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Strong to severe thunderstorms with heavy rain to continue across the central and southern Plains

Periods of strong to severe thunderstorms will continue across a wide area of the central to southern Plains through Friday. Locally heavy rain can be expected over saturated ground, with areas of flooding and flash flooding. A few of the storms will also produce hail and strong gusty winds, with an isolated tornado or two possible.
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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

N/A

Humidity NA
Wind Speed NA
Barometer 30.24 in
Dewpoint N/A
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 28 May 4:33 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

10 Miles ESE Crestone CO

  • Late
    Afternoon

    Scattered Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Scattered
    Thunderstorms

    High: 46 °F

  • Tonight

    Chance Rain/Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 29 °F

  • Friday

    Rain/Snow Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    High: 42 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Rain/Snow Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    Low: 26 °F

  • Saturday

    Chance Rain/Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 40 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Chance Rain/Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 31 °F

  • Sunday

    Chance Rain/Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 47 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Chance Rain/Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 35 °F

  • Monday

    Chance Rain/Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 54 °F

Detailed Forecast

Late Afternoon
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 46. Breezy, with a west wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Scattered rain showers before 10pm, then scattered snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Friday
A slight chance of snow showers before 9am, then rain showers likely. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 42. West wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Friday Night
Rain and snow showers likely, becoming all snow after 9pm. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. North wind 5 to 15 mph becoming south after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Saturday
A chance of snow showers before 9am, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 9am and 2pm, then a chance of rain showers after 2pm. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 40. Southwest wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Saturday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers before 3am, then a slight chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming northeast in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Sunday
A slight chance of rain and snow showers before 10am, then a chance of rain showers. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 47. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Partly cloudy, with a low around 35. West wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday
A chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 54. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 37. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 56. West southwest wind around 15 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 35. West wind 10 to 15 mph.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 50. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Wednesday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Partly cloudy, with a low around 33. West wind 10 to 15 mph.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 49. South 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)
2:43 pm MDT May 28, 2015
5pm MDT May 28, 2015-6pm MDT Jun 4, 2015
 
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