Significant Outbreak Of Severe Thunderstorms, Violent Tornadoes, And Heavy Rain In The Plains Monday

A potent spring storm system is expected to produce a significant outbreak of severe thunderstorms in the southern Plains today. Very large hail, damaging wind gusts, flash flooding, and large tornadoes are possible. The area most likely to experience significant tornadoes stretches from the Texas Hill Country through Oklahoma into southern Kansas. Residents should review severe weather safety. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Gunnison, Gunnison-Crested Butte Regional Airport (KGUC)

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

Overcast

39°F

4°C

Humidity 76%
Wind Speed SW 5 MPH
Barometer 29.81 in (1005.8 mb)
Dewpoint 32°F (0°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill35°F (2°C)
Last update 20 May 6:56 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

Gunnison CO

  • Today

    Today: Periods of rain and snow showers before 2pm, then rain showers likely between 2pm and 5pm, then rain and snow showers likely after 5pm. Some thunder is also possible.  High near 44. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Rain/Snow

    High: 44 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow showers likely. Some thunder is also possible.  Cloudy, with a low around 29. West wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely

    Low: 29 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Snow showers likely before 1pm, then rain showers likely. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 45. Breezy, with a west wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 20 to 25 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Breezy. Snow
    Showers
    Likely then
    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    High: 45 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of rain and snow showers before 7pm, then a chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. West wind 5 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Snow Showers

    Low: 30 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of snow showers before 1pm, then a slight chance of rain showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 49. West wind 5 to 15 mph becoming south southwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    then Slight
    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 49 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A slight chance of rain showers before 4am, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 32 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A slight chance of rain and snow showers before 11am, then a slight chance of rain showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly sunny, with a high near 50. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 50 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 28.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 28 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 58.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 58 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Periods of rain and snow showers before 2pm, then rain showers likely between 2pm and 5pm, then rain and snow showers likely after 5pm. Some thunder is also possible. High near 44. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Tonight
Snow showers likely. Some thunder is also possible. Cloudy, with a low around 29. West wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Tuesday
Snow showers likely before 1pm, then rain showers likely. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 45. Breezy, with a west wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 20 to 25 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers before 7pm, then a chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. West wind 5 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday
A slight chance of snow showers before 1pm, then a slight chance of rain showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 49. West wind 5 to 15 mph becoming south southwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of rain showers before 4am, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday
A slight chance of rain and snow showers before 11am, then a slight chance of rain showers. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 50. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 28.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 58.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 31.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 62.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 33.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 65.
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Point Forecast:
Gunnison CO
 38.54°N 106.93°W (Elev. 7749 ft)
6:38 am MDT May 20, 2019
7am MDT May 20, 2019-6pm MDT May 26, 2019
 
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