles SW Capulin CO

Flash Flood Watch August 3, 12:00pm until August 4, 12:00am
Flash Flood Watch until August 3, 12:00am
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Flash Flood Watch
Flash Flood Watch
  •  
    Flash Flood Watch until August 3, 12:00am

    NOW until
    12:00am Tue

    Flash Flood Watch

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers and thunderstorms likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Cloudy, with a high near 17. Southwest wind around 15 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 17 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 7pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 6. West wind 10 to 15 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 6 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon.  High near 18. West wind 5 to 15 km/h becoming east in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms

    High: 18 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 9pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 9pm and midnight, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 6. North northwest wind 10 to 15 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 6 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 18. North northwest wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming northeast 15 to 20 km/h in the afternoon.  New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 18 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly clear, with a low around 6. East northeast wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming west northwest after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 6 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 21. West northwest wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming east southeast in the afternoon.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 21 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 8. Southwest wind 10 to 15 km/h.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 8 °C

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Cloudy, with a high near 17. Southwest wind around 15 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 7pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 6. West wind 10 to 15 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. High near 18. West wind 5 to 15 km/h becoming east in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.
Tuesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 9pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 9pm and midnight, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 6. North northwest wind 10 to 15 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 18. North northwest wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming northeast 15 to 20 km/h in the afternoon. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly clear, with a low around 6. East northeast wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming west northwest after midnight.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 21. West northwest wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming east southeast in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 8. Southwest wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Sunny, with a high near 22. West southwest wind 15 to 25 km/h.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 8. West southwest wind 15 to 20 km/h.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 22. West southwest wind 15 to 20 km/h increasing to 20 to 25 km/h in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 8. West southwest wind 15 to 20 km/h.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 21. West southwest wind 10 to 20 km/h.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 8. West wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 20. Southwest wind 10 to 15 km/h.
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Point Forecast:
16 Miles SW Capulin CO
 37.15°N 106.35°W (Elev. 3042 m)
2:59 pm MDT Aug 2, 2021
4pm MDT Aug 2, 2021-6pm MDT Aug 9, 2021
 
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