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Heavy snow in the Rockies, Fire weather threat in the Southwest, and Heavy rainfall threat for the weekend in the Southern Plains into the Ohio Valley

Heavy snow is expected in the northern and central Rockies. There is a critical to elevated fire risk across the Southwest. A few severe storms are expected from the Southeast States into the Great Lakes and portions of the Central Plains on Thursday. Heavy rainfall is forecast through the weekend with a threat for significant flooding for the Southern Plains into the Mississippi Valley Read More >

Current conditions at

La Veta Mountain, La Veta Pass (KVTP)

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

Mostly Cloudy

34°F

1°C

Humidity 65%
Wind Speed SW 10 G 18 mph
Barometer 29.74 in
Dewpoint 23°F (-5°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Wind Chill26°F (-3°C)
Last update 27 Apr 5:57 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

10 Miles N Fort Garland CO

Winter Storm Watch April 28, 06:00pm until April 30, 03:00am
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Winter Storm Watch
  • Tonight

    Tonight: Isolated snow showers before midnight. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 11. Wind chill values between -5 and 5. Breezy, with a west wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated Snow
    Showers and
    Breezy

    Low: 11 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 40 percent chance of snow showers, mainly after 3pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 23. Wind chill values between -5 and 5. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 23 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Snow showers, mainly after 9pm.  Low around 10. Wind chill values between -5 and 5. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming east northeast after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 4 to 8 inches possible.

    Snow Showers

    Low: 10 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Snow showers.  High near 18. Wind chill values between -10 and zero. Blustery, with a northeast wind 15 to 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 6 to 10 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    and Blustery

    High: 18 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Snow showers likely, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12. Blustery, with a northeast wind 10 to 20 mph becoming north northwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Blustery

    Low: 12 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of snow showers before noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 29. Northwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 29 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 18. Blustery, with a northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Blustery

    Low: 18 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A slight chance of snow showers after noon, mixing with rain after 3pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 34. West northwest wind around 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 34 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of rain and snow showers before 9pm, then a chance of snow showers.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 22. West wind around 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Slight
    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 22 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Isolated snow showers before midnight. Some thunder is also possible. Partly cloudy, with a low around 11. Wind chill values between -5 and 5. Breezy, with a west wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of snow showers, mainly after 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 23. Wind chill values between -5 and 5. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Friday Night
Snow showers, mainly after 9pm. Low around 10. Wind chill values between -5 and 5. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming east northeast after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 4 to 8 inches possible.
Saturday
Snow showers. High near 18. Wind chill values between -10 and zero. Blustery, with a northeast wind 15 to 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 6 to 10 inches possible.
Saturday Night
Snow showers likely, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12. Blustery, with a northeast wind 10 to 20 mph becoming north northwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of snow showers before noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 29. Northwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 18. Blustery, with a northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Monday
A slight chance of snow showers after noon, mixing with rain after 3pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 34. West northwest wind around 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers before 9pm, then a chance of snow showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 22. West wind around 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
A chance of rain and snow showers before 4pm, then a chance of rain showers between 4pm and 5pm, then a chance of rain and snow showers after 5pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 35. West wind around 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Wednesday
A chance of rain and snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 34. West wind 10 to 15 mph becoming north in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 23. North wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west northwest after midnight.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 40. West wind 10 to 15 mph.
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Point Forecast:
10 Miles N Fort Garland CO
 37.59°N 105.44°W (Elev. 12841 ft)
5:54 pm MDT Apr 27, 2017
6pm MDT Apr 27, 2017-6pm MDT May 4, 2017
 
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