Heavy Rain and Mountain Snow For the West Coast; Lake Effect Snow in the Great Lakes

A series of Pacific storms will deliver multiple rounds of heavy rain and mountain snow Wednesday into the Thanksgiving holiday weekend. There is an elevated concern for flash flooding, mudslides and debris flows near wildfire burn scars in California. A weak storm system will cross the Great Lakes Wednesday with accumulating Lake Effect snow. Read More >

Current conditions at

Salida - Monarch Pass (KMYP)

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

Fair

21°F

-6°C

Humidity 42%
Wind Speed W 20 mph
Barometer 30.43 in
Dewpoint 1°F (-17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill6°F (-14°C)
Last update 21 Nov 2:49 am MST
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles NNE Garfield CO

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Clear, with a low around 13. Wind chill values between -5 and zero. Breezy, with a west wind around 20 mph.

    Clear and
    Breezy

    Low: 13 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 28. Wind chill values between -5 and 5. Breezy, with a west wind 10 to 20 mph.

    Sunny and
    Breezy then
    Sunny

    High: 28 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 18. Breezy, with a west wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Clear then
    Mostly Clear
    and Breezy

    Low: 18 °F

  • Thanksgiving
    Day

    Thanksgiving Day: A 50 percent chance of snow showers after 11am.  Patchy blowing snow after 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 25. Wind chill values between zero and 10. Windy, with a west wind 20 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.  New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    High: 25 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Snow showers likely.  Widespread blowing snow, mainly after 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11. Windy, with a west wind 30 to 35 mph, with gusts as high as 55 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 11 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 30 percent chance of snow showers.  Widespread blowing snow. Mostly sunny, with a high near 19. Very windy, with a west wind 35 to 40 mph, with gusts as high as 60 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Blowing Snow

    High: 19 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Snow showers likely, mainly after 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. Windy, with a west wind 25 to 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Windy

    Low: 14 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Snow showers likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 16. Windy, with a west southwest wind 30 to 35 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Windy

    High: 16 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Snow showers likely, mainly before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 1. Blustery, with a northwest wind 15 to 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Blustery.
    Snow Showers
    Likely then
    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 1 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Clear, with a low around 13. Wind chill values between -5 and zero. Breezy, with a west wind around 20 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 28. Wind chill values between -5 and 5. Breezy, with a west wind 10 to 20 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 18. Breezy, with a west wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Thanksgiving Day
A 50 percent chance of snow showers after 11am. Patchy blowing snow after 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 25. Wind chill values between zero and 10. Windy, with a west wind 20 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Thursday Night
Snow showers likely. Widespread blowing snow, mainly after 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11. Windy, with a west wind 30 to 35 mph, with gusts as high as 55 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of snow showers. Widespread blowing snow. Mostly sunny, with a high near 19. Very windy, with a west wind 35 to 40 mph, with gusts as high as 60 mph.
Friday Night
Snow showers likely, mainly after 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. Windy, with a west wind 25 to 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
Snow showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 16. Windy, with a west southwest wind 30 to 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday Night
Snow showers likely, mainly before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 1. Blustery, with a northwest wind 15 to 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 11. Blustery, with a northwest wind 15 to 25 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 5. Blustery, with a west northwest wind 15 to 25 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 15. Blustery, with a west northwest wind 15 to 20 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 8. Blustery, with a northwest wind 15 to 25 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 21. Blustery, with a west northwest wind 15 to 20 mph.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles NNE Garfield CO
 38.61°N 106.25°W (Elev. 12822 ft)
2:06 am MST Nov 21, 2018
3am MST Nov 21, 2018-6pm MST Nov 27, 2018
 
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