Heavy rain and isolated severe storms in portions of the West. Severe Weather Possible in the Plains Saturday.

A storm system will bring rain and thunderstorms to much of the Intermountain West and northern High Plains. A few severe thunderstorms with large hail and damaging winds are possible from northeast California to Wyoming. Heavy rain could lead to flash flooding in some of the western states. Severe weather will be possible in the Plains Saturday.
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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.

Mostly Cloudy

54°F

12°C

Humidity 41%
Wind Speed SE 16 G 31 mph
Barometer 30.16 in
Dewpoint 30°F (-1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill50°F (10°C)
Last update 6 May 5:33 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

7 Miles ENE Crestone CO

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Isolated showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 54. Breezy, with a south wind around 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Isolated
    T-storms and
    Breezy

    High: 54 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Isolated showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 29. Windy, with a south wind 25 to 35 mph, with gusts as high as 50 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Windy.
    Isolated
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 29 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A slight chance of snow showers before 11am, then a chance of rain showers between 11am and 3pm, then a chance of snow showers after 3pm. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 37. Windy, with a south wind 25 to 30 mph decreasing to 20 to 25 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow and
    Windy

    High: 37 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow showers before midnight. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. Windy, with a west southwest wind 25 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    and Windy

    Low: 21 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow showers likely, mainly after noon. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly sunny, with a high near 34. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Breezy then
    Snow Showers
    Likely

    High: 34 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 40 percent chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. West southwest wind around 15 mph becoming north northwest after midnight.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 23 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of snow showers before noon, then a chance of rain showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly sunny, with a high near 41. North northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 41 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of rain showers before 8pm, then a chance of snow showers between 8pm and midnight. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 27. West northwest wind around 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 27 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 44. West wind around 15 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 44 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 54. Breezy, with a south wind around 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Isolated showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 29. Windy, with a south wind 25 to 35 mph, with gusts as high as 50 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
A slight chance of snow showers before 11am, then a chance of rain showers between 11am and 3pm, then a chance of snow showers after 3pm. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly sunny, with a high near 37. Windy, with a south wind 25 to 30 mph decreasing to 20 to 25 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow showers before midnight. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. Windy, with a west southwest wind 25 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.
Sunday
Snow showers likely, mainly after noon. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 34. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. West southwest wind around 15 mph becoming north northwest after midnight.
Monday
A chance of snow showers before noon, then a chance of rain showers. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 41. North northwest wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
A chance of rain showers before 8pm, then a chance of snow showers between 8pm and midnight. Some thunder is also possible. Partly cloudy, with a low around 27. West northwest wind around 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 44. West wind around 15 mph.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain showers before 8pm, then a chance of snow showers between 8pm and midnight. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. West wind 10 to 15 mph becoming north in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday
A chance of rain and snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 41. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Wednesday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 27. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 47. West wind around 15 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 30. West wind 10 to 15 mph.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 48. West wind 10 to 15 mph.
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Point Forecast:
7 Miles ENE Crestone CO
 38.05°N 105.6°W (Elev. 11998 ft)
3:26 pm MDT May 6, 2016
5pm MDT May 6, 2016-6pm MDT May 13, 2016
 
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