Severe Weather for the Upper Midwest; Dangerous Heat Returns to the Southwest

Severe thunderstorms are expected across the Upper Midwest this afternoon and evening, especially from southern Minnesota and northern Iowa through central Wisconsin into central Lower Michigan. Damaging to destructive winds, large hail and locally heavy rain are likely. Excessive heat warnings and heat advisories are in effect for the Desert Southwest into parts of California through Thursday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Salida - Monarch Pass (KMYP)

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

Overcast

54°F

12°C

Humidity 47%
Wind Speed E 9 G 14 mph
Barometer 30.75 in
Dewpoint 34°F (1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill51°F (11°C)
Last update 2 Jun 3:54 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles NNE Garfield CO

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50. North wind 5 to 10 mph.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 50 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of rain showers, possibly mixing with snow after 9pm, then gradually ending. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 39. North wind 5 to 15 mph becoming west after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 39 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Sunny, with a high near 55. West wind 10 to 15 mph.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 55 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm.  Mostly clear, with a low around 38. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear
    and Breezy

    Low: 38 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Sunny, with a high near 55. Breezy, with a west wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Breezy. Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 55 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 39. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    and Breezy

    Low: 39 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 58. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph becoming south in the afternoon.

    Breezy.
    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 58 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy

    Low: 41 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of rain and snow showers before 7am, then rain showers likely. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly sunny, with a high near 49. Windy, with a south southwest wind 25 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 50 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow and
    Breezy then
    Showers
    Likely and
    Windy

    High: 49 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50. North wind 5 to 10 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A chance of rain showers, possibly mixing with snow after 9pm, then gradually ending. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 39. North wind 5 to 15 mph becoming west after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Sunny, with a high near 55. West wind 10 to 15 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm. Mostly clear, with a low around 38. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Sunny, with a high near 55. Breezy, with a west wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 39. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Increasing clouds, with a high near 58. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph becoming south in the afternoon.
Friday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph.
Saturday
A chance of rain and snow showers before 7am, then rain showers likely. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 49. Windy, with a south southwest wind 25 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 50 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of rain showers before 7pm, then a slight chance of snow showers between 7pm and midnight. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly clear, with a low around 35. Breezy, with a southwest wind around 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 52. Breezy, with a southwest wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 34. Breezy, with a southwest wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 50. Breezy, with a west southwest wind around 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 31. Breezy, with a west wind 20 to 25 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 45. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 20 to 25 mph.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles NNE Garfield CO
 38.63°N 106.25°W (Elev. 12969 ft)
2:41 pm MDT Jun 2, 2020
4pm MDT Jun 2, 2020-6pm MDT Jun 9, 2020
 
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