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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.

Fog

39°F

4°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed NA
Barometer 30.26 in
Dewpoint 37°F (3°C)
Visibility 0.15 mi
Last update 4 May 9:15 am MDT

Extended Forecast

  • Today

    Showers Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 41 °F

  • Tonight

    Rain/Snow Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    Low: 30 °F

  • Tuesday

    Rain/Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 80%

    Rain/Snow

    High: 45 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Rain/Snow Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    Low: 28 °F

  • Wednesday

    Rain/Snow Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    High: 48 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Chance Rain/Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 26 °F

  • Thursday

    Chance Rain/Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 45 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Chance Rain/Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 25 °F

  • Friday

    Chance Rain/Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 43 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tonight
Rain showers likely before 9pm, then snow showers likely. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. Southeast wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Tuesday
Rain and snow showers likely before 10am, then rain showers. Some thunder is also possible. High near 45. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Tuesday Night
Rain and snow showers likely, becoming all snow after 9pm. Some thunder is also possible. Cloudy, with a low around 28. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Wednesday
A chance of rain and snow showers before 9am, then rain showers likely. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 48. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Wednesday Night
A chance of rain showers before 7pm, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 7pm and 10pm, then a chance of snow showers after 10pm. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Thursday
A chance of snow showers before 10am, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 10am and 11am, then a chance of rain showers after 11am. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 45. 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. Partly cloudy, with a low around 25. 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 43. 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
Mostly sunny, with a high near 38. 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 39. West wind around 10 mph.
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Point Forecast:
10 Miles N Blanca CO
 37.59°N 105.49°W (Elev. 12900 ft)
8:54 am MDT May 4, 2015
10am MDT May 4, 2015-6pm MDT May 10, 2015
 
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