Powerful Pacific Storm to Bring Widespread Hazardous Weather to West Coast; Two Storm Systems to Impact Central and Eastern U.S.

A powerful Pacific storm will hammer the West Coast into Friday with strong winds, heavy rain and heavy mountain snow. Heavy rain will bring a threat of flash flooding along recent burn scars while blizzard conditions are expected in the Sierras. Meanwhile, two winter storms will bring areas of heavy snow and freezing rain followed by bitter cold into this weekend from the Plains to the Northeast. Read More >

Current conditions at

Salida - Monarch Pass (KMYP)

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

Overcast and Windy

19°F

-7°C

Humidity 86%
Wind Speed W 40 G 51 mph
Barometer 30.17 in
Dewpoint 16°F (-9°C)
Visibility NA
Wind Chill-2°F (-19°C)
Last update 16 Jan 5:35 pm MST
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles SSE Twin Lakes CO

Winter Weather Advisory until January 16, 11:00pm
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Winter Weather Advisory
  •  
    Winter Weather Advisory until January 16, 11:00pm

    NOW until
    11:00pm Wed

    Winter Weather Advisory

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Snow likely.  Areas of blowing snow. Cloudy, with a high near 23. Wind chill values between zero and 5. Breezy, with a west wind around 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Snow Likely
    and Areas
    Blowing Snow

    High: 23 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow likely, mainly before 8pm.  Areas of blowing snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13. Wind chill values between -5 and zero. Breezy, with a west wind around 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Snow Likely
    and Areas
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 13 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 40 percent chance of snow, mainly after 1pm.  Patchy blowing snow. Increasing clouds, with a high near 25. Wind chill values between -5 and 5. Windy, with a west wind 20 to 30 mph.

    Chance Snow
    and Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    High: 25 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Snow.  Areas of blowing snow. Low around 14. Wind chill values between zero and 5. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 7 inches possible.

    Snow and
    Areas Blowing
    Snow

    Low: 14 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Snow.  Patchy blowing snow after 11am. High near 17. West northwest wind around 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Snow and
    Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    High: 17 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 40 percent chance of snow, mainly before 11pm.  Patchy blowing snow before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 4. West northwest wind around 15 mph.

    Chance Snow
    and Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 4 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 21. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 21 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 10. West wind around 15 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 10 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Snow likely. Areas of blowing snow. Cloudy, with a high near 23. Wind chill values between zero and 5. Breezy, with a west wind around 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Tonight
Snow likely, mainly before 8pm. Areas of blowing snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13. Wind chill values between -5 and zero. Breezy, with a west wind around 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of snow, mainly after 1pm. Patchy blowing snow. Increasing clouds, with a high near 25. Wind chill values between -5 and 5. Windy, with a west wind 20 to 30 mph.
Thursday Night
Snow. Areas of blowing snow. Low around 14. Wind chill values between zero and 5. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 7 inches possible.
Friday
Snow. Patchy blowing snow after 11am. High near 17. West northwest wind around 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow, mainly before 11pm. Patchy blowing snow before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 4. West northwest wind around 15 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 21. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 10. West wind around 15 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 27. West wind around 15 mph.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow after 11pm. Patchy blowing snow after 5am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 10. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph.
M.L.King Day
A chance of snow. Patchy blowing snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 20. Breezy, with a west wind around 20 mph.
Monday Night
A chance of snow. Patchy blowing snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 2. West northwest wind around 15 mph.
Tuesday
A chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 13. West wind around 15 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 0. Blustery, with a west northwest wind 15 to 20 mph.
Wednesday
A chance of snow. Mostly sunny, with a high near 19. Blustery, with a west wind around 20 mph.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles SSE Twin Lakes CO
 39.02°N 106.41°W (Elev. 12398 ft)
5:00 pm MST Jan 16, 2019
5pm MST Jan 16, 2019-6pm MST Jan 23, 2019
 
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