Cold Temperatures Across the Northern and Central Plains; Severe Weather Potential for the East

Severe weather and heavy rainfall potential along with warm temperatures will affect the eastern portions of the country through Sunday as a cold front tracks eastward. Meanwhile, much colder air across portions of the Plains will bring frost and freeze conditions into Sunday morning. Dry, mild and breezy conditions linger for the four-corner region where elevated to critical fire weather remains. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

SALTER (SAWC2)

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

NA

55°F

13°C

Humidity 23%
Wind Speed SW 13 MPH
Barometer NA
Dewpoint 18°F (-8°C)
Visibility NA
Last update 21 May 04:24 PM MDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles NW Dolores CO

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Increasing clouds, with a low around 42. West wind 5 to 15 mph becoming east after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 42 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 68. Breezy, with a southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Partly
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 68 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then a slight chance of showers between 9pm and midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 20 mph becoming north northeast 5 to 10 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms and
    Breezy then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 41 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 65. Breezy, with a north northeast wind 10 to 20 mph becoming west in the afternoon.

    Partly Sunny
    then Partly
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 65 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 38. West northwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming northeast after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 38 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A slight chance of showers between noon and 3pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 65. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 10%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 65 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 37. Breezy.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Breezy
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 37 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 71.

    Sunny

    High: 71 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 42.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 42 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Increasing clouds, with a low around 42. West wind 5 to 15 mph becoming east after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 68. Breezy, with a southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then a slight chance of showers between 9pm and midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 20 mph becoming north northeast 5 to 10 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 65. Breezy, with a north northeast wind 10 to 20 mph becoming west in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 38. West northwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming northeast after midnight.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers between noon and 3pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 65. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 10%.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 37. Breezy.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 71.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 42.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 79.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 48.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 80. Breezy.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 50. Breezy.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Breezy.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles NW Dolores CO
 37.53°N 108.56°W (Elev. 7139 ft)
4:39 pm MDT May 21, 2022
5pm MDT May 21, 2022-6pm MDT May 28, 2022
 
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