High Winds and Blizzard Conditions in the Central U.S.; Critical Fire Weather in Southern California

A powerful winter storm will continue to bring widespread impacts to the central U.S. today. Blizzard conditions will continue across portions of the east-central and northern Plains while high winds to 65 mph will continue over portions of the west-central and northern Plains into this evening. Gusty offshore winds will drive several days of critical fire weather in southern California. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Salida - Monarch Pass (KMYP)

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

Fair and Windy

21°F

-6°C

Humidity 58%
Wind Speed SW 33 G 37 mph
Barometer 30.31 in
Dewpoint 9°F (-13°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill2°F (-17°C)
Last update 15 Jan 1:58 pm MST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles ENE Twin Lakes CO

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Patchy blowing snow. Sunny, with a high near 18. Wind chill values between -10 and zero. Windy, with a northwest wind around 30 mph, with gusts as high as 50 mph.

    Patchy
    Blowing Snow
    and Windy

    High: 18 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of snow showers after 5am.  Patchy blowing snow. Increasing clouds, with a low around 9. Wind chill values between -5 and -10. Blustery, with a west northwest wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 9 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before 8am.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 15. Wind chill values between -10 and -20. Blustery, with a northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Blustery.
    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 15 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 0. Wind chill values between -20 and -25. Blustery, with a west northwest wind 20 to 25 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Blustery

    Low: 0 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 17. Blustery, with a west northwest wind 20 to 25 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Blustery

    High: 17 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow showers after 11pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 4. Blustery, with a west northwest wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    and Blustery

    Low: 4 °F

  • M.L.King
    Day

    M.L.King Day: A 50 percent chance of snow showers.  Patchy blowing snow after 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 13. West northwest wind around 15 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    High: 13 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Snow showers likely, mainly before 11pm.  Patchy blowing snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -2. Breezy, with a north wind 15 to 20 mph becoming east in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    Low: -2 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before 11am.  Patchy blowing snow before 11am. Mostly cloudy and cold, with a high near 6. Breezy, with an east southeast wind 15 to 20 mph becoming south southwest in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    High: 6 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Patchy blowing snow. Sunny, with a high near 18. Wind chill values between -10 and zero. Windy, with a northwest wind around 30 mph, with gusts as high as 50 mph.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of snow showers after 5am. Patchy blowing snow. Increasing clouds, with a low around 9. Wind chill values between -5 and -10. Blustery, with a west northwest wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before 8am. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 15. Wind chill values between -10 and -20. Blustery, with a northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 0. Wind chill values between -20 and -25. Blustery, with a west northwest wind 20 to 25 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 17. Blustery, with a west northwest wind 20 to 25 mph.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow showers after 11pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 4. Blustery, with a west northwest wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
M.L.King Day
A 50 percent chance of snow showers. Patchy blowing snow after 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 13. West northwest wind around 15 mph.
Monday Night
Snow showers likely, mainly before 11pm. Patchy blowing snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -2. Breezy, with a north wind 15 to 20 mph becoming east in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before 11am. Patchy blowing snow before 11am. Mostly cloudy and cold, with a high near 6. Breezy, with an east southeast wind 15 to 20 mph becoming south southwest in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -2. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph.
Wednesday
A chance of snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 14. Breezy, with a west wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 0. Breezy, with a west wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Thursday
A chance of snow showers. Patchy blowing snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 11. Breezy, with a west wind around 20 mph.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles ENE Twin Lakes CO
 39.11°N 106.45°W (Elev. 13264 ft)
12:57 pm MST Jan 15, 2021
2pm MST Jan 15, 2021-6pm MST Jan 21, 2021
 
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