Active Week Of Severe Weather Possible Over Portions Of The Plains

Severe thunderstorms will be possible over portions of the Plains each afternoon and evening this week. The main threats with these storms are expected to be large hail, damaging winds, and a few tornadoes. Locally heavy rainfall could pose a risk for some flooding concerns particularly over portions of the Great Plains and Mississippi Valley.
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Current conditions at

La Veta Mountain, La Veta Pass (KVTP)

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

Mostly Cloudy

45°F

7°C

Humidity 25%
Wind Speed S 12 G 20 mph
Barometer 30.20 in
Dewpoint 10°F (-12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill39°F (4°C)
Last update 25 May 12:15 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

7 Miles ENE Crestone CO

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly clear, with a low around 29. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 20 to 25 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    and Breezy

    Low: 29 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 48. Breezy, with a southwest wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.

    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 48 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 30. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms and
    Breezy then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 30 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 43. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southeast in the morning.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 43 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A slight chance of rain showers before 9pm, then a chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Snow Showers

    Low: 27 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of snow showers before 11am, then rain showers likely. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 40. North northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Showers
    Likely

    High: 40 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of rain and snow showers before midnight, then a slight chance of rain showers between midnight and 2am, then a slight chance of snow showers after 2am. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Slight
    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 30 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A slight chance of snow showers before 7am, then a chance of rain showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly sunny, with a high near 47. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 47 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 33. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 33 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly clear, with a low around 29. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 20 to 25 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 48. Breezy, with a southwest wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 30. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 43. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southeast in the morning. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of rain showers before 9pm, then a chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Friday
A chance of snow showers before 11am, then rain showers likely. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 40. North northwest wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Friday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers before midnight, then a slight chance of rain showers between midnight and 2am, then a slight chance of snow showers after 2am. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Saturday
A slight chance of snow showers before 7am, then a chance of rain showers. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 47. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 33. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 51. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 34. West southwest wind around 10 mph.
Memorial Day
A chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 51. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 34. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming northwest after midnight.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 50. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming east southeast in the afternoon.
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Point Forecast:
7 Miles ENE Crestone CO
 38.05°N 105.6°W (Elev. 11998 ft)
11:01 pm MDT May 24, 2016
12am MDT May 25, 2016-6pm MDT May 30, 2016
 
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