Severe Thunderstorms Likely Across Much of the Great Plains; Critical Fire Weather Conditions in the High Plains

Widespread severe thunderstorms capable of producing large hail, tornadoes (a few of which may become strong) and damaging winds are likely to develop across portions of the Central U.S. this evening. Strong to severe storms will also be possible in the Mid-Atlantic. Elevated to Critical fire weather conditions are possible for much of the central and southern High Plains today and Tuesday. Read More >

Current conditions at

San Luis Valley Regional Airport (KALS)

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

Overcast and Windy

52°F

11°C

Humidity 13%
Wind Speed W 26 G 41 mph
Barometer 29.78 in (1004.1 mb)
Dewpoint 2°F (-17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill45°F (7°C)
Last update 15 Apr 3:52 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

Monte Vista CO

Red Flag Warning until April 15, 06:00pm
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Red Flag Warning
  •  
    Red Flag Warning until April 15, 06:00pm

    NOW until
    6:00pm Mon

    Red Flag Warning

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Patchy blowing dust. Partly sunny, with a high near 55. Windy, with a west southwest wind around 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.

    Patchy
    Blowing Dust
    and Windy

    High: 55 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. Windy, with a west wind 25 to 30 mph decreasing to 15 to 20 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 45 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    and Windy

    Low: 28 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 65. Breezy, with a northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Decreasing
    Clouds and
    Breezy

    High: 65 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 25. Blustery, with a northwest wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 5 to 10 mph after midnight.

    Mostly Clear
    and Blustery
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 25 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 67. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west southwest 15 to 25 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.

    Sunny then
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 67 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 27. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 25 mph decreasing to 5 to 15 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    and Breezy
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 27 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 69. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 5 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 25 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.

    Sunny then
    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 69 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 34. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 10 to 20 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Breezy
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 34 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Patchy blowing dust. Partly sunny, with a high near 55. Windy, with a west southwest wind around 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. Windy, with a west wind 25 to 30 mph decreasing to 15 to 20 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 45 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 65. Breezy, with a northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 25. Blustery, with a northwest wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 5 to 10 mph after midnight.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 67. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west southwest 15 to 25 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 27. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 25 mph decreasing to 5 to 15 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 69. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 5 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 25 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 34. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 10 to 20 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 69. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 33. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Saturday
A chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 66. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 32. West wind 10 to 15 mph becoming north northeast after midnight.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 66. South wind 5 to 15 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 33. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 70. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Monte Vista CO
 37.59°N 106.14°W (Elev. 7641 ft)
2:36 pm MDT Apr 15, 2024
4pm MDT Apr 15, 2024-6pm MDT Apr 22, 2024
 
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