Powerful Pacific Storm to Bring Widespread Hazardous Weather to West Coast; Two Storm Systems to Impact Central and Eastern U.S.

A powerful Pacific storm will hammer the West Coast into Friday with strong winds, heavy rain and heavy mountain snow. Heavy rain will bring a threat of flash flooding along recent burn scars while blizzard conditions are expected in the Sierras. Meanwhile, two winter storms will bring areas of heavy snow and freezing rain followed by bitter cold into this weekend from the Plains to the Northeast. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

SALTER (SAWC2)

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

NA

30°F

-1°C

Humidity 97%
Wind Speed WSW 11 G 22 MPH
Barometer NA
Dewpoint 29°F (-2°C)
Visibility NA
Wind Chill21°F (-6°C)
Last update 16 Jan 12:24 pm MST
Extended Forecast for

Dolores CO

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 40 percent chance of snow showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 34. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 34 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of snow showers before 9pm.  Areas of fog between 10pm and 5am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. North wind around 5 mph becoming east in the evening.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    and Areas Fog
    then Areas
    Fog

    Low: 22 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of snow showers after 11am.  Patchy fog between 7am and 10am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 39. East northeast wind around 5 mph becoming south in the afternoon.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 39 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Snow showers.  Low around 28. South southeast wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.

    Snow Showers

    Low: 28 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Snow showers likely, mainly before 11am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 34. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Snow Showers
    Likely then
    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 34 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 14.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 14 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 36.

    Sunny

    High: 36 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 16.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 16 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 40.

    Sunny

    High: 40 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 40 percent chance of snow showers. Cloudy, with a high near 34. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of snow showers before 9pm. Areas of fog between 10pm and 5am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. North wind around 5 mph becoming east in the evening.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of snow showers after 11am. Patchy fog between 7am and 10am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 39. East northeast wind around 5 mph becoming south in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Snow showers. Low around 28. South southeast wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.
Friday
Snow showers likely, mainly before 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 34. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 14.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 36.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 16.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 40.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 22.
M.L.King Day
Partly sunny, with a high near 34.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 30.
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Point Forecast:
Dolores CO
 37.46°N 108.5°W (Elev. 7169 ft)
11:34 am MST Jan 16, 2019
1pm MST Jan 16, 2019-6pm MST Jan 22, 2019
 
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