Inclement Weather Continues in the West; Fire Weather Threat in the High Plains

A strong frontal system will move through southern and central California this afternoon through Monday morning bringing high snowfall totals to the Sierra Nevada, and heavy rainfall which may cause flooding/flash flooding in southern California. There is a fire weather risk from the Southwest into the Central Plains. Critical fire weather conditions will impact parts of Colorado and New Mexico. Read More >

Current conditions at

Salida - Monarch Pass (KMYP)

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

Partly Cloudy and Windy

-3°C

27°F

Humidity 59%
Wind Speed SW 54 G 65 km/h
Barometer 30.09 in
Dewpoint -10°C (14°F)
Visibility 16 km
Wind Chill-12°C (10°F)
Last update 5 Apr 1:29 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles SE Saint Elmo CO

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Patchy blowing snow. Partly cloudy, with a low around -7. Breezy, with a west southwest wind around 35 km/h, with gusts as high as 55 km/h.

    Patchy
    Blowing Snow
    and Breezy

    Low: -7 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of snow showers between 2pm and 3pm.  Patchy blowing snow. Mostly sunny, with a high near 1. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 35 to 45 km/h, with gusts as high as 65 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    and Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    High: 1 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around -7. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 25 to 35 km/h, with gusts as high as 55 km/h.

    Mostly Clear
    and Breezy

    Low: -7 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 0. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 30 to 35 km/h, with gusts as high as 60 km/h.

    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 0 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around -7. Breezy, with a west wind 25 to 35 km/h.

    Mostly Clear
    then Mostly
    Clear and
    Breezy

    Low: -7 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near -1. Breezy, with a west wind 30 to 35 km/h, with gusts as high as 65 km/h.

    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: -1 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around -7. West wind around 30 km/h.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: -7 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of snow showers after noon.  Sunny, with a high near 1. Breezy, with a west wind 25 to 35 km/h.

    Sunny and
    Breezy then
    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers

    High: 1 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around -7. West northwest wind 25 to 30 km/h becoming north northeast after midnight.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: -7 °C

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Patchy blowing snow. Partly cloudy, with a low around -7. Breezy, with a west southwest wind around 35 km/h, with gusts as high as 55 km/h.
Sunday
A slight chance of snow showers between 2pm and 3pm. Patchy blowing snow. Mostly sunny, with a high near 1. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 35 to 45 km/h, with gusts as high as 65 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around -7. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 25 to 35 km/h, with gusts as high as 55 km/h.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 0. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 30 to 35 km/h, with gusts as high as 60 km/h.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around -7. Breezy, with a west wind 25 to 35 km/h.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near -1. Breezy, with a west wind 30 to 35 km/h, with gusts as high as 65 km/h.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around -7. West wind around 30 km/h.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of snow showers after noon. Sunny, with a high near 1. Breezy, with a west wind 25 to 35 km/h.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -7. West northwest wind 25 to 30 km/h becoming north northeast after midnight.
Thursday
Snow showers likely, mainly after noon. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near -2. Southwest wind 25 to 30 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Thursday Night
Snow showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -8. South southwest wind around 25 km/h.
Friday
A chance of snow showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near -2. West southwest wind 25 to 30 km/h.
Friday Night
A chance of snow showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around -8. West wind 25 to 30 km/h.
Saturday
A chance of snow showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near -1. Breezy, with a west wind 25 to 35 km/h.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles SE Saint Elmo CO
 38.67°N 106.31°W (Elev. 3940 m)
11:37 pm MDT Apr 4, 2020
1am MDT Apr 5, 2020-6pm MDT Apr 11, 2020
 
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