Monsoon and Heavy Rain This Weekend

The active monsoon is expected to continue into next week from the Four Corners region and Desert Southwest to the central Rockies. This rainfall may produce flash flooding and debris flows, especially near recent burn scar areas. Locally heavy rain is likely near much of the Gulf Coast this weekend due to a stalled front and weak tropical disturbance. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Salida - Monarch Pass (KMYP)

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

Overcast

63°F

17°C

Humidity 32%
Wind Speed W 15 G 18 mph
Barometer 30.81 in
Dewpoint 32°F (0°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 13 Aug 5:47 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles NNE Garfield CO

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 40. Light and variable wind becoming west 5 to 10 mph after midnight.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 40 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 56. West wind 10 to 15 mph becoming south in the afternoon.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 56 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. West wind around 10 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 42 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A slight chance of showers before 9am, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 9am and noon, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after noon.  High near 53. West wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms

    High: 53 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm between 9pm and midnight, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight.  Low around 40. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north northeast in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 40 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms after 9am.  High near 49. Light and variable wind becoming east 5 to 10 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers then
    T-storms

    High: 49 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before midnight, then a chance of showers.  Low around 39. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north northeast after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 39 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after noon.  High near 49. North northwest wind around 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    T-storms

    High: 49 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. Southeast wind around 10 mph becoming west after midnight.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 38 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 40. Light and variable wind becoming west 5 to 10 mph after midnight. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 56. West wind 10 to 15 mph becoming south in the afternoon. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. West wind around 10 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
A slight chance of showers before 9am, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 9am and noon, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after noon. High near 53. West wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm between 9pm and midnight, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Low around 40. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north northeast in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday
A chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms after 9am. High near 49. Light and variable wind becoming east 5 to 10 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before midnight, then a chance of showers. Low around 39. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north northeast after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after noon. High near 49. North northwest wind around 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Wednesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. Southeast wind around 10 mph becoming west after midnight.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 52. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming east northeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. East southeast wind around 10 mph becoming west after midnight.
Friday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 49. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Friday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. Southwest wind around 10 mph.
Saturday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Partly sunny, with a high near 49. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles NNE Garfield CO
 38.63°N 106.25°W (Elev. 12969 ft)
5:52 pm MDT Aug 13, 2022
6pm MDT Aug 13, 2022-6pm MDT Aug 20, 2022
 
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