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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.

Partly Cloudy

39°F

4°C

Humidity 61%
Wind Speed SW 10 mph
Barometer 29.76 in
Dewpoint 27°F (-3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill32°F (0°C)
Last update 27 Apr 12:57 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

7 Miles ESE Crestone CO

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

    This Afternoon: Scattered snow showers, mainly before 5pm. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly sunny, with a high near 29. Windy, with a west wind around 30 mph, with gusts as high as 50 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Scattered
    Snow Showers
    and Windy

    High: 29 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Isolated snow showers before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 12. Wind chill values between -5 and 5. Windy, with a west wind 25 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 50 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Windy.
    Isolated Snow
    Showers then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 12 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 40 percent chance of snow showers, mainly after 3pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 27. Wind chill values between -5 and 5. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 27 °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 in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 10 to 14 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely then
    Snow Showers

    Low: 10 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Snow showers.  High near 19. Blustery, with a northeast wind 20 to 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 11 to 17 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    and Blustery

    High: 19 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Snow showers likely, mainly before midnight.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 10. Blustery, with a north northeast wind 15 to 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Blustery

    Low: 10 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 28. Blustery, with a northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Mostly
    Sunny and
    Blustery

    High: 28 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

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

    Partly Cloudy
    and Blustery
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 18 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 30 percent chance of snow showers after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 34. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    Snow Showers
    and Breezy

    High: 34 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Scattered snow showers, mainly before 5pm. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 29. Windy, with a west wind around 30 mph, with gusts as high as 50 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tonight
Isolated snow showers before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 12. Wind chill values between -5 and 5. Windy, with a west wind 25 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 50 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of snow showers, mainly after 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 27. Wind chill values between -5 and 5. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 10 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 in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 10 to 14 inches possible.
Saturday
Snow showers. High near 19. Blustery, with a northeast wind 20 to 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 11 to 17 inches possible.
Saturday Night
Snow showers likely, mainly before midnight. Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 10. Blustery, with a north northeast wind 15 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 28. Blustery, with a northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 18. Blustery, with a west northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of snow showers after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 34. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 21. Blustery, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph.
Tuesday
A chance of snow showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 34. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph.
Tuesday Night
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. Blustery, with a west northwest wind 15 to 20 mph.
Wednesday
A chance of snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 32. Breezy, with a northwest wind 15 to 20 mph.
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Point Forecast:
7 Miles ESE Crestone CO
 37.96°N 105.59°W (Elev. 13068 ft)
1:01 pm MDT Apr 27, 2017
1pm MDT Apr 27, 2017-6pm MDT May 3, 2017
 
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