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 ENE 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, mainly after 4pm. High near 19. Wind chill values between -5 and zero. Windy, with a west wind around 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Snow and
    Blowing Snow

    High: 19 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow showers, mainly before 10pm.  Widespread blowing snow, mainly before 11pm. Low around 11. Wind chill values between -5 and -10. Windy, with a west wind 25 to 35 mph, with gusts as high as 50 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 40 percent chance of snow showers, mainly after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 24. Wind chill values between -10 and zero. Windy, with a west wind 25 to 30 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Windy

    High: 24 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Snow showers.  Low around 12. Wind chill values between -5 and zero. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 20 to 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 7 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    and Breezy

    Low: 12 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Snow showers.  High near 19. Blustery, with a northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 7 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    and Blustery

    High: 19 °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 35 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 19. Blustery, with a west northwest wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Blustery

    High: 19 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 7. West wind around 15 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 7 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Snow. Widespread blowing snow, mainly after 4pm. High near 19. Wind chill values between -5 and zero. Windy, with a west wind around 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Tonight
Snow showers, mainly before 10pm. Widespread blowing snow, mainly before 11pm. Low around 11. Wind chill values between -5 and -10. Windy, with a west wind 25 to 35 mph, with gusts as high as 50 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of snow showers, mainly after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 24. Wind chill values between -10 and zero. Windy, with a west wind 25 to 30 mph.
Thursday Night
Snow showers. Low around 12. Wind chill values between -5 and zero. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 20 to 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 7 inches possible.
Friday
Snow showers. High near 19. Blustery, with a northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 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 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 19. Blustery, with a west northwest wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 7. West wind around 15 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 27. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow showers after 11pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 9. Breezy, with a west wind around 20 mph.
M.L.King Day
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 19. Breezy, with a west wind 20 to 25 mph.
Monday Night
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 1. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 15 to 20 mph.
Tuesday
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 12. West northwest wind around 15 mph.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles ENE Twin Lakes CO
 39.11°N 106.45°W (Elev. 13264 ft)
10:59 am MST Jan 16, 2019
11am MST Jan 16, 2019-6pm MST Jan 22, 2019
 
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