Thunderstorms and Flooding Along the Gulf Coast; Winter Returns in the Central Rockies

A stalled front along the west-central Gulf Coast will contribute to a few severe thunderstorms and heavy rain with flooding over the next couple of days. Meanwhile, a vigorous system will produce heavy snow across the central Rockies into the High Plains the next few days. Finally, critical fire weather conditions are expected across the Four Corners region through Thursday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

550N022 DURANGO (CO058)

Lat: 37.26881°NLon: 107.8843°WElev: 6495ft.

NA

65°F

18°C

Humidity 14%
Wind Speed W 5 MPH
Barometer NA
Dewpoint 15°F (-9°C)
Visibility NA
Last update 14 Apr 07:04 PM MDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles NNE La Plata CO

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Increasing clouds, with a low around 25. Windy, with a southwest wind 25 to 30 mph decreasing to 15 to 20 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 50 mph.

    Increasing
    Clouds and
    Windy

    Low: 25 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly between 8am and 2pm. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly sunny, with a high near 39. Windy, with a south southwest wind 20 to 25 mph increasing to 25 to 30 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 45 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Windy

    High: 39 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow showers before 11pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 20. Breezy, with a west wind 20 to 25 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    and Breezy
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 20 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 40 percent chance of snow showers, mainly after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 38. West wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 38 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow showers after midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 20. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming southwest after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 20 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Snow showers. The snow could be heavy at times. Some thunder is also possible.  High near 32. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Heavy Snow

    High: 32 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 50 percent chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 17 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of snow showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 36.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 36 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 18.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 18 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Increasing clouds, with a low around 25. Windy, with a southwest wind 25 to 30 mph decreasing to 15 to 20 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 50 mph.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly between 8am and 2pm. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 39. Windy, with a south southwest wind 20 to 25 mph increasing to 25 to 30 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 45 mph.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow showers before 11pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 20. Breezy, with a west wind 20 to 25 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of snow showers, mainly after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 38. West wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow showers after midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 20. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming southwest after midnight.
Saturday
Snow showers. The snow could be heavy at times. Some thunder is also possible. High near 32. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Saturday Night
A 50 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17.
Sunday
A chance of snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 36.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 18.
Monday
A slight chance of snow showers after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 41.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 22.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 44.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 26.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 46.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles NNE La Plata CO
 37.46°N 108.04°W (Elev. 11319 ft)
5:39 pm MDT Apr 14, 2021
7pm MDT Apr 14, 2021-6pm MDT Apr 21, 2021
 
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