Blizzard Conditions Over the Sierra Nevada Mountains; Critical Fire Weather in the High Plains

A strong winter storm across the west is currently producing heavy mountain snow, strong/high winds, and heavy low elevation rain to parts of the Pacific Northwest, Great Basin, California and the northern/central Rockies. Impacts are expected to continue through Sunday. Across the High Plains, strong winds and dry air will support Critical to Elevated fire weather conditions through the weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

Salida - Monarch Pass (KMYP)

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

Fair and Windy

21°F

-6°C

Humidity 58%
Wind Speed W 39 G 47 mph
Barometer 30.08 in
Dewpoint 9°F (-13°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill1°F (-17°C)
Last update 2 Mar 2:17 am MST
Extended Forecast for

9 Miles N Creede CO

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly clear, with a low around 12. Wind chill values between -5 and -10. Windy, with a southwest wind 25 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    and Windy

    Low: 12 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Widespread blowing snow, mainly after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 22. Wind chill values between -10 and zero. Very windy, with a southwest wind 30 to 35 mph increasing to 40 to 45 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 65 mph.

    Blowing Snow
    and Very
    Windy

    High: 22 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Snow likely, mainly after 11pm.  Widespread blowing snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12. Wind chill values between -5 and -15. Very windy, with a southwest wind 40 to 50 mph, with gusts as high as 70 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Snow Likely
    and Blowing
    Snow

    Low: 12 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow.  Widespread blowing snow. High near 16. Wind chill values between -5 and -15. Very windy, with a west southwest wind 40 to 45 mph, with gusts as high as 70 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Snow and
    Blowing Snow

    High: 16 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 40 percent chance of snow.  Widespread blowing snow, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9. Very windy, with a west southwest wind 35 to 40 mph decreasing to 25 to 30 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 55 mph.

    Chance Snow
    and Blowing
    Snow

    Low: 9 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly before 11am.  Patchy blowing snow after 10am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 20. Windy, with a west southwest wind 20 to 30 mph.

    Chance Snow
    and Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    High: 20 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Patchy blowing snow before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 20 mph.

    Patchy
    Blowing Snow
    and Breezy
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 8 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of snow after 11am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 21. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 20 mph.

    Chance Snow
    and Breezy

    High: 21 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 10. Southwest wind around 15 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow

    Low: 10 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly clear, with a low around 12. Wind chill values between -5 and -10. Windy, with a southwest wind 25 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.
Saturday
Widespread blowing snow, mainly after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 22. Wind chill values between -10 and zero. Very windy, with a southwest wind 30 to 35 mph increasing to 40 to 45 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 65 mph.
Saturday Night
Snow likely, mainly after 11pm. Widespread blowing snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12. Wind chill values between -5 and -15. Very windy, with a southwest wind 40 to 50 mph, with gusts as high as 70 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Sunday
Snow. Widespread blowing snow. High near 16. Wind chill values between -5 and -15. Very windy, with a west southwest wind 40 to 45 mph, with gusts as high as 70 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow. Widespread blowing snow, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9. Very windy, with a west southwest wind 35 to 40 mph decreasing to 25 to 30 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 55 mph.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly before 11am. Patchy blowing snow after 10am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 20. Windy, with a west southwest wind 20 to 30 mph.
Monday Night
Patchy blowing snow before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 20 mph.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of snow after 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 21. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 20 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 10. Southwest wind around 15 mph.
Wednesday
Snow likely, mainly after 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 20. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9. West southwest wind around 15 mph.
Thursday
Snow likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 18. West southwest wind around 15 mph.
Thursday Night
Snow likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8. Southwest wind around 15 mph.
Friday
Snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 15. Southwest wind around 15 mph becoming west northwest in the morning.
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Point Forecast:
9 Miles N Creede CO
 37.98°N 106.92°W (Elev. 13051 ft)
11:46 pm MST Mar 1, 2024
2am MST Mar 2, 2024-6pm MST Mar 8, 2024
 
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