Heavy Snow for the Northern Rockies & Northern Plains; Critical Fire Weather Conditions for Parts of the West

A storm system will bring heavy snow and gusty winds from the northern Rockies to 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. A cold front in the East will bring scattered showers and storms with cool temperatures for the Northeast. Read More >

Current conditions at

Saguache, Saguache Municipal Airport (K04V)

Lat: 38.1°NLon: 106.17°WElev: 7825ft.

Partly Cloudy

14°C

57°F

Humidity 31%
Wind Speed SW 31 G 41 km/h
Barometer 29.81 in
Dewpoint -3°C (27°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 25 Oct 10:55 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

Moffat CO

Winter Storm Warning October 25, 06:00pm until October 26, 06:00pm
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Winter Storm Warning
  • Today

    Today: Rain likely, mainly after 3pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 13. West southwest wind 20 to 25 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts of less than 1 mm possible.

    Rain Likely

    High: 13 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain before 7pm, then rain and snow between 7pm and 8pm, then snow after 8pm. The snow could be heavy at times.  Low around -12. West southwest wind 10 to 20 km/h becoming northeast in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 7 to 11 centimeters possible.

    Rain/Snow
    then Heavy
    Snow

    Low: -12 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Snow.  High near -5. Wind chill values between -10 and -20. North wind 10 to 20 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 6 to 10 centimeters possible.

    Snow

    High: -5 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around -16. Wind chill values between -20 and -25. North wind 10 to 15 km/h.

    Chance Snow
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: -16 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 3. North northeast wind 5 to 10 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 3 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around -11. North northeast wind 10 to 15 km/h.

    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: -11 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of snow before 3pm, then a chance of rain and snow.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 7. North northwest wind 10 to 15 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Snow
    then Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 7 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of rain and snow before 8pm, then a chance of snow between 8pm and midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around -8. North northwest wind around 10 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: -8 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 8. Northwest wind around 10 km/h becoming south southwest in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 8 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Rain likely, mainly after 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 13. West southwest wind 20 to 25 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts of less than 1 mm possible.
Tonight
Rain before 7pm, then rain and snow between 7pm and 8pm, then snow after 8pm. The snow could be heavy at times. Low around -12. West southwest wind 10 to 20 km/h becoming northeast in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 7 to 11 centimeters possible.
Monday
Snow. High near -5. Wind chill values between -10 and -20. North wind 10 to 20 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 6 to 10 centimeters possible.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around -16. Wind chill values between -20 and -25. North wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 3. North northeast wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around -11. North northeast wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Wednesday
A chance of snow before 3pm, then a chance of rain and snow. Mostly sunny, with a high near 7. North northwest wind 10 to 15 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of rain and snow before 8pm, then a chance of snow between 8pm and midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around -8. North northwest wind around 10 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 8. Northwest wind around 10 km/h becoming south southwest in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around -7. West southwest wind around 10 km/h.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 10. South southwest wind around 10 km/h.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around -8. Southwest wind around 10 km/h.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 11. West southwest wind around 10 km/h.
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Point Forecast:
Moffat CO
 38.01°N 105.9°W (Elev. 2270 m)
11:14 am MDT Oct 25, 2020
11am MDT Oct 25, 2020-6pm MDT Oct 31, 2020
 
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