Flash Flood Risk in the Mid-Atlantic; Storms in the High Plains; Critical Fire Weather Threats in the West

Heavy rain and thunderstorms will pose a flash flood risk for the Mid-Atlantic. Severe thunderstorms are possible through Friday from the northern and central Plains to the Upper Midwest. Elevated and critical fire weather conditions with isolated dry thunderstorm potential across a large part of the West. Above average temperatures are expected in the Southern Plains and Northeast. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

SALTER (SAWC2)

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

NA

76°F

24°C

Humidity 21%
Wind Speed WSW 10 MPH
Barometer 1007.11 mb
Dewpoint 33°F (1°C)
Visibility NA
Heat Index77°F (25°C)
Last update 12 Aug 12:24 PM MDT
Extended Forecast for

9 Miles WNW La Plata CO

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 76. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 20 mph.

    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 76 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 54. West wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west 5 to 10 mph in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 54 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 78. Light and variable wind becoming west southwest 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 57. West wind 10 to 15 mph becoming southwest 5 to 10 mph in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 57 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 79 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 55.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 55 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 81.

    Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 56.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 56 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Sunny, with a high near 81.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 76. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 20 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 54. West wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west 5 to 10 mph in the evening.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 78. Light and variable wind becoming west southwest 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 57. West wind 10 to 15 mph becoming southwest 5 to 10 mph in the evening.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 81.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 56.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Sunny, with a high near 81.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.
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Point Forecast:
9 Miles WNW La Plata CO
 37.46°N 108.21°W (Elev. 8796 ft)
12:07 pm MDT Aug 12, 2020
12pm MDT Aug 12, 2020-6pm MDT Aug 18, 2020
 
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