Cold Front to Bring Cooling and Heavy Rain in the East; Building Heat and Monsoon in the West

A slow moving cold front will bring temperatures back to near normal early this week in the East. Strong to severe storms ahead of the front may produce damaging winds and heavy rain that could cause flash flooding. Strengthening high pressure in the West will produce surging monsoon moisture with potential for flash flooding. Heat may become excessive in the Desert Southwest this week. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

SALTER (SAWC2)

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

NA

76°F

24°C

Humidity 29%
Wind Speed E 14 G 24 MPH
Barometer NA
Dewpoint 41°F (5°C)
Visibility NA
Heat Index77°F (25°C)
Last update 22 Jul 4:24 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

9 Miles WNW La Plata CO

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. Northeast wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 77 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 10pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 52. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Scattered
    T-storms then
    Isolated
    T-storms

    Low: 52 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 2pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 2pm and 3pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 3pm.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 74. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Scattered
    Showers then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 74 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 10pm, then scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 10pm and midnight.  Mostly cloudy during the early evening, then becoming mostly clear, with a low around 53. East wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Isolated
    T-storms

    Low: 53 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before noon, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between noon and 3pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 3pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 73. East wind around 5 mph becoming west in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 73 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before midnight, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 53 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 75. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 75 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before midnight, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 52 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 75 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. Northeast wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 10pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 52. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 2pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 2pm and 3pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 3pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 74. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 10pm, then scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 10pm and midnight. Mostly cloudy during the early evening, then becoming mostly clear, with a low around 53. East wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before noon, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between noon and 3pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 73. East wind around 5 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before midnight, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 75. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Thursday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before midnight, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 73.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Sunny, with a high near 75.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Sunny, with a high near 76.
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Point Forecast:
9 Miles WNW La Plata CO
 37.46°N 108.21°W (Elev. 8796 ft)
2:50 pm MDT Jul 22, 2019
5pm MDT Jul 22, 2019-6pm MDT Jul 29, 2019
 
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