Snow From Central Rockies To Upper Midwest; Fire Weather Threats In Southern High Plains; Marine Impacts Along East Coast

A strong cold front is plunging through the Plains and pushing into the Mississippi Valley, while producing heavy snow from the Central Rockies into the Upper Midwest. Gusty winds and very dry conditions will create elevated to critical fire weather threats across the Southern High Plains. A large and powerful offshore storm will produce a variety of marine impacts along the East Coast. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Salida - Monarch Pass (KMYP)

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

Heavy Snow

-4°C

25°F

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed NA
Barometer 29.99 in
Dewpoint -5°C (23°F)
Visibility 0.24 km
Last update 2 Apr 5:14 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

10 Miles WNW Buena Vista CO

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow showers likely, mainly before 10pm.  Areas of blowing snow before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -14. Wind chill values between -20 and -25. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 35 to 45 km/h decreasing to 25 to 35 km/h. Winds could gust as high as 65 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of 2 to 4 centimeters possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Areas Blowing
    Snow

    Low: -14 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near -6. Wind chill values between -15 and -25. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 25 to 30 km/h increasing to 35 to 40 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 65 km/h.

    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: -6 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Isolated snow showers after midnight.  Patchy blowing snow before 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -11. Wind chill values between -15 and -20. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 30 to 35 km/h decreasing to 20 to 25 km/h in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 60 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated Snow
    Showers and
    Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    Low: -11 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Isolated snow showers.  Mostly sunny, with a high near -5. Wind chill values between -10 and -20. West southwest wind 20 to 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 60 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated Snow
    Showers

    High: -5 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around -8. West southwest wind 15 to 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 50 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: -8 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near -1. West southwest wind 20 to 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 60 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: -1 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around -7. West southwest wind around 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 55 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: -7 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near -1. West southwest wind around 30 km/h, with gusts as high as 60 km/h.

    Sunny

    High: -1 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around -7. West southwest wind 25 to 30 km/h, with gusts as high as 50 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: -7 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Snow showers likely, mainly before 10pm. Areas of blowing snow before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -14. Wind chill values between -20 and -25. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 35 to 45 km/h decreasing to 25 to 35 km/h. Winds could gust as high as 65 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of 2 to 4 centimeters possible.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near -6. Wind chill values between -15 and -25. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 25 to 30 km/h increasing to 35 to 40 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 65 km/h.
Friday Night
Isolated snow showers after midnight. Patchy blowing snow before 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -11. Wind chill values between -15 and -20. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 30 to 35 km/h decreasing to 20 to 25 km/h in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 60 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday
Isolated snow showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near -5. Wind chill values between -10 and -20. West southwest wind 20 to 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 60 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -8. West southwest wind 15 to 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 50 km/h.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near -1. West southwest wind 20 to 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 60 km/h.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -7. West southwest wind around 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 55 km/h.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near -1. West southwest wind around 30 km/h, with gusts as high as 60 km/h.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -7. West southwest wind 25 to 30 km/h, with gusts as high as 50 km/h.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 1. West southwest wind around 30 km/h, with gusts as high as 55 km/h.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around -7. West wind around 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 50 km/h.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 1. Southwest wind around 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 50 km/h.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -6. South southwest wind around 25 km/h.
Thursday
Scattered snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near -2. South southwest wind 25 to 30 km/h, with gusts as high as 50 km/h.
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Point Forecast:
10 Miles WNW Buena Vista CO
 38.89°N 106.31°W (Elev. 3779 m)
5:38 pm MDT Apr 2, 2020
7pm MDT Apr 2, 2020-6pm MDT Apr 9, 2020
 
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