Storms in the Plains; Fire Weather Threats in the Southwest and Southeast

A slow moving weather system will bring potential for scattered strong to severe storms with damaging wind and hail with areas of locally heavy rain in the South and Central Plains. Strong storms may also develop in the Central Great Basin and North Plains. Dry, gusty winds will produce critical fire weather in the Southwest, and elevated threats in U.P. of Michigan and the Southeast. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Montrose, Montrose Regional Airport (KMTJ)

Lat: 38.505°NLon: 107.8975°WElev: 5758ft.

Clear

27°C

81°F

Humidity 10%
Wind Speed W 16 MPH
Barometer 29.9 in (1012.53 mb)
Dewpoint -7°C (20°F)
Visibility 16 km
Heat Index26°C (79°F)
Last update 15 May 03:10 PM MDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles SW Montrose CO

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a high near 27. West southwest wind 15 to 25 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 27 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11. Southwest wind 15 to 25 km/h becoming southeast after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 11 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 24. South southeast wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming west 15 to 20 km/h in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 24 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 9. West southwest wind 15 to 20 km/h becoming south southeast after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 9 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 20. South wind 10 to 20 km/h becoming north in the morning.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 20 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then a slight chance of showers between 9pm and midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9. Chance of precipitation is 10%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 9 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 19.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 19 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 8 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 22.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 22 °C

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a high near 27. West southwest wind 15 to 25 km/h.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11. Southwest wind 15 to 25 km/h becoming southeast after midnight.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 24. South southeast wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming west 15 to 20 km/h in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 9. West southwest wind 15 to 20 km/h becoming south southeast after midnight.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 20. South wind 10 to 20 km/h becoming north in the morning.
Monday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then a slight chance of showers between 9pm and midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9. Chance of precipitation is 10%.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 19.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 22.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9.
Thursday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 22.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 8.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 22.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles SW Montrose CO
 38.42°N 107.94°W (Elev. 1889 m)
2:48 pm MDT May 15, 2021
3pm MDT May 15, 2021-6pm MDT May 21, 2021
 
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