Dangerous Heat Across The Southern U.S. And Severe Thunderstorms In The Plains and Upper Midwest

After a sweltering weekend, heat advisories and excessive heat warnings continue across the southern tier of the U.S. with the potential for more record high temperatures and very dangerous heat indices. Also, severe thunderstorms with all hazards, including tornadoes, hail, damaging winds and heavy rain, are expected this afternoon and evening from the Upper Midwest to the central High Plains. Read More >

Current conditions at

Cortez-Montezuma County Airport (KCEZ)

Lat: 37.30706°NLon: 108.62644°WElev: 5902ft.

NA

91°F

33°C

Humidity 21%
Wind Speed S 14 MPH
Barometer 30.14 in (1020.66 mb)
Dewpoint 47°F (8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index87°F (31°C)
Last update 13 Jul 12:20 PM MDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles SW Cortez CO

Red Flag Warning until July 13, 09:00pm
Red Flag Warning July 14, 12:00pm until July 14, 08:00pm
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Red Flag Warning
Red Flag Warning
  •  
    Red Flag Warning until July 13, 09:00pm

    NOW until
    9:00pm Mon

    Red Flag Warning

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Isolated showers between 1pm and 5pm.  Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 98. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 10 to 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 98 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 20 mph becoming south 5 to 10 mph after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy
    and Breezy
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 58 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. East wind 5 to 15 mph becoming west in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 94 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 57. West wind 10 to 15 mph becoming light and variable  after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 57 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. Light and variable wind becoming west southwest 5 to 10 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 94 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 58 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 93.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 93 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 58 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Isolated showers between 1pm and 5pm. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 98. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 10 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 20 mph becoming south 5 to 10 mph after midnight.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. East wind 5 to 15 mph becoming west in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 57. West wind 10 to 15 mph becoming light and variable after midnight.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. Light and variable wind becoming west southwest 5 to 10 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 93.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Friday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 92.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 93.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles SW Cortez CO
 37.3°N 108.62°W (Elev. 5984 ft)
11:47 am MDT Jul 13, 2020
12pm MDT Jul 13, 2020-6pm MDT Jul 19, 2020
 
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