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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.

Drizzle

36°F

2°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed NA
Barometer 30.12 in
Dewpoint 34°F (1°C)
Visibility 0.50 mi
Last update 5 May 3:35 am MDT

Extended Forecast

  • Overnight

    Snow Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Snow
    Likely

    Low: 20 °F

  • Tuesday

    Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 80%

    Snow

    High: 29 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Snow Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Snow
    Likely

    Low: 20 °F

  • Wednesday

    Rain/Snow Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    High: 35 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Chance Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Snow

    Low: 22 °F

  • Thursday

    Rain/Snow Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    High: 37 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Chance Rain/Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 22 °F

  • Friday

    Rain/Snow Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    High: 37 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Chance Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Snow

    Low: 20 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Snow showers likely. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. Southeast wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of 4 to 8 inches possible.
Tuesday
Snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. High near 29. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Tuesday Night
Snow showers likely, mainly before 11pm. Some thunder is also possible. Cloudy, with a low around 20. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Wednesday
A chance of snow showers before noon, then rain and snow showers likely between noon and 3pm, then snow showers likely after 3pm. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 35. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Wednesday Night
A 50 percent chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Thursday
A slight chance of snow showers before 11am, then rain and snow showers likely. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 37. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Thursday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers before 7pm, then a chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 15 to 20 mph becoming east southeast after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
Rain and snow showers likely. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 37. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming south southeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
A 50 percent chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. South southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 32. South wind around 10 mph.
Saturday Night
A chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Sunday
A chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 31. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Sunday Night
A chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. West northwest wind around 10 mph.
Monday
A chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 34. Southwest wind around 10 mph.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles ESE Crestone CO
 37.98°N 105.59°W (Elev. 13599 ft)
3:38 am MDT May 5, 2015
4am MDT May 5, 2015-6pm MDT May 11, 2015
 
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