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Severe Thunderstorm Threat Increasing This Week from the High Plains to Gulf Coast

A storm system will move from the Rockies to the East Coast during the next several days bringing a severe thunderstorm threat to many parts of the nation. On Thursday, large hail will be the main threat in the High Plains. By Friday a more widespread threat will develop in the ArkLaTex region where damaging winds, very large hail and tornadoes will be possible. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

SALTER (SAWC2)

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

NA

3°C

38°F

Humidity 81%
Wind Speed SSW 6 G 10 MPH
Barometer NA
Dewpoint 1°C (33°F)
Visibility NA
Wind Chill1°C (33°F)
Last update 23 Mar 9:24 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

Dolores CO

  • Today

    Today: Periods of showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  High near 8. South wind around 20 km/h becoming west southwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    High: 8 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain showers likely before 9pm, then rain and snow showers likely between 9pm and 10pm, then snow showers likely after 10pm. Some thunder is also possible.  Cloudy, with a low around -2. West wind 20 to 25 km/h becoming north northwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 centimeters possible.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely then
    Snow Showers
    Likely

    Low: -2 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: A slight chance of rain and snow showers before 11am, then a slight chance of rain showers between 11am and noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 11. North wind 20 to 25 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 50 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 11 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around -2. North northwest wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming east southeast after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: -2 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 14. East southeast wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming south southwest in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 14 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of rain showers before 10pm, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 10pm and midnight, then a chance of snow showers after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around -1. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Snow Showers

    Low: -1 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of rain and snow showers before 11am, then a chance of rain showers between 11am and noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 11. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 11 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around -2.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: -2 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: A slight chance of showers after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 13.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 13 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Periods of showers and possibly a thunderstorm. High near 8. South wind around 20 km/h becoming west southwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Tonight
Rain showers likely before 9pm, then rain and snow showers likely between 9pm and 10pm, then snow showers likely after 10pm. Some thunder is also possible. Cloudy, with a low around -2. West wind 20 to 25 km/h becoming north northwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 centimeters possible.
Friday
A slight chance of rain and snow showers before 11am, then a slight chance of rain showers between 11am and noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 11. North wind 20 to 25 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 50 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around -2. North northwest wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming east southeast after midnight.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 14. East southeast wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming south southwest in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
A chance of rain showers before 10pm, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 10pm and midnight, then a chance of snow showers after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -1. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Sunday
A chance of rain and snow showers before 11am, then a chance of rain showers between 11am and noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 11. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -2.
Monday
A slight chance of showers after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 13.
Monday Night
A slight chance of rain showers before 11pm, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 11pm and 1am, then a chance of snow showers after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 0.
Tuesday
A chance of rain and snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 11.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -1.
Wednesday
A chance of rain and snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 11.
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Point Forecast:
Dolores CO
 37.46°N 108.5°W (Elev. 2185 m)
9:37 am MDT Mar 23, 2017
10am MDT Mar 23, 2017-6pm MDT Mar 29, 2017
 
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