Weak Storm Passing Through the Northeast; High Winds in the Southwest

A quick moving storm system passing through the Great Lakes and Northeast U.S. today will produce areas of rain and light snow with gusty winds. Damaging Santa Ana winds are expected to impact southern California tonight into Thursday. Wind gusts of up to 60 mph will be possible along coasts and in valleys with gusts up to 80 mph possible in mountainous areas. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Central Colorado Regional Airport (KAEJ)

Lat: 38.81°NLon: 106.12°WElev: 7946ft.

Fair

28°F

-2°C

Humidity 59%
Wind Speed SE 9 G 20 mph
Barometer 30.03 in
Dewpoint 15°F (-9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill19°F (-7°C)
Last update 24 Feb 6:55 pm MST
Extended Forecast for

Salida CO

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 50 percent chance of snow after 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. Breezy, with an east southeast wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 5 to 10 mph after midnight.  Total nighttime snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Mostly Cloudy
    and Breezy
    then Chance
    Snow

    Low: 22 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Snow likely, mainly before 11am.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 38. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Snow Likely
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 38 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 22. West southwest wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 22 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 39. Breezy, with a west wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.

    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 39 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 21. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 21 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of snow showers.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 38. Breezy, with a west wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    and Breezy

    High: 38 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. West wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers

    Low: 17 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of snow showers before 3pm, then a slight chance of rain showers between 3pm and 5pm, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers after 5pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 36. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east northeast in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    then Slight
    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 36 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 16. West wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 16 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 50 percent chance of snow after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. Breezy, with an east southeast wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 5 to 10 mph after midnight. Total nighttime snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Thursday
Snow likely, mainly before 11am. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 38. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 22. West southwest wind around 10 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 39. Breezy, with a west wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 21. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 38. Breezy, with a west wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. West wind 10 to 15 mph.
Sunday
A slight chance of snow showers before 3pm, then a slight chance of rain showers between 3pm and 5pm, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers after 5pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 36. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east northeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 16. West wind around 10 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 49. Southwest wind around 10 mph.
Monday Night
Clear, with a low around 24. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 50. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 26. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 55. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Salida CO
 38.54°N 105.99°W (Elev. 6995 ft)
6:26 pm MST Feb 24, 2021
7pm MST Feb 24, 2021-6pm MST Mar 3, 2021
 
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