Pitkin, CO (81241)

9:15 PM MDT on May 25, 2017 (GMT -0600)
MCTEC2 | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Flood Advisory, Special Statement Active Notice: Flood Advisory

Elev 10535 ft 38.70 °N, 106.37 °W | Updated 26 days ago

Mostly Cloudy
Mostly Cloudy
22.0 °F
Feels Like 22 °F
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Wind Variable Wind from North

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.71 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Windchill 22 °F
Dew Point Not available.
Humidity Not available.
Rainfall 0.03 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:46 AM 8:19 PM
New Moon, 0% visible
METAR KGUC 260256Z AUTO 36009KT 10SM CLR 10/02 A2991 RMK AO2 SLP061 T01000022 53023
Pressure 29.71 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Windchill 22 °F
Dew Point Not available.
Humidity Not available.
Rainfall 0.03 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:46 AM 8:19 PM
New Moon, 0% visible
METAR KGUC 260256Z AUTO 36009KT 10SM CLR 10/02 A2991 RMK AO2 SLP061 T01000022 53023

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Flood Advisory
Issued: 6:32 PM MDT May. 25, 2017 – National Weather Service

The flood advisory continues for
the Gunnison river at Delta
* until Monday evening.
* At 05 PM Thursday the stage was 9.7 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 8.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will fall to near 9.5 on Friday and stabilize.
The river will start to slowly fall late Sunday into Monday.



               Fld observed forecast 6 a.M.
Location stg stg day time Fri Sat sun

Gunnison river
Delta 12.0 9.7 Thu 05 PM 9.4 9.4 9.2


Lat... Lon 3876 10785 3870 10825 3878 10825 3880 10784







Special Statement
Issued: 9:07 PM MDT May. 25, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Significant weather advisory for Ouray... northeastern Dolores...
eastern San Miguel... Montrose... Hinsdale... San Juan and southwestern
Gunnison counties until 945 PM MDT...

At 906 PM MDT, Doppler radar was tracking strong thunderstorms along
a line extending from near Nucla to near Rico. Movement was east at
55 mph.

Frequent cloud to ground lightning and wind gusts of 50 to 55 mph
will be possible with these storms.

Locations impacted include...
Montrose, Telluride, Olathe, Mountain Village, Ouray, Ridgway, Nucla,
Silverton, Naturita, Norwood, Lake city, Rico, Sawpit, loghill
Village, Ophir, Placerville, Redvale, Maher, Sapinero and Gladstone.

This includes the following highways...
U.S. Highway 550 in Colorado between mile markers 49 and 130.
U.S. Highway 50 in Colorado between mile markers 84 and 130.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Frequent cloud to ground lightning is occurring with these storms.
Lightning can strike 10 miles away from a thunderstorm. Seek a safe
shelter inside a building or vehicle.


Lat... Lon 3847 10872 3868 10750 3796 10700 3795 10701
      3796 10707 3794 10714 3768 10715 3760 10814
time... Mot... loc 0306z 273deg 47kt 3834 10851 3767 10809


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