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Isolated Severe Thunderstorms and Heavy Rain Expected

A few severe thunderstorms are expected across west Texas and eastern New Mexico into Tuesday morning. More strong storms are possible for parts of Kansas and southern Iowa, northern Missouri and west central Illinois. Heavy rain with localized flash flooding is possible across parts of Kansas and Oklahoma.
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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.

Light Snow

36°F

2°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed NA
Barometer 30.18 in
Dewpoint 36°F (2°C)
Visibility 0.50 mi
Last update 5 May 12:35 am MDT

Extended Forecast

  • Overnight

    Snow Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Snow
    Likely

    Low: 25 °F

  • Tuesday

    Rain/Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 80%

    Rain/Snow

    High: 35 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Snow Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Snow
    Likely

    Low: 24 °F

  • Wednesday

    Rain/Snow Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    High: 40 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Chance Rain/Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 24 °F

  • Thursday

    Chance Rain/Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 42 °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: 41 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Chance Rain/Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 23 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Snow showers likely. Some thunder is also possible. Cloudy, with a low around 25. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of 4 to 6 inches possible.
Tuesday
Snow showers before 1pm, then rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. High near 35. South southwest wind 5 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 7 inches possible.
Tuesday Night
Snow showers likely, mainly before 9pm. Some thunder is also possible. Cloudy, with a low around 24. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Wednesday
A chance of rain and snow showers before noon, then rain showers likely between noon and 4pm, then rain and snow showers likely after 4pm. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 40. Windy, with a west wind 20 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Wednesday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers before 8pm, then a chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Thursday
A chance of snow showers before 9am, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 9am and 11am, then a chance of rain showers after 11am. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 42. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Thursday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers before 10pm, then a chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 10 to 20 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 41. 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 23. South wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
A chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 36. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Sunday
A chance of rain and snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 37. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Sunday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. West northwest wind around 10 mph.
Monday
A chance of rain and snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 41. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
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Point Forecast:
8 Miles ESE Crestone CO
 37.96°N 105.56°W (Elev. 11860 ft)
11:48 pm MDT May 4, 2015
1am MDT May 5, 2015-6pm MDT May 11, 2015
 
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