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Severe Thunderstorms and Heavy Rain Exacerbate Ongoing Flooding; Cold and Wintry Continue Out West

A developing wave will bring a threat of severe thunderstorms Saturday from the Arklatex area to the Middle Mississippi Valley; and may produce tornadoes, damaging winds, and large hail; including potential for significant tornadoes and very large hail. Additional heavy rain will increase ongoing flooding. Heavy western mountain and Upper Midwest snow; and ice in the Northeast is also expected. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

La Veta Mountain, La Veta Pass (KVTP)

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

Partly Cloudy and Breezy

30°F

-1°C

Humidity 34%
Wind Speed S 22 G 38 mph
Barometer 29.95 in
Dewpoint 5°F (-15°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill17°F (-8°C)
Last update 23 Feb 3:42 pm MST
Extended Forecast for

10 Miles N Fort Garland CO

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 50 percent chance of snow showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 18. Wind chill values between -5 and -10. Windy, with a south southwest wind around 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.  Total daytime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Windy

    High: 18 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow showers likely, mainly before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 1. Wind chill values between -10 and -20. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Breezy

    Low: 1 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of snow showers before 9am.  Patchy blowing snow after 5pm. Sunny and cold, with a high near 7. Wind chill values between -15 and -20. Windy, with a west wind 25 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    and Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    High: 7 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow showers after 11pm.  Patchy blowing snow before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -3. Wind chill values between -20 and -25. Breezy, with a west southwest wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    and Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    Low: -3 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of snow showers before 11am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 13. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    and Breezy

    High: 13 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 6. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    and Breezy

    Low: 6 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 22. Windy, with a southwest wind 25 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.

    Sunny and
    Windy

    High: 22 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 12. Breezy, with a southwest wind around 25 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    and Breezy

    Low: 12 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 23. Breezy, with a southwest wind around 25 mph.

    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 23 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 50 percent chance of snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 18. Wind chill values between -5 and -10. Windy, with a south southwest wind around 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Tonight
Snow showers likely, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 1. Wind chill values between -10 and -20. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of snow showers before 9am. Patchy blowing snow after 5pm. Sunny and cold, with a high near 7. Wind chill values between -15 and -20. Windy, with a west wind 25 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow showers after 11pm. Patchy blowing snow before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -3. Wind chill values between -20 and -25. Breezy, with a west southwest wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of snow showers before 11am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 13. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 6. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 22. Windy, with a southwest wind 25 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 12. Breezy, with a southwest wind around 25 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 23. Breezy, with a southwest wind around 25 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow showers after 11pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 11. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 20 mph.
Wednesday
A chance of snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 19. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 20 mph.
Wednesday Night
A chance of snow showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 9. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 23. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 20 to 25 mph.
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Point Forecast:
10 Miles N Fort Garland CO
 37.59°N 105.44°W (Elev. 12841 ft)
2:59 pm MST Feb 23, 2018
3pm MST Feb 23, 2018-6pm MST Mar 1, 2018
 
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