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Severe weather, flash flooding possible across parts of central U.S.

The NWS Storm Prediction Center is forecasting a risk of severe thunderstorms Monday afternoon & evening across parts of the central U.S. from northern Oklahoma across the mid-Mississippi Valley and into the Great Lakes. A few strong to severe storms may also occur over parts of the Southeast & mid-Atlantic. Heavy rainfall could lead to flash flooding across parts of the central & southern Plains.
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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.

Thunderstorm in Vicinity Fog

52°F

11°C

Humidity 94%
Wind Speed NA
Barometer 30.49 in
Dewpoint 50°F (10°C)
Visibility 0.15 mi
Last update 6 Jul 1:53 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

10 Miles N Fort Garland CO

  • This
    Afternoon

    Heavy Rain Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Heavy
    Rain

    High: 58 °F

  • Tonight

    Heavy Rain Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Heavy
    Rain

    Low: 40 °F

  • Tuesday

    Rain/Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 80%

    Rain/Snow

    High: 46 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Rain/Snow Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    Low: 34 °F

  • Wednesday

    Rain/Snow Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    High: 48 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 38 °F

  • Thursday

    Rain/Snow Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    High: 54 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 39 °F

  • Friday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 53 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Cloudy, with a high near 58. East wind around 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 9pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Cloudy, with a low around 40. East northeast wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Rain and snow showers likely before 8am, then rain showers. Some thunder is also possible. High near 46. East southeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming southwest in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 80%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Tuesday Night
Rain showers likely before 7pm, then rain and snow showers likely. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Wednesday
A chance of rain and snow showers before 8am, then rain showers likely. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 48. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Wednesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
A chance of rain and snow showers before 7am, then rain showers likely. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 54. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. Southwest wind around 10 mph.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 53. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 39. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 57. West southwest wind around 10 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 40. West wind around 10 mph.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 58. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
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Point Forecast:
10 Miles N Fort Garland CO
 37.59°N 105.44°W (Elev. 12841 ft)
1:16 pm MDT Jul 6, 2015
3pm MDT Jul 6, 2015-6pm MDT Jul 12, 2015
 
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