Severe Storms and Flash Flood Threat in the Lower Mississippi River Valley

Scattered severe thunderstorms are expected from parts of central/east Texas into the lower Mississippi Valley and Mid-South. Large hail, damaging wind gusts, and a couple of tornadoes all appear possible. Heavy rain from storms will also result in a threat of flash flooding. Critical fire weather conditions will exist in Northern California and New Mexico. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Elbert Mountain - Monument Pass (KMNH)

Lat: 39.22°NLon: 104.64°WElev: 7042ft.

Overcast

39°F

4°C

Humidity 61%
Wind Speed E 8 mph
Barometer 30.12 in
Dewpoint 27°F (-3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill33°F (1°C)
Last update 9 May 11:35 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles NNE Black Forest CO

  • Today

    Today: A chance of rain and snow showers before 1pm, then a chance of rain showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Cloudy, with a high near 43. South southeast wind 8 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 43 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain showers likely before 7pm, then rain and snow showers between 7pm and 4am, then snow showers after 4am. Some thunder is also possible.  Low around 31. South wind 9 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 16 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Rain/Snow

    Low: 31 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Rain and snow showers, becoming all rain after 10am. Some thunder is also possible.  High near 40. Breezy, with a south southeast wind 13 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Breezy.
    Rain/Snow
    then Showers

    High: 40 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Rain showers before 7pm, then rain and snow showers between 7pm and 10pm, then snow showers after 10pm. Some thunder is also possible.  Low around 29. Southeast wind 8 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Rain/Snow
    then Snow
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 29 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Snow showers likely before 2pm, then rain and snow showers likely. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 40. East wind 8 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    High: 40 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of rain and snow showers before 3am, then a slight chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 29 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 52.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 52 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 34.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 34 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 66.

    Sunny

    High: 66 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A chance of rain and snow showers before 1pm, then a chance of rain showers. Some thunder is also possible. Cloudy, with a high near 43. South southeast wind 8 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Tonight
Rain showers likely before 7pm, then rain and snow showers between 7pm and 4am, then snow showers after 4am. Some thunder is also possible. Low around 31. South wind 9 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 16 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Monday
Rain and snow showers, becoming all rain after 10am. Some thunder is also possible. High near 40. Breezy, with a south southeast wind 13 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Monday Night
Rain showers before 7pm, then rain and snow showers between 7pm and 10pm, then snow showers after 10pm. Some thunder is also possible. Low around 29. Southeast wind 8 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Tuesday
Snow showers likely before 2pm, then rain and snow showers likely. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 40. East wind 8 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers before 3am, then a slight chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 52.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 34.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 66.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 42.
Friday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.
Friday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles NNE Black Forest CO
 39.13°N 104.65°W (Elev. 7310 ft)
10:54 am MDT May 9, 2021
11am MDT May 9, 2021-6pm MDT May 15, 2021
 
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