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Severe weather possible on Saturday

The NWS Storm Prediction Center in Norman, Oklahoma expects severe weather to be possible on Saturday. The three main areas of concern are in portions of the Plains, Gulf Coast, and Western U.S. The area of greatest concern is in the Central Plains where a slight risk of severe weather is expected. In this area, damaging winds, large hail and even an isolated tornado can not be ruled out.
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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.

Fair

48°F

9°C

Humidity 76%
Wind Speed NA
Barometer 30.43 in
Dewpoint 41°F (5°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 4 Jul 4:32 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

9 Miles ESE Crestone CO

  • Independence
    Day

    Scattered Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Scattered
    Thunderstorms

    High: 59 °F

  • Tonight

    Scattered Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Scattered
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 43 °F

  • Sunday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 60 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 40 °F

  • Monday

    Heavy Rain Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Heavy
    Rain

    High: 54 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Heavy Rain Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Heavy
    Rain

    Low: 39 °F

  • Tuesday

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 53 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    Low: 40 °F

  • Wednesday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 55 °F

Detailed Forecast

Independence Day
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 59. West wind 5 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. South wind 5 to 15 mph becoming west southwest in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60. West wind 10 to 15 mph. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54. Northwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming east southeast in the afternoon. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before midnight. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. East wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 53. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 55. West wind around 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. West wind around 10 mph.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 58. West southwest wind around 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 42. West southwest wind around 10 mph.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 61. Southwest wind around 10 mph.
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Point Forecast:
9 Miles ESE Crestone CO
 37.94°N 105.56°W (Elev. 12398 ft)
2:54 am MDT Jul 4, 2015
5am MDT Jul 4, 2015-6pm MDT Jul 10, 2015
 
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