Heavy Mountain Snow across Portions of the Rockies and Intermountain West; Mainly Tranquil Weather for the East

A storm will move across the Intermountain West and Rockies through Tuesday. Heavy snow is forecast for the higher terrain with rain for lower elevations. Meanwhile, large area of high pressure for the East will keep the weather tranquil with moderating temperatures. Later this week, a more significant storm is possible for the West, especially for northern California. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Salida - Monarch Pass (KMYP)

Lat: 38.5°NLon: 106.32°WElev: 11893ft.

Fair and Windy

34°F

1°C

Humidity 38%
Wind Speed SW 48 G 58 mph
Barometer 30.13 in
Dewpoint 10°F (-12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill17°F (-8°C)
Last update 19 Oct 12:35 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles NW Garfield CO

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Snow showers likely, mainly between 4am and 5am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. Breezy, with a west southwest wind around 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Breezy

    Low: 17 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before 8am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 23. Wind chill values between zero and 5. Windy, with a west wind 25 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.

    Windy. Chance
    Snow Showers
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 23 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 17. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    and Breezy
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 17 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 35. West wind around 15 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 35 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

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

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 21 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 39. West wind around 15 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 39 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 24. West wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 24 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 41. West wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 41 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 24. West wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 24 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Snow showers likely, mainly between 4am and 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. Breezy, with a west southwest wind around 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before 8am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 23. Wind chill values between zero and 5. Windy, with a west wind 25 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 17. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 35. West wind around 15 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 21. West wind 10 to 15 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 39. West wind around 15 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 24. West wind around 10 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 41. West wind around 10 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 24. West wind 10 to 15 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 40. West southwest wind around 15 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 23. West wind around 15 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 38. West wind around 15 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 24. West southwest wind around 15 mph.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 38. West southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles NW Garfield CO
 38.6°N 106.36°W (Elev. 12454 ft)
11:46 pm MDT Oct 18, 2021
2am MDT Oct 19, 2021-6pm MDT Oct 25, 2021
 
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