Ridgway, CO

8:01 AM MDT on May 25, 2017 (GMT -0600)
Elk Meadows | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Flood Advisory, Fire Weather Warning Active Notice: Flood Advisory

Elev 8698 ft 38.10 °N, 107.76 °W | Updated 7 seconds ago

Partly Cloudy
Partly Cloudy
56.3 °F
Feels Like 56.3 °F
N
7.6
Wind Variable Wind from SSE
Gusts 9.8 mph

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
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Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.47 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Dew Point 21 °F
Humidity 25%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:53 AM 8:23 PM
Waning Crescent, 0% visible
METAR KMTJ 251353Z AUTO 15008KT 10SM CLR 14/01 A2970 RMK AO2 SLP979 T01390011
Pressure 29.47 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Dew Point 21 °F
Humidity 25%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:53 AM 8:23 PM
Waning Crescent, 0% visible
METAR KMTJ 251353Z AUTO 15008KT 10SM CLR 14/01 A2970 RMK AO2 SLP979 T01390011

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Flood Advisory
Issued: 4:55 PM MDT May. 24, 2017 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Grand Junction co has issued a
* flood advisory for
the Gunnison river above Grand Junction.
* Until Monday evening.
* At 03 PM Wednesday the stage was 10.3 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 8.6 feet.
* Flood stage is 13.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will rise to near 10.9 feet later this
evening.





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

Gunnison river
Delta 12.0 9.0 Wed 04 PM 9.5 9.4 9.5
grand junc 13.0 10.3 Wed 03 PM 10.9 10.9 11.0


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

Lat... Lon 3878 10825 3870 10825 3903 10862 3906 10859


455 PM MDT Wed may 24 2017

The National Weather Service in Grand Junction co has issued a
* flood advisory for
the Gunnison river at Delta.
* Until Monday evening.
* At 04 PM Wednesday the stage was 9.0 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 8.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will rise to near 9.5 feet later this evening.




Fire Weather Warning
Issued: 4:46 AM MDT May. 25, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Red flag warning remains in effect from noon today to 7 PM MDT
this evening for gusty winds... low relative humidity... and dry
fuels for fire weather zone 290...

* affected area... in Colorado, fire weather zone 207 southwest
Colorado lower forecast area and fire weather zone 290 Paradox
Valley forecast area.

* Winds... southwest 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 40 mph.

* Relative humidity... 11 to 16 percent.

* Impacts... fire starts or existing fires may become difficult
to control.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A red flag warning means that critical fire weather conditions
are either occurring now, or will shortly. A combination of
strong winds, low relative humidity, and warm temperatures can
contribute to extreme fire behavior.



For more information from the National Weather Service visit...
http://weather.Gov/gjt