Midwest Heavy Rain and Severe Storms; Poor Air Quality and Elevated Fire Threats In the Northwest; Hurricane Lane Rolls Through Central Pacific

An area of low pressure is expected to lift up through the Midwest and intensify, while producing possible excessive rainfall and severe storms across the Mississippi Valley into the Ohio/Tennessee Valleys. Smoke from wildfires will continue to create poor air quality across parts of Western region. Hurricane Lane continues to move west through the Central Pacific, well east-southeast of Hawaii. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Gunnison, Gunnison-Crested Butte Regional Airport (KGUC)

Lat: 38.53333°NLon: 106.93333°WElev: 7677ft.

Fair

46°F

8°C

Humidity 66%
Wind Speed calm
Barometer 30.45 in
Dewpoint 36°F (2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 20 Aug 8:20 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

Gunnison CO

  • Today

    Today: Widespread smoke. Sunny, with a high near 81. Light south southwest wind becoming west 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.

    Smoke

    High: 81 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Widespread smoke before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 46. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east after midnight.

    Smoke then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 46 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 79. Light and variable wind becoming west southwest 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Partly Sunny
    then
    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 79 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east northeast after midnight.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 48 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 75 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 45 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 75.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 42.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 42 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 78.

    Sunny

    High: 78 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Widespread smoke. Sunny, with a high near 81. Light south southwest wind becoming west 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.
Tonight
Widespread smoke before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 46. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east after midnight.
Tuesday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 79. Light and variable wind becoming west southwest 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east northeast after midnight.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 75.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 78.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.
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Point Forecast:
Gunnison CO
 38.54°N 106.93°W (Elev. 7749 ft)
6:49 am MDT Aug 20, 2018
8am MDT Aug 20, 2018-6pm MDT Aug 26, 2018
 
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