Excessive Heat Continues for the Pacific Northwest; Flooding Impacts Expected in the Southwest U.S.

A dangerous heat wave persists for the Northwest into portions of California today with excessive heat warnings and heat advisories in effect. The active monsoon pattern with organized showers and thunderstorms and possible flash flooding with debris flows continues and will become enhanced in the Southwestern U.S. through Saturday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Salida - Monarch Pass (KMYP)

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

Fair

55°F

13°C

Humidity 36%
Wind Speed E 8 mph
Barometer 30.74 in
Dewpoint 28°F (-2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill53°F (12°C)
Last update 18 Aug 7:02 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

9 Miles NNW Saint Elmo CO

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west southwest after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 42 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after noon.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 56. West southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 56 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east northeast in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 40 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers before 9am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 9am and noon, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after noon.  High near 50. Southeast wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers

    High: 50 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 9pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 9pm and midnight, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. Southeast wind around 10 mph becoming west northwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 39 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before noon, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between noon and 3pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 3pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 54. West northwest wind around 10 mph becoming east northeast in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 54 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest after midnight.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 39 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 57. North wind around 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 57 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 38. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 38 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west southwest after midnight.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after noon. Increasing clouds, with a high near 56. West southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east northeast in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
A chance of showers before 9am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 9am and noon, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after noon. High near 50. Southeast wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 9pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 9pm and midnight, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. Southeast wind around 10 mph becoming west northwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before noon, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between noon and 3pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 54. West northwest wind around 10 mph becoming east northeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter 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 39. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest after midnight.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 57. North wind around 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 38. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight.
Tuesday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 58. Northwest wind around 10 mph becoming north northeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 39. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight.
Wednesday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 58. Northwest wind around 10 mph becoming north northeast in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 40. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 58. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east northeast in the afternoon.
Click Map For Forecast
Point Forecast:
9 Miles NNW Saint Elmo CO
 38.82°N 106.39°W (Elev. 11998 ft)
6:18 pm MDT Aug 18, 2022
7pm MDT Aug 18, 2022-6pm MDT Aug 25, 2022
 
Get as KML Get as XML

Additional Resources

Radar & Satellite Image

Link to Local Radar Data Link to Satellite Data

Hourly Weather Forecast

National Digital Forecast Database