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Heavy Snow from the Wasatch to the Upper Midwest

A strong weather system will bring heavy snow, gusty winds, and difficult travel conditions to a broad area from the Great Basin to the Upper Midwest. Farther south, strong winds and dry conditions is increasing the wildfire threat. Unusual warmth from the Ohio Valley to the Mid-Atlantic continues. The approaching cold front brings a threat of severe weather to the Ohio Valley later in the week. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Central Colorado Regional Airport (KAEJ)

Lat: 38.81°NLon: 106.12°WElev: 7946ft.

Fair

11°C

52°F

Humidity 15%
Wind Speed SW 30 G 52 km/h
Barometer 29.83 in
Dewpoint -15°C (5°F)
Visibility 16 km
Wind Chill8°C (47°F)
Last update 22 Feb 2:55 pm MST
Extended Forecast for

Salida CO

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a high near 14. West wind 20 to 25 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 14 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 1. South wind 5 to 15 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 1 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A slight chance of snow showers before 9am, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers between 9am and 10am, then a slight chance of rain showers after 10am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 4. Breezy, with a west wind 20 to 25 km/h increasing to 30 to 35 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 55 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Breezy.
    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 4 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 10 percent chance of snow after 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around -8. West wind 20 to 25 km/h decreasing to 10 to 15 km/h after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    Snow

    Low: -8 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: A 10 percent chance of snow before 11am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 2. West wind 15 to 20 km/h increasing to 20 to 25 km/h in the afternoon.

    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Partly Sunny

    High: 2 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around -10. West wind 10 to 20 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: -10 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 4. West southwest wind 15 to 25 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 4 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 10 percent chance of snow after 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around -4. West southwest wind 15 to 20 km/h.

    Slight Chance
    Snow

    Low: -4 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 7. West southwest wind 15 to 20 km/h.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 7 °C

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a high near 14. West wind 20 to 25 km/h.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 1. South wind 5 to 15 km/h.
Thursday
A slight chance of snow showers before 9am, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers between 9am and 10am, then a slight chance of rain showers after 10am. Partly sunny, with a high near 4. Breezy, with a west wind 20 to 25 km/h increasing to 30 to 35 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 55 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday Night
A 10 percent chance of snow after 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -8. West wind 20 to 25 km/h decreasing to 10 to 15 km/h after midnight.
Friday
A 10 percent chance of snow before 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 2. West wind 15 to 20 km/h increasing to 20 to 25 km/h in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -10. West wind 10 to 20 km/h.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 4. West southwest wind 15 to 25 km/h.
Saturday Night
A 10 percent chance of snow after 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -4. West southwest wind 15 to 20 km/h.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 7. West southwest wind 15 to 20 km/h.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of rain and snow before 2am, then a slight chance of snow between 2am and 4am, then a slight chance of rain and snow after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 0. Southwest wind around 15 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 10. West southwest wind 20 to 25 km/h increasing to 25 to 30 km/h in the afternoon.
Monday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 2. West southwest wind 25 to 30 km/h decreasing to 20 to 25 km/h after midnight.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 8. West southwest wind 20 to 25 km/h.
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Point Forecast:
Salida CO
 38.53°N 106.01°W (Elev. 2186 m)
12:32 pm MST Feb 22, 2017
2pm MST Feb 22, 2017-6pm MST Feb 28, 2017
 
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