Heavy Snow for the Northern Rockies & Northern Plains; Critical Fire Weather Conditions for Parts of the West

A storm system will bring heavy snow and gusty winds from the northern Rockies to the northern Plains this weekend, along with bitterly cold temperatures. Meanwhile, dry and gusty conditions will result in critical fire weather conditions over parts of California and the Four Corners region. A cold front in the East will bring scattered showers and storms with cool temperatures for the Northeast. Read More >

Current conditions at

Salida - Monarch Pass (KMYP)

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

Overcast and Windy

36°F

2°C

Humidity 48%
Wind Speed W 39 G 47 mph
Barometer 30.20 in
Dewpoint 18°F (-8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill22°F (-6°C)
Last update 24 Oct 9:15 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

8 Miles SW Granite CO

Winter Storm Warning October 25, 06:00am until October 26, 06:00pm
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Winter Storm Warning
  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of snow showers, mainly between 11pm and 1am, then a chance of snow after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. Windy, with a west southwest wind 25 to 35 mph, with gusts as high as 50 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Windy

    Low: 23 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow. The snow could be heavy at times.  High near 28. Windy, with a southwest wind 30 to 35 mph decreasing to 25 to 30 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 55 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 5 to 9 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow
    and Windy

    High: 28 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Snow showers before midnight, then snow after midnight. The snow could be heavy at times.  Low around -4. Wind chill values between -10 and -20. Breezy, with a southwest wind 10 to 20 mph becoming southeast in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 6 to 10 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow
    and Breezy

    Low: -4 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Snow.  Patchy fog between 7am and 10am. High near 7. Wind chill values between -10 and -20. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light southwest  in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Snow and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 7 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around -3. Light and variable wind becoming west 5 to 10 mph in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: -3 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 24. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 24 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 12. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 12 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 32. North northwest wind around 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 32 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 16. West northwest wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 16 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A chance of snow showers, mainly between 11pm and 1am, then a chance of snow after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. Windy, with a west southwest wind 25 to 35 mph, with gusts as high as 50 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Sunday
Snow. The snow could be heavy at times. High near 28. Windy, with a southwest wind 30 to 35 mph decreasing to 25 to 30 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 55 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 5 to 9 inches possible.
Sunday Night
Snow showers before midnight, then snow after midnight. The snow could be heavy at times. Low around -4. Wind chill values between -10 and -20. Breezy, with a southwest wind 10 to 20 mph becoming southeast in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 6 to 10 inches possible.
Monday
Snow. Patchy fog between 7am and 10am. High near 7. Wind chill values between -10 and -20. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light southwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -3. Light and variable wind becoming west 5 to 10 mph in the evening.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 24. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the morning.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 12. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 32. North northwest wind around 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 16. West northwest wind around 10 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 34. West wind around 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 18. West wind around 10 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 36. West wind around 10 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 18. West wind around 10 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 35. West wind around 15 mph.
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Point Forecast:
8 Miles SW Granite CO
 38.96°N 106.37°W (Elev. 12999 ft)
8:39 pm MDT Oct 24, 2020
9pm MDT Oct 24, 2020-6pm MDT Oct 31, 2020
 
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