Ongoing Historic Flooding; Rain with Mountain Snow on Both Coasts this Week

Relatively dry weather is expected the next few days across the Plains where historic flooding is occurring. Pacific storms will keep conditions unsettled on the West coast with rain and Mountain snow. A coastal low will develop later this week ahead of a Canadian cold front with rain in the Mid-Atlantic, and areas of snow, locally heavy, in the Northeast. Gusty winds will accompany the storm. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

SALTER (SAWC2)

Lat: 37.651111°NLon: 108.536944°WElev: 8201ft.

NA

53°F

12°C

Humidity 20%
Wind Speed S 4 G 11 MPH
Barometer NA
Dewpoint 13°F (-11°C)
Visibility NA
Last update 20 Mar 3:24 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

Dolores CO

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a high near 51. Southeast wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 51 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain and snow showers likely, becoming all snow after 5am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 34. Breezy, with an east southeast wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Isolated
    Rain/Snow
    then
    Rain/Snow
    Likely and
    Breezy

    Low: 34 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Snow showers before 9am, then rain and snow showers between 9am and 11am, then rain showers after 11am. Some thunder is also possible.  High near 46. Breezy, with a southeast wind 20 to 25 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

    Breezy.
    Rain/Snow
    then Showers

    High: 46 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Rain showers likely before 8pm, then rain and snow showers likely between 8pm and 10pm, then snow showers likely after 10pm. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely then
    Snow Showers
    Likely

    Low: 27 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 40 percent chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 43. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 43 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 26 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 47.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 47 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A slight chance of rain showers before 8pm, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers between 8pm and 9pm, then a chance of snow showers after 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Snow Showers

    Low: 30 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of snow showers before noon, then a slight chance of rain showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly sunny, with a high near 48.

    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 48 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a high near 51. Southeast wind around 10 mph.
Tonight
Rain and snow showers likely, becoming all snow after 5am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 34. Breezy, with an east southeast wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Thursday
Snow showers before 9am, then rain and snow showers between 9am and 11am, then rain showers after 11am. Some thunder is also possible. High near 46. Breezy, with a southeast wind 20 to 25 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Thursday Night
Rain showers likely before 8pm, then rain and snow showers likely between 8pm and 10pm, then snow showers likely after 10pm. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 43. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26.
Saturday
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 47.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of rain showers before 8pm, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers between 8pm and 9pm, then a chance of snow showers after 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30.
Sunday
A chance of snow showers before noon, then a slight chance of rain showers. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 48.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 26.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 52.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 28.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 58.
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Point Forecast:
Dolores CO
 37.46°N 108.5°W (Elev. 7169 ft)
3:05 pm MDT Mar 20, 2019
3pm MDT Mar 20, 2019-6pm MDT Mar 26, 2019
 
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