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Very Heavy Rainfall and High Risk Flood Event in the South-Central U.S.

Thunderstorms, some severe, will continue to produce tremendously heavy rainfall over the same areas through the day today. The area with the greatest potential for excessive rainfall includes Oklahoma, Arkansas, and Missouri. Very heavy rains will extend broadly from the Southern Plains to the Upper Midwest. Life threatening flash flooding is expected with these storms. Read More >

Current conditions at

La Veta Mountain, La Veta Pass (KVTP)

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

Light Snow

18°F

-8°C

Humidity 86%
Wind Speed NE 18 G 24 mph
Barometer 30.05 in
Dewpoint 14°F (-10°C)
Visibility 0.50 mi
Wind Chill2°F (-17°C)
Last update 29 Apr 1:18 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles ENE Crestone CO

Winter Storm Warning until April 30, 06:00am
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Winter Storm Warning
  •  
    Winter Storm Warning until April 30, 06:00am

    NOW until
    6:00am Sun

    Winter Storm Warning

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Snow. The snow could be heavy at times.  High near 15. Wind chill values between -5 and zero. Blustery, with a north wind around 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 4 to 8 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow
    and Blustery

    High: 15 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow likely, mainly before 1am.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 10. Wind chill values between -5 and zero. Blustery, with a north northeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Snow Likely
    and Blustery
    then Chance
    Snow

    Low: 10 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before 9am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 27. Wind chill values between -5 and 5. Blustery, with a north northwest wind 15 to 20 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Blustery

    High: 27 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 19. Breezy, with a west northwest wind around 20 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Breezy

    Low: 19 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 33. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 33 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. Blustery, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    and Blustery
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 22 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Snow showers likely, mainly after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 35. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Breezy

    High: 35 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 50 percent chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. Blustery, with a northwest wind 15 to 20 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Blustery

    Low: 19 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Snow. The snow could be heavy at times. High near 15. Wind chill values between -5 and zero. Blustery, with a north wind around 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 4 to 8 inches possible.
Tonight
Snow likely, mainly before 1am. Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 10. Wind chill values between -5 and zero. Blustery, with a north northeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before 9am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 27. Wind chill values between -5 and 5. Blustery, with a north northwest wind 15 to 20 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 19. Breezy, with a west northwest wind around 20 mph.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 33. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. Blustery, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph.
Tuesday
Snow showers likely, mainly after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 35. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
A 50 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. Blustery, with a northwest wind 15 to 20 mph.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 31. Northwest wind around 15 mph becoming north northeast in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow showers before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 21. North northeast wind around 15 mph becoming northwest after midnight.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 40. North northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 28. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 46. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles ENE Crestone CO
 38.03°N 105.59°W (Elev. 12156 ft)
9:50 am MDT Apr 29, 2017
1pm MDT Apr 29, 2017-6pm MDT May 5, 2017
 
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