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Heavy rain and flash flooding possible in portions of the Southwest this weekend

An upper-level low in the Southwest U.S. will act as a trigger for thunderstorms this weekend. The area of greatest concern is in New Mexico, southeast Utah and portions of southern Colorado. Storms will be slow moving and could bring several rounds of rain to the same areas. Rainfall amounts may exceed 3 inches in localized areas. Flash Flood Watches are in effect. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

La Veta Mountain, La Veta Pass (KVTP)

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

N/A

Humidity NA
Wind Speed NA
Barometer NA
Dewpoint N/A
Visibility NA
Last update *** Not a current observation ***
Extended Forecast for

Cuchara CO

  • Today

    Today: Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 73. West wind 5 to 10 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

    High: 73 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Isolated
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 51 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 70. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east northeast in the morning.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 70 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 46 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 71. West southwest wind around 5 mph becoming east southeast in the afternoon.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 71 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. East southeast wind around 5 mph becoming west northwest after midnight.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 50 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 68. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 68 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. East wind around 5 mph becoming west southwest after midnight.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 50 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 69. West wind around 5 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 69 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 73. West wind 5 to 10 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 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 70. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east northeast in the morning. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 71. West southwest wind around 5 mph becoming east southeast in the afternoon. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. East southeast wind around 5 mph becoming west northwest after midnight. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 68. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. East wind around 5 mph becoming west southwest after midnight.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 69. West wind around 5 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west southwest after midnight.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southeast in the morning.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 68. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Cuchara CO
 37.39°N 105.11°W (Elev. 8763 ft)
10:09 am MDT Aug 19, 2017
11am MDT Aug 19, 2017-6pm MDT Aug 25, 2017
 
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