Western Heat Wave Continues; Watching the Gulf of Mexico

A dangerous heat wave will continue to bring record temperatures to much of the West through this week. A tropical disturbance in the southwest Gulf of Mexico will likely form into a tropical depression late this week over the central or northwestern Gulf of Mexico. Heavy rain could begin to impact portions of the northern Gulf Coast on Friday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Gunnison, Gunnison-Crested Butte Regional Airport (KGUC)

Lat: 38.53333°NLon: 106.93333°WElev: 7677ft.

Clear

79°F

26°C

Humidity 16%
Wind Speed N 5 MPH
Barometer 30.36 in (1028.11 mb)
Dewpoint 30°F (-1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index78°F (26°C)
Last update 15 Jun 08:25 PM MDT
Extended Forecast for

16 Miles SW Crested Butte CO

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Areas of smoke after 9pm. Mostly clear, with a low around 46. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Areas Smoke

    Low: 46 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 3pm and 4pm.  Areas of smoke. Mostly sunny, with a high near 68. West wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 10%.

    Areas Smoke
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 68 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Patchy smoke before 3am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 45. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southeast after midnight.

    Patchy Smoke

    Low: 45 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 67. Light and variable wind becoming west northwest 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 67 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. West wind around 10 mph becoming east after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 44 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 64.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 64 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 42 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 61.

    Partly Sunny
    then Showers
    Likely

    High: 61 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 41.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 41 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Areas of smoke after 9pm. Mostly clear, with a low around 46. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 3pm and 4pm. Areas of smoke. Mostly sunny, with a high near 68. West wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 10%.
Wednesday Night
Patchy smoke before 3am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 45. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southeast after midnight.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 67. Light and variable wind becoming west northwest 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. West wind around 10 mph becoming east after midnight.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 64.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Saturday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 61.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Sunny, with a high near 61. Breezy.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 40.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 62. Breezy.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 41.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 63. Breezy.
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Point Forecast:
16 Miles SW Crested Butte CO
 38.72°N 107.2°W (Elev. 12530 ft)
6:06 pm MDT Jun 15, 2021
8pm MDT Jun 15, 2021-6pm MDT Jun 22, 2021
 
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