Dangerous Heat Wave from the Midwest to East Coast; Severe Thunderstorms Across Portions of the Upper Midwest

A dangerous heat wave will persist through this weekend. Widespread warnings and advisories for the heat cover most of the eastern two-thirds of the U.S. Heat indices will surge past 100 degrees and even rise above 110 in many locations. Northwest of this dome of heat, severe thunderstorms with the possibility of strong tornadoes and widespread significant wind damage are possible into tonight. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

550N022 DURANGO (CO058)

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

NA

90°F

32°C

Humidity 22%
Wind Speed WSW 3 G 13 MPH
Barometer NA
Dewpoint 46°F (8°C)
Visibility NA
Heat Index87°F (31°C)
Last update 19 Jul 4:06 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SW La Plata CO

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 55. Breezy, with a northwest wind 10 to 20 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    and Breezy
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 55 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between noon and 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 68. North northwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 10%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 68 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 50. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 50 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Sunny, with a high near 68. Breezy, with a north wind 10 to 20 mph becoming south southeast in the morning.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms and
    Breezy

    High: 68 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly clear, with a low around 52. Breezy, with a west wind 10 to 20 mph becoming east after midnight.

    Breezy.
    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 52 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 67.

    Sunny then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 67 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 50 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 63.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 63 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 51 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 55. Breezy, with a northwest wind 10 to 20 mph.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between noon and 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 68. North northwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 10%.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 50. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Sunday
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Sunny, with a high near 68. Breezy, with a north wind 10 to 20 mph becoming south southeast in the morning.
Sunday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly clear, with a low around 52. Breezy, with a west wind 10 to 20 mph becoming east after midnight.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 67.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 63.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 63.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly sunny, with a high near 64.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly sunny, with a high near 65.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SW La Plata CO
 37.38°N 108.09°W (Elev. 10233 ft)
2:23 pm MDT Jul 19, 2019
5pm MDT Jul 19, 2019-6pm MDT Jul 26, 2019
 
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