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Active Weather Continues in the West; Potent Cold Front to Move Through the East this Weekend

A complex weather system will continue to bring active conditions over the Western U.S. through early Saturday, including more heavy snowfall through the Rockies. Farther east, a potent cold front will advance through the Ohio Valley Saturday, bringing rain and a few strong thunderstorms. As the front clears the east coast on Sunday, colder and gusty conditions will return. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

La Veta Mountain, La Veta Pass (KVTP)

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

Overcast and Windy

36°F

2°C

Humidity 81%
Wind Speed SW 29 G 54 mph
Barometer NA
Dewpoint 30°F (-1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill23°F (-5°C)
Last update 17 Nov 1:12 pm MST
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles ENE Crestone CO

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 20 percent chance of snow.  Widespread blowing snow, mainly before 5pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 31. Very windy, with a west southwest wind around 45 mph, with gusts as high as 70 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow and
    Blowing Snow

    High: 31 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of snow showers before 9pm, then a slight chance of snow showers after 4am.  Areas of blowing snow before 3am. Mostly cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 9. Wind chill values between -10 and zero. Very windy, with a west southwest wind 40 to 50 mph becoming northwest 25 to 35 mph. Winds could gust as high as 75 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    and Areas
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 9 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of snow showers before 8am.  Sunny, with a high near 26. Wind chill values between -5 and 5. West wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    then Sunny

    High: 26 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Clear, with a low around 20. West wind around 15 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 20 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 32. West wind around 15 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 32 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 22. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    and Breezy

    Low: 22 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 34. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 34 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 23. Blustery, with a west northwest wind 20 to 25 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Blustery

    Low: 23 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 34. West northwest wind around 15 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 34 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 20 percent chance of snow. Widespread blowing snow, mainly before 5pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 31. Very windy, with a west southwest wind around 45 mph, with gusts as high as 70 mph.
Tonight
A slight chance of snow showers before 9pm, then a slight chance of snow showers after 4am. Areas of blowing snow before 3am. Mostly cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 9. Wind chill values between -10 and zero. Very windy, with a west southwest wind 40 to 50 mph becoming northwest 25 to 35 mph. Winds could gust as high as 75 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of snow showers before 8am. Sunny, with a high near 26. Wind chill values between -5 and 5. West wind 10 to 15 mph.
Saturday Night
Clear, with a low around 20. West wind around 15 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 32. West wind around 15 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 22. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 34. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 23. Blustery, with a west northwest wind 20 to 25 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 34. West northwest wind around 15 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 25. West northwest wind around 15 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 37. West northwest wind around 15 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 27. West northwest wind around 15 mph.
Thanksgiving Day
Mostly sunny, with a high near 38. West wind around 15 mph.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles ENE Crestone CO
 38.03°N 105.59°W (Elev. 12156 ft)
1:09 pm MST Nov 17, 2017
1pm MST Nov 17, 2017-6pm MST Nov 23, 2017
 
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