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

2 Miles NNW 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

  • Today

    Today: Snow.  Widespread blowing snow. High near 17. Wind chill values between -5 and zero. Windy, with a west wind 30 to 35 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.

    Snow and
    Blowing Snow

    High: 17 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow showers, mainly before 10pm.  Widespread blowing snow, mainly before midnight. Low around 11. Wind chill values between -5 and -10. Windy, with a west wind 30 to 35 mph, with gusts as high as 55 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    and Blowing
    Snow

    Low: 11 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 50 percent chance of snow showers, mainly after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 21. Wind chill values between -10 and zero. Windy, with a west wind 25 to 30 mph.  New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Windy. Slight
    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 21 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Snow showers.  Low around 13. Wind chill values between -5 and zero. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 7 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    and Breezy

    Low: 13 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Snow showers.  High near 16. Blustery, with a northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 7 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    and Blustery

    High: 16 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Snow showers likely, mainly before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 4. Blustery, with a north northwest wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Blustery.
    Snow Showers
    Likely then
    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 4 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 15. Breezy, with a west northwest wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 15 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 8. Blustery, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Blustery

    Low: 8 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Snow. Widespread blowing snow. High near 17. Wind chill values between -5 and zero. Windy, with a west wind 30 to 35 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.
Tonight
Snow showers, mainly before 10pm. Widespread blowing snow, mainly before midnight. Low around 11. Wind chill values between -5 and -10. Windy, with a west wind 30 to 35 mph, with gusts as high as 55 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of snow showers, mainly after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 21. Wind chill values between -10 and zero. Windy, with a west wind 25 to 30 mph. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Thursday Night
Snow showers. Low around 13. Wind chill values between -5 and zero. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 7 inches possible.
Friday
Snow showers. High near 16. Blustery, with a northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 7 inches possible.
Friday Night
Snow showers likely, mainly before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 4. Blustery, with a north northwest wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 15. Breezy, with a west northwest wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 8. Blustery, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 24. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow showers after 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8. Breezy, with a west wind 20 to 25 mph.
M.L.King Day
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 17. Breezy, with a west wind around 25 mph.
Monday Night
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 1. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph.
Tuesday
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy and cold, with a high near 9. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 15 to 20 mph.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NNW Twin Lakes CO
 39.13°N 106.48°W (Elev. 13399 ft)
10:59 am MST Jan 16, 2019
11am MST Jan 16, 2019-6pm MST Jan 22, 2019
 
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