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High Fire Danger In Parts Of The Southwest U.S. On Thursday

Strong winds and very low humidity will create dangerous fire weather conditions in parts of the Desert Southwest and southern High Plains on Thursday. Any fires that ignite could rapidly grow out of control in this region. Fire Weather Watches and Red Flag Warnings are in effect for these areas. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

La Veta Mountain, La Veta Pass (KVTP)

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

Fair

61°F

16°C

Humidity 16%
Wind Speed NA
Barometer 30.04 in
Dewpoint 14°F (-10°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 25 May 3:00 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

9 Miles ESE Crestone CO

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 46. Windy, with a west southwest wind around 35 mph, with gusts as high as 50 mph.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms and
    Windy

    High: 46 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of rain showers before 9pm, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers between 9pm and 3am, then a slight chance of snow showers after 3am. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 31. Windy, with a west southwest wind 25 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow and
    Windy

    Low: 31 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A slight chance of showers between 9am and noon, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 45. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms and
    Breezy

    High: 45 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 27. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    and Breezy

    Low: 27 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of snow showers before 9am, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 9am and 10am, then a chance of rain showers after 10am. Some thunder is also possible.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 40. West wind around 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 40 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Rain showers likely before 8pm, then rain and snow showers likely between 8pm and 9pm, then snow showers likely after 9pm. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming northeast after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely then
    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 26 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of snow showers before 10am, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 10am and 11am, then rain showers likely after 11am. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41. North wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Showers
    Likely

    High: 41 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Rain showers likely before 10pm, then rain and snow showers likely between 10pm and midnight, then a slight chance of snow showers after midnight. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. East wind around 10 mph becoming south southwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely then
    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers

    Low: 28 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Memorial Day: A slight chance of snow showers before 8am, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers between 8am and 9am, then a chance of rain showers after 9am. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly sunny, with a high near 43. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 43 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 46. Windy, with a west southwest wind around 35 mph, with gusts as high as 50 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A slight chance of rain showers before 9pm, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers between 9pm and 3am, then a slight chance of snow showers after 3am. Some thunder is also possible. Partly cloudy, with a low around 31. Windy, with a west southwest wind 25 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Friday
A slight chance of showers between 9am and noon, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 45. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 27. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.
Saturday
A chance of snow showers before 9am, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 9am and 10am, then a chance of rain showers after 10am. Some thunder is also possible. Increasing clouds, with a high near 40. West wind around 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Saturday Night
Rain showers likely before 8pm, then rain and snow showers likely between 8pm and 9pm, then snow showers likely after 9pm. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming northeast after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Sunday
A chance of snow showers before 10am, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 10am and 11am, then rain showers likely after 11am. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41. North wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday Night
Rain showers likely before 10pm, then rain and snow showers likely between 10pm and midnight, then a slight chance of snow showers after midnight. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. East wind around 10 mph becoming south southwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Memorial Day
A slight chance of snow showers before 8am, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers between 8am and 9am, then a chance of rain showers after 9am. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 43. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday Night
A chance of rain showers before midnight, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers between midnight and 2am, then a slight chance of snow showers after 2am. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west southwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 44. West southwest wind around 10 mph becoming south in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. South wind around 10 mph.
Wednesday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 47. 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)
2:03 pm MDT May 25, 2017
3pm MDT May 25, 2017-6pm MDT May 31, 2017
 
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