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Severe Thunderstorm Threat Increasing This Week from the High Plains to Gulf Coast

A storm system will move from the Rockies to the East Coast during the next several days bringing a severe thunderstorm threat to many parts of the nation. On Thursday, large hail will be the main threat in the High Plains. By Friday a more widespread threat will develop in the ArkLaTex region where damaging winds, very large hail and tornadoes will be possible. Read More >

Current conditions at

La Veta Mountain, La Veta Pass (KVTP)

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

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Humidity NA
Wind Speed NA
Barometer NA
Dewpoint N/A
Visibility NA
Last update *** Not a current observation ***
Extended Forecast for

8 Miles ESE Crestone CO

Winter Storm Watch March 23, 08:00pm until March 24, 12:00pm
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Winter Storm Watch
  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A chance of snow showers before 1pm, then rain and snow showers likely. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly sunny, with a high near 37. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely and
    Breezy

    High: 37 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow showers.  Low around 16. Wind chill values between zero and 10. Windy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph becoming north northwest 25 to 30 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 45 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 7 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    and Windy

    Low: 16 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Snow, mainly before noon.  High near 32. Wind chill values between -5 and 5. Windy, with a north northwest wind 25 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Snow and
    Windy then
    Chance Snow
    and Breezy

    High: 32 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 22. Blustery, with a northwest wind 20 to 25 mph decreasing to 15 to 20 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    and Blustery
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 22 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 40. West wind 10 to 15 mph becoming south southwest in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 40 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of rain before 7pm, then a chance of rain and snow between 7pm and 8pm, then a chance of snow after 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. South wind around 15 mph becoming west after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Snow

    Low: 23 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 32. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph becoming north in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Snow Likely
    and Breezy

    High: 32 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 50 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. North wind around 15 mph becoming west after midnight.

    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers

    Low: 21 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A slight chance of snow showers before 2pm, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 36. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 15 to 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow and
    Breezy

    High: 36 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A chance of snow showers before 1pm, then rain and snow showers likely. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 37. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Tonight
Snow showers. Low around 16. Wind chill values between zero and 10. Windy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph becoming north northwest 25 to 30 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 45 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 7 inches possible.
Friday
Snow, mainly before noon. High near 32. Wind chill values between -5 and 5. Windy, with a north northwest wind 25 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 22. Blustery, with a northwest wind 20 to 25 mph decreasing to 15 to 20 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 40. West wind 10 to 15 mph becoming south southwest in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
A chance of rain before 7pm, then a chance of rain and snow between 7pm and 8pm, then a chance of snow after 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. South wind around 15 mph becoming west after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Sunday
Snow likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 32. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday Night
A 50 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. North wind around 15 mph becoming west after midnight.
Monday
A slight chance of snow showers before 2pm, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 36. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 15 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday Night
A slight chance of rain and snow showers before 8pm, then a chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. Breezy, with a south southwest wind around 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
Rain and snow showers likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 37. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 15 to 20 mph.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. West southwest wind around 15 mph becoming northeast after midnight.
Wednesday
Snow showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 31. Blustery, with a north wind 15 to 20 mph.
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Point Forecast:
8 Miles ESE Crestone CO
 37.96°N 105.56°W (Elev. 11860 ft)
7:31 am MDT Mar 23, 2017
12pm MDT Mar 23, 2017-6pm MDT Mar 29, 2017
 
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