Monsoon Flood Threat and Heat Building Out West

The monsoon threat with heavy rain and thunderstorms continues across a large portion of the West. Flash flood watches are in effect from New Mexico to Montana and Idaho and debris flows remain possible near vulnerable burn scars. Also out West, excessive heat watches are in effect and start Tuesday across the Interior Northwest and parts of the Southwest into the desert of southern California. Read More >

Current conditions at

Salida - Monarch Pass (KMYP)

Lat: 38.5°NLon: 106.32°WElev: 11893ft.

Partly Cloudy

12°C

54°F

Humidity 77%
Wind Speed W 19 km/h
Barometer 30.84 in
Dewpoint 8°C (46°F)
Visibility 16 km
Wind Chill10°C (50°F)
Last update 2 Aug 1:36 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

11 Miles NNE Masonic Park CO

Flash Flood Watch until August 2, 10:00pm
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Flash Flood Watch
  •  
    Flash Flood Watch until August 2, 10:00pm

    NOW until
    10:00pm Mon

    Flash Flood Watch

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  High near 15. West wind 10 to 15 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 15 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers between midnight and 1am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Low around 8. West wind 10 to 15 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    Heavy Rain
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 8 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A slight chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms after 9am.  High near 15. Northwest wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming southeast in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms

    High: 15 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 9pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 9pm and midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 8. North northwest wind 10 to 15 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 8 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 16. Northwest wind 15 to 20 km/h becoming east northeast in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Sunny then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 16 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly clear, with a low around 8. East northeast wind 10 to 20 km/h becoming west northwest after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Clear

    Low: 8 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Sunny, with a high near 18. West northwest wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming east southeast in the morning.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 18 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 9. Southwest wind around 15 km/h.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 9 °C

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. High near 15. West wind 10 to 15 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers between midnight and 1am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Low around 8. West wind 10 to 15 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms after 9am. High near 15. Northwest wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming southeast in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.
Tuesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 9pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 9pm and midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 8. North northwest wind 10 to 15 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 16. Northwest wind 15 to 20 km/h becoming east northeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly clear, with a low around 8. East northeast wind 10 to 20 km/h becoming west northwest after midnight.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Sunny, with a high near 18. West northwest wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming east southeast in the morning.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 9. Southwest wind around 15 km/h.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Sunny, with a high near 19. West wind 20 to 25 km/h.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 10. West wind 15 to 20 km/h.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 18. West wind 15 to 20 km/h.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 8. West wind around 15 km/h.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 17. West wind 15 to 20 km/h.
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Point Forecast:
11 Miles NNE Masonic Park CO
 37.83°N 106.59°W (Elev. 3230 m)
12:13 pm MDT Aug 2, 2021
1pm MDT Aug 2, 2021-6pm MDT Aug 8, 2021
 
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