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Severe weather possible for parts of Midwest and central, southern Plains

The NWS Storm Prediction Center is forecasting a risk of severe thunderstorms Monday afternoon and evening across parts of the central Plains and Midwest, from central Kansas to west-central Illinois, as well as across parts of the southern Plains, from West Texas to southeastern New Mexico. Large hail and damaging winds will be the main threats.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

La Veta Mountain, La Veta Pass (KVTP)

Lat: 37.5°NLon: 105.17°WElev: 10217ft.

Thunderstorm Heavy Rain

39°F

4°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed NA
Barometer 30.27 in
Dewpoint 37°F (3°C)
Visibility 0.50 mi
Last update 4 May 11:35 am MDT

Extended Forecast

  • This
    Afternoon

    Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 80%

    Snow

    High: 39 °F

  • Tonight

    Snow Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Snow
    Likely

    Low: 24 °F

  • Tuesday

    Rain/Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 80%

    Rain/Snow

    High: 39 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Rain/Snow Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    Low: 25 °F

  • Wednesday

    Rain/Snow Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    High: 42 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Chance Rain/Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 25 °F

  • Thursday

    Chance Rain/Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 43 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Chance Rain/Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 24 °F

  • Friday

    Chance Rain/Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 42 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. High near 39. South wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Tonight
Snow showers likely, mainly before 5am. Some thunder is also possible. Cloudy, with a low around 24. South wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Tuesday
Snow showers likely before 10am, then rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. High near 39. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Tuesday Night
Rain and snow showers likely, becoming all snow after 7pm. Some thunder is also possible. Cloudy, with a low around 25. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Wednesday
Rain and snow showers likely before 1pm, then rain showers likely between 1pm and 2pm, then rain and snow showers likely after 2pm. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 42. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Wednesday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers before 8pm, then a chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Thursday
A chance of rain and snow showers before 1pm, then a chance of rain showers. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 43. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
A chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 42. South wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. South southwest wind around 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 36. West southwest wind around 15 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 19. West wind 10 to 15 mph.
Sunday
A chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 38. West wind around 10 mph.
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Point Forecast:
9 Miles ESE Crestone CO
 37.94°N 105.56°W (Elev. 12398 ft)
11:02 am MDT May 4, 2015
12pm MDT May 4, 2015-6pm MDT May 10, 2015
 
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