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 >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Durango-La Plata County Airport (KDRO)

Lat: 37.14°NLon: 107.76°WElev: 6627ft.

Fair

38°F

3°C

Humidity 73%
Wind Speed W 18 G 24 mph
Barometer 30.17 in (1022.7 mb)
Dewpoint 30°F (-1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill28°F (-2°C)
Last update 16 Jan 2:53 pm MST
Extended Forecast for

Navajo Dam NM

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41. West wind around 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 41 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25. West wind around 5 mph becoming northeast after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 25 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 42. East wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 42 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Rain and snow showers, becoming all snow after 11pm.  Low around 30. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Rain/Snow
    then Snow
    Showers

    Low: 30 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Snow showers likely before 11am, then rain and snow showers likely.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 39. West wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    High: 39 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 16.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 16 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 34.

    Sunny

    High: 34 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 14.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 14 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 41.

    Sunny

    High: 41 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41. West wind around 10 mph.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25. West wind around 5 mph becoming northeast after midnight.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 42. East wind around 5 mph.
Thursday Night
Rain and snow showers, becoming all snow after 11pm. Low around 30. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Friday
Snow showers likely before 11am, then rain and snow showers likely. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 39. West wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 16.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 34.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 14.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 41.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 20.
M.L.King Day
Mostly sunny, with a high near 41.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 19.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 36.
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Point Forecast:
Navajo Dam NM
 36.82°N 107.6°W (Elev. 5797 ft)
4:25 am MST Jan 16, 2019
3pm MST Jan 16, 2019-6pm MST Jan 22, 2019
 
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