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Afternoon and Evening Showers and Thunderstorms Continue Across Much of the Southwest

An active monsoon weather pattern will continue through Saturday across much of the southwestern U.S. Scattered afternoon and evening showers and thunderstorms will bring locally excessive rainfall. Flash Flood Watches remain in effect for parts of the region. Some normally dry washes may have rapidly flowing water. Remember when encountering flooded roads: Turn around, don't drown!
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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

52°F

11°C

Humidity 77%
Wind Speed NA
Barometer 30.60 in
Dewpoint 45°F (7°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 1 Aug 1:34 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

10 Miles ESE Crestone CO

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. Calm wind becoming west northwest around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    Low: 40 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 5pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east southeast in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 54 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Scattered
    T-storms then
    Isolated
    T-storms

    Low: 42 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after noon.  Cloudy, with a high near 59. West northwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming southeast in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 59 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west northwest in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Isolated
    T-storms

    Low: 43 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59. West wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Scattered
    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 59 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 43. West northwest wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Scattered
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 43 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 61. West wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 61 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 44. West wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Scattered
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 44 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. Calm wind becoming west northwest around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 5pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east southeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after noon. Cloudy, with a high near 59. West northwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming southeast in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west northwest in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59. West wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 43. West northwest wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 61. West wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 44. West wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 62. Southwest wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 44. West wind around 10 mph.
Thursday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 62. West southwest wind around 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. West wind around 10 mph becoming north in the evening.
Friday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 59. West southwest wind around 10 mph.
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Point Forecast:
10 Miles ESE Crestone CO
 37.92°N 105.53°W (Elev. 12398 ft)
10:31 pm MDT Jul 31, 2015
1am MDT Aug 1, 2015-6pm MDT Aug 7, 2015
 
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