Notice of NWS' New Version of Forecast
A new version of Forecast is coming soon!
Click here to visit the new site for details.

Critical Fire Weather Over The Southwest U.S., Heavy Rain And Flash Flooding Likely In Hawaii

The combination of strong winds and very dry humidity will lead to critical to extremely critical fire weather conditions over portions of the southern Plains and Desert Southwest through Friday. The potential exists for explosive wildfire growth given ignition. Heavy rain and flash flooding can be expected over the Hawaiian Islands where Flash Flood Watches remain in effect into Friday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

San Luis Valley Regional Airport (KALS)

Lat: 37.44°NLon: 105.86°WElev: 7536ft.

Fair

48°F

9°C

Humidity 32%
Wind Speed S 15 mph
Barometer 30.02 in (1011.5 mb)
Dewpoint 19°F (-7°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill42°F (6°C)
Last update 19 Apr 8:52 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles SW South Fork CO

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain showers likely before 3am, then rain and snow showers likely between 3am and 5am, then snow showers likely after 5am. Some thunder is also possible.  Cloudy, with a low around 31. Breezy, with a south southeast wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Rain/Snow
    Likely and
    Breezy

    Low: 31 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 50 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before noon. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.  New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers

    High: 39 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow showers before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. West wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 21 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A slight chance of rain and snow showers between noon and 2pm, then a slight chance of rain showers after 2pm. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly sunny, with a high near 50. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 10%.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 50 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 25. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 25 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 55. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming east southeast in the afternoon.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 55 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 31. Southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 31 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 56. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 56 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 33. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 33 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Rain showers likely before 3am, then rain and snow showers likely between 3am and 5am, then snow showers likely after 5am. Some thunder is also possible. Cloudy, with a low around 31. Breezy, with a south southeast wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before noon. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow showers before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. West wind 5 to 15 mph.
Saturday
A slight chance of rain and snow showers between noon and 2pm, then a slight chance of rain showers after 2pm. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 50. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 10%.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 25. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Increasing clouds, with a high near 55. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming east southeast in the afternoon. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 31. Southwest wind around 5 mph.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 56. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 33. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 56. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the evening.
Wednesday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 55. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 56. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Click Map For Forecast
Point Forecast:
5 Miles SW South Fork CO
 37.62°N 106.68°W (Elev. 8399 ft)
8:02 pm MDT Apr 19, 2018
9pm MDT Apr 19, 2018-6pm MDT Apr 26, 2018
 
Get as KML Get as XML

Additional Resources

Radar & Satellite Image

Link to Local Radar Data Link to Satellite Data

Hourly Weather Forecast

National Digital Forecast Database