Heavy rain and isolated severe storms in portions of the West

A storm system will bring rain and thunderstorms to much of the Intermountain West and northern High Plains on Friday. Isolated severe thunderstorms with large hail and damaging winds are possible from northeast California to Wyoming. Heavy rain could lead to flash flooding, especially in the mountains of Wyoming.
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Current conditions at

La Veta Mountain, La Veta Pass (KVTP)

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

Fair

46°F

8°C

Humidity 40%
Wind Speed S 10 mph
Barometer 30.32 in
Dewpoint 23°F (-5°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill41°F (5°C)
Last update 5 May 11:32 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

7 Miles ESE Crestone CO

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of rain and snow showers between 4am and 5am, then a slight chance of snow showers after 5am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 33. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 10%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow and
    Breezy

    Low: 33 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A slight chance of rain and snow showers before 9am, then a chance of rain showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly sunny, with a high near 47. Windy, with a south wind 20 to 25 mph increasing to 25 to 30 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 50 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow and
    Windy

    High: 47 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A slight chance of rain showers before 9pm, then a slight chance of snow showers between 9pm and midnight. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 23. Windy, with a south southwest wind 30 to 35 mph decreasing to 25 to 30 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 50 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Windy. Slight
    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 23 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 40 percent chance of snow showers after noon. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly sunny, with a high near 35. Windy, with a south southwest wind 25 to 30 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy
    then Chance
    Snow Showers
    and Windy

    High: 35 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. Windy, with a west southwest wind 25 to 30 mph decreasing to 15 to 20 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    and Windy

    Low: 20 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow showers likely, mainly after noon. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly sunny, with a high near 35. West southwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming south southeast in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Snow Showers
    Likely

    High: 35 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 50 percent chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. West wind around 15 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 22 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 50 percent chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 15 to 20 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 36 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before midnight. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 24. Blustery, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Blustery

    Low: 24 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A slight chance of rain and snow showers between 4am and 5am, then a slight chance of snow showers after 5am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 33. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 10%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Friday
A slight chance of rain and snow showers before 9am, then a chance of rain showers. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 47. Windy, with a south wind 20 to 25 mph increasing to 25 to 30 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 50 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Friday Night
A slight chance of rain showers before 9pm, then a slight chance of snow showers between 9pm and midnight. Some thunder is also possible. Partly cloudy, with a low around 23. Windy, with a south southwest wind 30 to 35 mph decreasing to 25 to 30 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 50 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of snow showers after noon. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 35. Windy, with a south southwest wind 25 to 30 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. Windy, with a west southwest wind 25 to 30 mph decreasing to 15 to 20 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.
Sunday
Snow showers likely, mainly after noon. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 35. West southwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming south southeast in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Sunday Night
A 50 percent chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. West wind around 15 mph.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 15 to 20 mph.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before midnight. Some thunder is also possible. Partly cloudy, with a low around 24. Blustery, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph.
Tuesday
A chance of snow showers before 2pm, then a chance of rain showers. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 40. West wind around 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of snow showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 24. West wind around 15 mph.
Wednesday
A chance of rain and snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 39. West southwest wind around 15 mph.
Wednesday Night
A chance of snow showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 25. West wind around 15 mph.
Thursday
A chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 40. West wind 10 to 15 mph.
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Point Forecast:
7 Miles ESE Crestone CO
 37.96°N 105.59°W (Elev. 13068 ft)
11:33 pm MDT May 5, 2016
11pm MDT May 5, 2016-6pm MDT May 12, 2016
 
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