Winter Storm Impacting the Central and Eastern U.S.; Another Winter Storm Moves into the West

A strengthening winter storm with trailing cold front will continue to progress across the central U.S. today then the eastern U.S. on Wednesday. Areas of heavy snow, severe thunderstorms, record high temperatures, high winds, and critical fire weather are expected due to the storm. Another storm system is likely to spread heavy rain and snow with strong winds across the West later this week. Read More >

Current conditions at

San Luis Valley Regional Airport (KALS)

Lat: 37.44°NLon: 105.86°WElev: 7536ft.

Fair and Windy

42°F

6°C

Humidity 58%
Wind Speed SW 29 G 43 mph
Barometer 29.63 in (1000.4 mb)
Dewpoint 28°F (-2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill31°F (-1°C)
Last update 27 Feb 10:52 am MST
Extended Forecast for

12 Miles SW Monte Vista CO

Winter Storm Warning until February 27, 11:00pm
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Winter Storm Warning
  •  
    Winter Storm Warning until February 27, 11:00pm

    NOW until
    11:00pm Tue

    Winter Storm Warning

  • Today

    Today: A 40 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before 3pm. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly sunny, with a high near 35. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 55 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 35 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 9. Wind chill values between -5 and 5. Breezy, with a west wind 20 to 25 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Breezy
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 9 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 38. Wind chill values between zero and 10. West wind around 5 mph becoming south in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 38 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 19. West wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 19 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 44. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 44 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 25. West wind around 15 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 25 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 44. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 10 to 20 mph.

    Sunny then
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 44 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 28. West southwest wind around 15 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 28 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 40 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before 3pm. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 35. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 55 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 9. Wind chill values between -5 and 5. Breezy, with a west wind 20 to 25 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph after midnight.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 38. Wind chill values between zero and 10. West wind around 5 mph becoming south in the morning.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 19. West wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 44. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 25. West wind around 15 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 44. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 10 to 20 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 28. West southwest wind around 15 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 42. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow showers after 11pm. Patchy blowing snow after 5am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 27. Windy, with a south southwest wind 25 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.
Sunday
A chance of snow showers. Patchy blowing snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 32. Windy, with a west southwest wind around 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.
Sunday Night
A chance of snow showers. Patchy blowing snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 25 mph.
Monday
Patchy blowing snow. Mostly sunny, with a high near 28. West wind around 15 mph.
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Point Forecast:
12 Miles SW Monte Vista CO
 37.47°N 106.3°W (Elev. 9019 ft)
11:06 am MST Feb 27, 2024
11am MST Feb 27, 2024-6pm MST Mar 4, 2024
 
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