System Arriving Into the Four Corners Region and Southern Plains

A system will approach the Four Corners and southern Plains on Thursday to produce a few hazards. Heavy snow is expected in the central and southern Rockies. A few thunderstorms with large hail will be possible over parts of the Texas Panhandle and western Oklahoma. Critical fire weather threats from gusty winds and very dry conditions are likely from the Texas Panhandle to eastern New Mexico. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Salida - Monarch Pass (KMYP)

Lat: 38.4972°NLon: 106.3197°WElev: 11893ft.

heavy snow

21°F

-6°C

Humidity 92%
Wind Speed SSW 18 MPH
Barometer 30.12 in (1019.98 mb)
Dewpoint 19°F (-7°C)
Visibility -0.25 mi
Wind Chill6°F (-14°C)
Last update 04 Mar 06:15 AM MST
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles NW Garfield CO

  • Today

    Today: Snow showers, mainly before 4pm.  Widespread blowing snow, mainly between 3pm and 4pm. High near 20. Windy, with a south southwest wind 20 to 25 mph becoming west northwest 25 to 30 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 50 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    and Blowing
    Snow

    High: 20 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before 8pm.  Areas of blowing snow before midnight. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 10. Windy, with a northwest wind 25 to 30 mph becoming northeast 15 to 20 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Areas Blowing
    Snow

    Low: 10 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 32. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 32 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 14. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 14 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 30. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 30 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Patchy blowing snow after 11pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 17. Breezy.

    Patchy
    Blowing Snow
    and Breezy

    Low: 17 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Patchy blowing snow before 11am. Sunny, with a high near 30.

    Patchy
    Blowing Snow
    then Sunny

    High: 30 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 19.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 19 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 32.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 32 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Snow showers, mainly before 4pm. Widespread blowing snow, mainly between 3pm and 4pm. High near 20. Windy, with a south southwest wind 20 to 25 mph becoming west northwest 25 to 30 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 50 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before 8pm. Areas of blowing snow before midnight. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 10. Windy, with a northwest wind 25 to 30 mph becoming northeast 15 to 20 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 32. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 14. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 30. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Saturday Night
Patchy blowing snow after 11pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 17. Breezy.
Sunday
Patchy blowing snow before 11am. Sunny, with a high near 30.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 19.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 32.
Monday Night
A slight chance of snow showers. Patchy blowing snow after 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. Breezy.
Tuesday
A chance of snow showers. Patchy blowing snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 24. Breezy.
Tuesday Night
A chance of snow showers. Patchy blowing snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12. Breezy.
Wednesday
A chance of snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 17. Breezy.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles NW Garfield CO
 38.6°N 106.36°W (Elev. 12454 ft)
4:52 am MST Mar 4, 2021
6am MST Mar 4, 2021-6pm MST Mar 10, 2021
 
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