Monsoon Flood Threat and Heat Building Out West

The monsoon threat with heavy rain and thunderstorms continues across a large portion of the West. Flash flood watches are in effect from New Mexico to Montana and Idaho and debris flows remain possible near vulnerable burn scars. Also out West, excessive heat watches are in effect and start Tuesday across the Interior Northwest and parts of the Southwest into the desert of southern California. Read More >

Current conditions at

Salida - Monarch Pass (KMYP)

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

Partly Cloudy

12°C

54°F

Humidity 77%
Wind Speed W 19 km/h
Barometer 30.84 in
Dewpoint 8°C (46°F)
Visibility 16 km
Wind Chill10°C (50°F)
Last update 2 Aug 1:36 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

9 Miles NW Leadville North CO

Flash Flood Watch until August 2, 10:00pm
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Flash Flood Watch
  •  
    Flash Flood Watch until August 2, 10:00pm

    NOW until
    10:00pm Mon

    Flash Flood Watch

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 3pm, then showers and thunderstorms after 3pm.  High near 20. West northwest wind 10 to 15 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.

    T-storms

    High: 20 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms before 4am, then a chance of showers.  Low around 8. West southwest wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming north northwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 8 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm, then showers and thunderstorms after noon.  High near 19. North wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming south in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.

    Showers
    Likely then
    T-storms

    High: 19 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 9pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 9pm and midnight, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8. North wind 10 to 15 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 8 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 9am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 22. North wind 10 to 20 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 22 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly clear, with a low around 7. North wind 10 to 20 km/h becoming south after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 7 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Sunny, with a high near 24. South wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming west northwest in the afternoon.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 24 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly clear, with a low around 9. South wind around 15 km/h.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 9 °C

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 3pm, then showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. High near 20. West northwest wind 10 to 15 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms before 4am, then a chance of showers. Low around 8. West southwest wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming north northwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Tuesday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm, then showers and thunderstorms after noon. High near 19. North wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming south in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.
Tuesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 9pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 9pm and midnight, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8. North wind 10 to 15 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 9am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 22. North wind 10 to 20 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Wednesday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly clear, with a low around 7. North wind 10 to 20 km/h becoming south after midnight.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Sunny, with a high near 24. South wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming west northwest in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly clear, with a low around 9. South wind around 15 km/h.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 23. Southwest wind 15 to 20 km/h increasing to 20 to 25 km/h in the afternoon.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly clear, with a low around 8. South southwest wind 15 to 25 km/h.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 23. West southwest wind 15 to 25 km/h.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 8. Southwest wind 15 to 20 km/h.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 23. West southwest wind 10 to 20 km/h.
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Point Forecast:
9 Miles NW Leadville North CO
 39.38°N 106.42°W (Elev. 3481 m)
12:13 pm MDT Aug 2, 2021
2pm MDT Aug 2, 2021-6pm MDT Aug 8, 2021
 
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