Western Heat and Monsoon Continues; Increasing Moisture in the East

High pressure continues to produce excessive heat and critical fire weather conditions for portions of the west, with heavy rains and potential for flash flooding associated with the monsoons in the southwest. Meanwhile, a cold front approaching the east coast is increasing the humidity and heat index, and bringing potential for heavy rain and flash flooding. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

San Luis Valley Regional Airport (KALS)

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

Overcast

58°F

14°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.41 in (1022.1 mb)
Dewpoint 56°F (13°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 16 Jul 7:52 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

Monte Vista CO

  • Today

    Today: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 78. Light and variable wind becoming south southeast 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 78 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 7pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming light and variable  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    Low: 51 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 80. Light and variable wind becoming west southwest 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 50 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming north in the morning.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 85 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 50. West wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 50 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east southeast in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 87 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 51. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 51 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east southeast in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 86 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 78. Light and variable wind becoming south southeast 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming light and variable after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 80. Light and variable wind becoming west southwest 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming north in the morning.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 50. West wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east southeast in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 51. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east southeast in the afternoon.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest in the evening.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 84. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east southeast in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 84. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Monte Vista CO
 37.59°N 106.14°W (Elev. 7641 ft)
7:10 am MDT Jul 16, 2018
8am MDT Jul 16, 2018-6pm MDT Jul 22, 2018
 
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