Critical Fire Weather Concerns in the Plains; Powerful Storm in the West; Heavy Lake-Effect Snow Downwind of the Great Lakes

Very warm, dry air combined with winds gusting as high as 30 mph will support critical fire weather concerns across the central Plains through this afternoon. In the west, blizzard conditions in the mountains and heavy coastal rain will prevail through the weekend. Hazardous travel is anticipated. Lake-effect snow will develop over the upper parts of Michigan and southeast Lake Ontario today. Read More >

Current conditions at

Pagosa Springs, Wolf Creek Pass (KCPW)

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

Fair

30°F

-1°C

Humidity 43%
Wind Speed SW 20 G 26 mph
Barometer 30.18 in
Dewpoint 10°F (-12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill17°F (-8°C)
Last update 29 Feb 3:35 pm MST
Extended Forecast for

17 Miles SSW South Fork CO

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 28. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 28 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 16. West southwest wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 16 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 27. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 20 mph increasing to 20 to 25 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 27 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Patchy blowing snow. Partly cloudy, with a low around 18. Breezy, with a southwest wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.

    Patchy
    Blowing Snow
    and Breezy

    Low: 18 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Patchy blowing snow. Mostly sunny, with a high near 25. Very windy, with a southwest wind 25 to 30 mph increasing to 35 to 40 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 60 mph.

    Patchy
    Blowing Snow
    and Very
    Windy

    High: 25 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Snow showers likely, mainly after 11pm.  Widespread blowing snow, mainly after 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. Very windy, with a southwest wind 40 to 45 mph, with gusts as high as 65 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 16 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow showers likely.  Widespread blowing snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 20. Very windy, with a southwest wind 40 to 45 mph, with gusts as high as 70 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Blowing Snow

    High: 20 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 50 percent chance of snow showers.  Widespread blowing snow, mainly before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15. Very windy, with a southwest wind 35 to 40 mph decreasing to 25 to 30 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 55 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 15 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 40 percent chance of snow showers.  Patchy blowing snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 21. Breezy, with a southwest wind 20 to 25 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    High: 21 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 28. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 16. West southwest wind around 10 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 27. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 20 mph increasing to 20 to 25 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.
Friday Night
Patchy blowing snow. Partly cloudy, with a low around 18. Breezy, with a southwest wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.
Saturday
Patchy blowing snow. Mostly sunny, with a high near 25. Very windy, with a southwest wind 25 to 30 mph increasing to 35 to 40 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 60 mph.
Saturday Night
Snow showers likely, mainly after 11pm. Widespread blowing snow, mainly after 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. Very windy, with a southwest wind 40 to 45 mph, with gusts as high as 65 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Sunday
Snow showers likely. Widespread blowing snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 20. Very windy, with a southwest wind 40 to 45 mph, with gusts as high as 70 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday Night
A 50 percent chance of snow showers. Widespread blowing snow, mainly before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15. Very windy, with a southwest wind 35 to 40 mph decreasing to 25 to 30 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 55 mph.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of snow showers. Patchy blowing snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 21. Breezy, with a southwest wind 20 to 25 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 7. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 25 mph.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 23. Southwest wind around 15 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. West southwest wind around 15 mph.
Wednesday
A chance of snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 24. Southwest wind around 15 mph.
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Point Forecast:
17 Miles SSW South Fork CO
 37.46°N 106.8°W (Elev. 11398 ft)
2:39 pm MST Feb 29, 2024
3pm MST Feb 29, 2024-6pm MST Mar 6, 2024
 
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