Heavy Snowfall in the Northern Rockies & Northern Plains; Critical Fire Weather Concerns Over the West

A low pressure system will bring significant snowfall from the northern Rockies into the northern Plains this weekend, along with bitterly cold temperatures. Meanwhile, dry and gusty conditions will result in critical fire weather conditions over parts of California and the Four Corners region. Across the East, temperatures will gradually turn cooler in most areas with scattered precipitation. Read More >

Current conditions at

Perry Stokes Airport (KTAD)

Lat: 37.26°NLon: 104.33°WElev: 5738ft.

Overcast

35°F

2°C

Humidity 57%
Wind Speed SE 5 mph
Barometer 30.24 in (1025.0 mb)
Dewpoint 21°F (-6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill31°F (-1°C)
Last update 23 Oct 3:54 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

7 Miles NNW Aguilar CO

Red Flag Warning October 24, 12:00pm until October 24, 07:00pm
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Red Flag Warning
  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 32. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 32 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 73. Breezy, with a west wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.

    Sunny then
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 73 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 32. Breezy, with a west wind 10 to 20 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Partly
    Cloudy and
    Breezy

    Low: 32 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of snow showers after noon.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 40. North northwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming east northeast in the afternoon.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    Snow Showers

    High: 40 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Snow showers.  Low around 9. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.

    Snow Showers

    Low: 9 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Snow showers likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 22. Northeast wind around 10 mph becoming south southeast in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely

    High: 22 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow showers before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12. South southwest wind around 10 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 12 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 46. West southwest wind around 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 46 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 26. Southwest wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 26 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 32. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest in the evening.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 73. Breezy, with a west wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 32. Breezy, with a west wind 10 to 20 mph.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of snow showers after noon. Increasing clouds, with a high near 40. North northwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming east northeast in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Snow showers. Low around 9. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.
Monday
Snow showers likely. Cloudy, with a high near 22. Northeast wind around 10 mph becoming south southeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow showers before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12. South southwest wind around 10 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 46. West southwest wind around 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 26. Southwest wind around 10 mph.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 54. West wind around 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 31. West wind around 10 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 55. West wind around 10 mph becoming north northeast in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 33. South southwest wind around 10 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 63. West southwest wind around 10 mph.
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Point Forecast:
7 Miles NNW Aguilar CO
 37.5°N 104.72°W (Elev. 6611 ft)
2:42 pm MDT Oct 23, 2020
4pm MDT Oct 23, 2020-6pm MDT Oct 30, 2020
 
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