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.

Overcast

54°F

12°C

Humidity 63%
Wind Speed N 3 mph
Barometer 30.83 in
Dewpoint 41°F (5°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 2 Aug 4:15 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles NE Bonanza City CO

Flash Flood Watch August 3, 12:00pm until August 4, 12:00am
Flash Flood Watch until August 3, 12:00am
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Flash Flood Watch
Flash Flood Watch
  •  
    Flash Flood Watch until August 3, 12:00am

    NOW until
    12:00am Tue

    Flash Flood Watch

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  High near 54. North northeast wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 54 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Low around 44. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west southwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 44 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms after 9am.  High near 52. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east northeast in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms

    High: 52 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 9pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 9pm and midnight, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. North northwest wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 42 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 9am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 53. North wind around 10 mph becoming east northeast in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 53 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly clear, with a low around 43. Northeast wind around 10 mph becoming west northwest after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 43 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Sunny, with a high near 60. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southeast in the afternoon.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 60 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly clear, with a low around 45. South wind around 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 45 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. High near 54. North northeast wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Low around 44. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west southwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
A chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms after 9am. High near 52. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east northeast in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 9pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 9pm and midnight, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. North northwest wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 9am. Partly sunny, with a high near 53. North wind around 10 mph becoming east northeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly clear, with a low around 43. Northeast wind around 10 mph becoming west northwest after midnight.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Sunny, with a high near 60. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southeast in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly clear, with a low around 45. South wind around 10 mph.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Sunny, with a high near 61. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Friday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly clear, with a low around 46. West southwest wind around 15 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 60. West wind around 15 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 45. West wind 10 to 15 mph.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 59. West wind 10 to 15 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 46. West wind around 10 mph.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 59. West southwest wind around 10 mph.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles NE Bonanza City CO
 38.33°N 106.11°W (Elev. 11939 ft)
2:59 pm MDT Aug 2, 2021
5pm MDT Aug 2, 2021-6pm MDT Aug 9, 2021
 
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