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Severe Thunderstorms and Flash Flooding Possible

Severe weather will be possible through Monday across the northern and central Plains. Large hail, damaging winds and heavy rain are the main threats. An isolated tornado cannot be ruled out. Across the southern Plains, heavy rainfall could lead to isolated flash flooding with 3 to 4 inches of rainfall possible by Tuesday afternoon.
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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/Mist

46°F

8°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed NA
Barometer 30.44 in
Dewpoint 45°F (7°C)
Visibility 3.00 mi
Last update 6 Jul 2:53 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

7 Miles ESE Crestone CO

  • Overnight

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 41 °F

  • Monday

    Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 80%

    Thunderstorms

    High: 53 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    Low: 35 °F

  • Tuesday

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 47 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    Low: 37 °F

  • Wednesday

    Rain/Snow Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    High: 49 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 38 °F

  • Thursday

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 52 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 38 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. West northwest wind around 15 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms. High near 53. Northwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming east in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 35. East northeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming south southeast after midnight. 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. Cloudy, with a high near 47. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday
Rain and snow showers likely, becoming all rain after 7am. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 49. West wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Wednesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. West wind around 10 mph.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52. Southwest wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. Southwest wind around 10 mph.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 55. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 38. West southwest wind around 15 mph.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 55. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 40. West wind around 10 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 58. West wind around 10 mph.
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Point Forecast:
7 Miles ESE Crestone CO
 37.96°N 105.59°W (Elev. 13068 ft)
11:20 pm MDT Jul 5, 2015
4am MDT Jul 6, 2015-6pm MDT Jul 12, 2015
 
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