Heavy Snow for Denver Foothills; Critical Fire Weather Threats in California

A strong cold front moving into the Plains will produce heavy snow, up to a foot, across the Colorado Front Range foothills, including southwest of the Denver metro area. Strong winds behind the front will create critical fire weather threats across much of California through Friday. Later this week, this front will produce heavy rain from the South Plains to the Tennessee Valley. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Salida - Monarch Pass (KMYP)

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

Fair and Windy

-4°C

25°F

Humidity 86%
Wind Speed W 59 G 70 km/h
Barometer 30.39 in
Dewpoint -6°C (21°F)
Visibility 16 km
Wind Chill-14°C (7°F)
Last update 22 Oct 10:50 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

9 Miles SSW Granite CO

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy blowing snow. Partly cloudy, with a low around -8. Breezy, with a west wind 40 to 45 km/h, with gusts as high as 65 km/h.

    Patchy
    Blowing Snow
    and Breezy

    Low: -8 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Patchy blowing snow. Mostly sunny, with a high near -2. Wind chill values between -10 and -20. Breezy, with a west wind 40 to 45 km/h decreasing to 35 to 40 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 70 km/h.

    Patchy
    Blowing Snow
    and Breezy

    High: -2 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Snow, mainly after 10pm. The snow could be heavy at times.  Low around -14. Wind chill values between -20 and -25. Windy, with a west wind 40 to 50 km/h becoming west 30 to 40 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 10 to 14 centimeters possible.

    Heavy Snow
    and Windy

    Low: -14 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of snow before noon, then a slight chance of snow showers after noon.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near -10. Wind chill values between -20 and -25. Breezy, with an east wind 40 to 45 km/h becoming north northwest 35 to 40 km/h in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance Snow
    and Breezy

    High: -10 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around -16. Windy, with a northwest wind 35 to 40 km/h increasing to 45 to 50 km/h after midnight.

    Mostly Clear
    and Windy

    Low: -16 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near -1. Windy, with a west northwest wind 40 to 50 km/h decreasing to 25 to 35 km/h in the afternoon.

    Sunny and
    Windy

    High: -1 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Clear, with a low around -8. Windy, with a west wind 25 to 35 km/h increasing to 40 to 50 km/h after midnight.

    Clear and
    Windy

    Low: -8 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 2. Windy, with a west wind 40 to 50 km/h.

    Sunny and
    Windy

    High: 2 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around -8. Breezy, with a west wind 35 to 40 km/h.

    Mostly Clear
    and Breezy

    Low: -8 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Patchy blowing snow. Partly cloudy, with a low around -8. Breezy, with a west wind 40 to 45 km/h, with gusts as high as 65 km/h.
Wednesday
Patchy blowing snow. Mostly sunny, with a high near -2. Wind chill values between -10 and -20. Breezy, with a west wind 40 to 45 km/h decreasing to 35 to 40 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 70 km/h.
Wednesday Night
Snow, mainly after 10pm. The snow could be heavy at times. Low around -14. Wind chill values between -20 and -25. Windy, with a west wind 40 to 50 km/h becoming west 30 to 40 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 10 to 14 centimeters possible.
Thursday
A chance of snow before noon, then a slight chance of snow showers after noon. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near -10. Wind chill values between -20 and -25. Breezy, with an east wind 40 to 45 km/h becoming north northwest 35 to 40 km/h in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around -16. Windy, with a northwest wind 35 to 40 km/h increasing to 45 to 50 km/h after midnight.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near -1. Windy, with a west northwest wind 40 to 50 km/h decreasing to 25 to 35 km/h in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Clear, with a low around -8. Windy, with a west wind 25 to 35 km/h increasing to 40 to 50 km/h after midnight.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 2. Windy, with a west wind 40 to 50 km/h.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around -8. Breezy, with a west wind 35 to 40 km/h.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of snow showers after noon. Sunny, with a high near -3. Windy, with a south southwest wind 45 to 50 km/h increasing to 55 to 60 km/h.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -11. Windy, with a south wind 40 to 45 km/h becoming south 50 to 55 km/h after midnight.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near -6. Very windy, with a south wind 55 to 60 km/h becoming west southwest 60 to 65 km/h.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -12. Windy, with a west wind 25 to 35 km/h increasing to 50 to 60 km/h.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near -7. Windy, with a west wind 55 to 60 km/h decreasing to 45 to 50 km/h in the afternoon.
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Point Forecast:
9 Miles SSW Granite CO
 38.92°N 106.31°W (Elev. 3824 m)
8:51 pm MDT Oct 22, 2019
11pm MDT Oct 22, 2019-6pm MDT Oct 29, 2019
 
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