Active Week Of Severe Weather Over Portions Of The Plains

Severe thunderstorms will occur portions of the Plains each afternoon and evening this week. The main threats with these storms are expected to be large hail, damaging winds, and a few tornadoes. Locally heavy rainfall will pose a risk for flooding concerns, particularly over portions of the southern Plains and Mississippi Valley.
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Current conditions at

La Veta Mountain, La Veta Pass (KVTP)

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

Overcast

34°F

1°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed S 8 G 22 mph
Barometer 30.01 in
Dewpoint 32°F (0°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill27°F (-3°C)
Last update 26 May 6:55 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

10 Miles N Fort Garland CO

Winter Weather Advisory until May 27, 12:00pm
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Winter Weather Advisory
  •  
    Winter Weather Advisory until May 27, 12:00pm

    NOW until
    12:00pm Fri

    Winter Weather Advisory

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow showers likely, mainly after 11pm. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming north northwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely

    Low: 25 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Snow showers before 2pm, then rain and snow showers likely. Some thunder is also possible.  High near 40. North wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    then
    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    High: 40 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of rain showers before 8pm, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 8pm and 9pm, then a chance of snow showers after 9pm. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Slight
    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 28 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: 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.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 49. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 49 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 32. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 32 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of snow showers before 7am, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers between 7am and 8am, then a chance of rain showers after 8am. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly sunny, with a high near 49. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 49 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of rain showers before 10pm, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 10pm and 4am, then a slight chance of snow showers after 4am. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 31 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Memorial Day: A chance of snow showers before 8am, then a chance of rain showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly sunny, with a high near 48. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 48 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Snow showers likely, mainly after 11pm. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming north northwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Friday
Snow showers before 2pm, then rain and snow showers likely. Some thunder is also possible. High near 40. North wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Friday Night
A chance of rain showers before 8pm, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 8pm and 9pm, then a chance of snow showers after 9pm. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Saturday
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. Mostly sunny, with a high near 49. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 32. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
A slight chance of snow showers before 7am, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers between 7am and 8am, then a chance of rain showers after 8am. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 49. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
A chance of rain showers before 10pm, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 10pm and 4am, then a slight chance of snow showers after 4am. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Memorial Day
A chance of snow showers before 8am, then a chance of rain showers. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 48. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday Night
A chance of rain showers before 10pm, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 10pm and 11pm, then a chance of snow showers after 11pm. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. West wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday
A chance of snow showers before 8am, then a chance of rain showers. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 46. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north after midnight.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 45. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. West wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 48. West wind around 5 mph becoming north in the afternoon.
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Point Forecast:
10 Miles N Fort Garland CO
 37.59°N 105.44°W (Elev. 12841 ft)
4:46 pm MDT May 26, 2016
7pm MDT May 26, 2016-6pm MDT Jun 2, 2016
 
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