Weather for Aspen, Colorado
Lat: 39.19N, Lon: 106.83W
Wx Zone: COZ010 CWA Used: GJT
Colorado Drought Monitor
The Colorado Drought monitor is a subset of the United States Monitor, issued every Thursday morning, based on drought conditions the previous Tuesday. The map below shows the current drought level around the state, and the percent of Colorado land area in each drought level compared to the previous week.
Read an explanation of the drought intensities and what they mean.
Colorado Hydrologic Information Statement
Note that if drought conditions are not being experienced, or in the case of river flooding or heavy rain, this statement may be used to indicate river flows or flood potential.
000 FGUS75 KGJT 041956 ESFGJT COC067-062000- HYDROLOGIC OUTLOOK NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO 156 PM MDT SAT JUN 4 2016 ...WARM TEMPERATURES WILL INCREASE RUNOFF FROM SNOW MELT AND RIVER LEVELS INTO NEXT WEEK... Mostly sunny days and rising temperatures will lead to an increase in snowmelt from the high mountains over the next few days. Stream and river flows continue to rise. The Los Pinos River near Bayfield will remain near bankfull from Vallecito Reservoir releases through next week due to high snowmelt inflows. Inundation of lowland pasture can be expected. && Fld Observed Forecast 6 a.m. Location Stg Stg Day Time Sun Mon Tue Los Pinos River Bayfield 5.5 5.0 Sat 01 PM 5.0 5.0 5.0 Caution is urged when walking near waterways. Avoid inundated areas and unstable riverbanks. Stay tuned to developments by listening to NOAA Weather Radio or your local TV or radio stations. $$ AS