Critical Fire Conditions Across the West; a few Severe Storms from the Plains to New England

Critical fire weather conditions will continue across the Inter-mountain West through much of the upcoming weekend, where Red Flag Warnings are in effect. Strong to a few severe storms are possible along a cold front from New England to the south-Central Plains, and across the north-central High Plains today. Locally heavy rainfall is also possible in these areas. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

San Luis Valley Regional Airport (KALS)

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

Fair

78°F

26°C

Humidity 27%
Wind Speed SW 13 G 18 mph
Barometer 30.20 in (1013.7 mb)
Dewpoint 41°F (5°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index78°F (26°C)
Last update 22 Aug 1:52 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NNW Alamosa CO

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 3pm and 5pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 45. West wind 5 to 15 mph becoming southeast after midnight.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 45 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. Light and variable wind becoming west 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 45. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming light north  in the evening.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 45 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 82. Light west wind becoming west northwest 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 47. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light west  after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 47 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 85. Light west wind becoming west northwest 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 85 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 49. West wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 49 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Sunny, with a high near 85. Light northwest wind becoming west 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 85 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 3pm and 5pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 45. West wind 5 to 15 mph becoming southeast after midnight. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. Light and variable wind becoming west 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon.
Friday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 45. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming light north in the evening.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 82. Light west wind becoming west northwest 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 47. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light west after midnight.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 85. Light west wind becoming west northwest 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 49. West wind 5 to 15 mph.
Monday
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Sunny, with a high near 85. Light northwest wind becoming west 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 46. West wind 10 to 15 mph becoming light and variable after midnight.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 83. Light and variable wind becoming west 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 46. West wind 10 to 15 mph decreasing to 5 to 10 mph after midnight.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. Light and variable wind becoming south southwest 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NNW Alamosa CO
 37.5°N 105.88°W (Elev. 7497 ft)
1:15 pm MDT Aug 22, 2019
2pm MDT Aug 22, 2019-6pm MDT Aug 28, 2019
 
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