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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

5 Miles ESE Crestone CO

Winter Storm Watch March 23, 03:00pm until March 24, 06:00pm
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Winter Storm Watch
  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 22. Windy, with a south southwest wind 20 to 25 mph increasing to 25 to 30 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 50 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Windy

    Low: 22 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Snow showers likely, mainly after 4pm. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 31. Windy, with a southwest wind 25 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Windy. Slight
    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Snow Showers
    Likely

    High: 31 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Areas of blowing snow after midnight. Low around 8. Wind chill values between -5 and -15. Windy, with a west wind 15 to 25 mph becoming north 25 to 35 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 50 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 7 to 11 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    and Areas
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 8 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Snow.  Areas of blowing snow before 3pm. High near 19. Wind chill values between -5 and -15. Windy, with a north wind 25 to 30 mph decreasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 45 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 4 to 8 inches possible.

    Snow and
    Areas Blowing
    Snow

    High: 19 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow showers before midnight.  Mostly clear, with a low around 14. Blustery, with a northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Blustery.
    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 14 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 29. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 20 mph.

    Sunny then
    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 29 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Snow showers likely, mainly after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 10 to 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Breezy

    Low: 15 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow showers likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 24. West wind 10 to 15 mph becoming north in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Snow Showers
    Likely

    High: 24 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Snow showers likely, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. North wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Snow Showers
    Likely then
    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 14 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 22. Windy, with a south southwest wind 20 to 25 mph increasing to 25 to 30 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 50 mph.
Thursday
Snow showers likely, mainly after 4pm. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly sunny, with a high near 31. Windy, with a southwest wind 25 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Thursday Night
Snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Areas of blowing snow after midnight. Low around 8. Wind chill values between -5 and -15. Windy, with a west wind 15 to 25 mph becoming north 25 to 35 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 50 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 7 to 11 inches possible.
Friday
Snow. Areas of blowing snow before 3pm. High near 19. Wind chill values between -5 and -15. Windy, with a north wind 25 to 30 mph decreasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 45 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 4 to 8 inches possible.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow showers before midnight. Mostly clear, with a low around 14. Blustery, with a northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 29. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 20 mph.
Saturday Night
Snow showers likely, mainly after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 10 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday
Snow showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 24. West wind 10 to 15 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday Night
Snow showers likely, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. North wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 28. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 20 mph.
Monday Night
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 20 mph.
Tuesday
Snow showers likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 29. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 20 mph.
Tuesday Night
Snow showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 20 mph becoming south southeast after midnight.
Wednesday
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 22. South southeast wind around 15 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles ESE Crestone CO
 37.98°N 105.59°W (Elev. 13599 ft)
6:05 pm MDT Mar 22, 2017
7pm MDT Mar 22, 2017-6pm MDT Mar 29, 2017
 
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