Central U.S. Severe Storms and Heavy Rain; Western Fire Weather Threats

A strong system will produce a swath of impacts. Severe storms with large hail, damaging winds, and a couple of tornadoes will be possible in the south and central Plains. Heavy rain could cause flash flooding in the Mid Mississippi Valley. Mountain snow will develop in the Rockies. Critical fire weather threats are expected across northern California and the Southwest. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

SALTER (SAWC2)

Lat: 37.651111°NLon: 108.536944°WElev: 8201ft.

NA

48°F

9°C

Humidity 19%
Wind Speed S 4 MPH
Barometer NA
Dewpoint 8°F (-13°C)
Visibility NA
Wind Chill47°F (8°C)
Last update 08 May 02:24 AM MDT
Extended Forecast for

9 Miles WNW La Plata CO

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 41. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming northeast.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 41 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 3pm and 5pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 58. West wind 5 to 15 mph becoming northeast in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then
    Scattered
    Showers

    High: 58 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 35. West northwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming northeast after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 35 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 55. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west southwest 10 to 15 mph in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 55 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of rain and snow showers before 4am, then a chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east southeast after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 36 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of snow showers before 10am, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 10am and 11am, then a chance of rain showers after 11am. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly sunny, with a high near 54. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 54 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of rain showers before 9pm, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 9pm and midnight, then a slight chance of snow showers after midnight. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 34. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Slight
    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 34 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A slight chance of snow showers before 11am, then a slight chance of rain showers.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 55.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 55 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 35.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 35 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 41. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming northeast.
Saturday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 3pm and 5pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 58. West wind 5 to 15 mph becoming northeast in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 35. West northwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming northeast after midnight.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 55. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west southwest 10 to 15 mph in the morning.
Sunday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers before 4am, then a chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east southeast after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday
A chance of snow showers before 10am, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 10am and 11am, then a chance of rain showers after 11am. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 54. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday Night
A chance of rain showers before 9pm, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 9pm and midnight, then a slight chance of snow showers after midnight. Some thunder is also possible. Partly cloudy, with a low around 34. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
A slight chance of snow showers before 11am, then a slight chance of rain showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 55.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 35.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 62.
Wednesday Night
Clear, with a low around 39.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 67.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 43.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 69.
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Point Forecast:
9 Miles WNW La Plata CO
 37.46°N 108.21°W (Elev. 8796 ft)
2:33 am MDT May 8, 2021
2am MDT May 8, 2021-6pm MDT May 14, 2021
 
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