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 93%
Wind Speed W 46 G 60 mph
Barometer 30.14 in
Dewpoint 18°F (-8°C)
Visibility NA
Wind Chill-3°F (-19°C)
Last update 16 Jan 11:14 am MST
Extended Forecast for

8 Miles SW Twin Lakes CO

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

    NOW until
    11:00pm Wed

    Winter Weather Advisory

  • Today

    Today: Snow.  Patchy blowing snow. High near 25. Wind chill values between zero and 10. Breezy, with a west wind around 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Snow and
    Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    High: 25 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow showers likely, mainly before 1am.  Areas of blowing snow before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8. Wind chill values between -5 and -10. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Areas Blowing
    Snow

    Low: 8 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 30. Wind chill values between -10 and zero. Breezy, with a west wind around 20 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 30 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Snow showers.  Low around 10. Wind chill values between -5 and zero. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.

    Snow Showers

    Low: 10 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Snow showers.  High near 23. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Snow Showers

    High: 23 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 50 percent chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 4. North northwest wind around 15 mph.  New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 4 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 23. West northwest wind around 15 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 23 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 6. West wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 6 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Snow. Patchy blowing snow. High near 25. Wind chill values between zero and 10. Breezy, with a west wind around 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Tonight
Snow showers likely, mainly before 1am. Areas of blowing snow before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8. Wind chill values between -5 and -10. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 30. Wind chill values between -10 and zero. Breezy, with a west wind around 20 mph.
Thursday Night
Snow showers. Low around 10. Wind chill values between -5 and zero. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.
Friday
Snow showers. High near 23. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Friday Night
A 50 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 4. North northwest wind around 15 mph. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 23. West northwest wind around 15 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 6. West wind 10 to 15 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 29. West wind 10 to 15 mph.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow showers after 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8. West wind around 15 mph.
M.L.King Day
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 23. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph.
Monday Night
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 1. West wind 10 to 15 mph.
Tuesday
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 16. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
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Point Forecast:
8 Miles SW Twin Lakes CO
 39.03°N 106.61°W (Elev. 11385 ft)
10:59 am MST Jan 16, 2019
11am MST Jan 16, 2019-6pm MST Jan 22, 2019
 
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