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Heavy snow expected over the Inter-mountain West; Lake Effect Snow will finally diminish on Saturday

A series of storm systems will continue bring heavy snowfall to much of the Inter-mountain West through the weekend. Snow will also spread onto the northern Plains, with travel difficulties possible. Heavy lake-effect snow will finally begin to diminish on Saturday in the Great Lakes where significant travel hazards have been observed. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

La Veta Mountain, La Veta Pass (KVTP)

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

Fair and Windy

25°F

-4°C

Humidity 80%
Wind Speed NE 37 G 47 mph
Barometer 30.07 in
Dewpoint 19°F (-7°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill7°F (-14°C)
Last update 10 Dec 8:53 am MST
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles ESE Crestone CO

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 29. Very windy, with a west wind 35 to 40 mph increasing to 40 to 45 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 70 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Very
    Windy

    High: 29 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 50 percent chance of snow, mainly after 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. Wind chill values between -5 and zero. Very windy, with a west wind around 45 mph, with gusts as high as 70 mph.  New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    and Very
    Windy

    Low: 18 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow likely, mainly before 11am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 20. Wind chill values between -10 and zero. Very windy, with a west wind 25 to 35 mph increasing to 35 to 45 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Snow Likely
    and Windy
    then Chance
    Snow and Very
    Windy

    High: 20 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 10. Wind chill values between -10 and -15. Very windy, with a west wind 40 to 45 mph decreasing to 30 to 35 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 55 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Very
    Windy

    Low: 10 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 20. Very windy, with a west wind 30 to 40 mph, with gusts as high as 55 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Very
    Windy

    High: 20 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 11. Breezy, with a west wind around 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Breezy

    Low: 11 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 24. Breezy, with a west southwest wind around 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 24 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 10 percent chance of snow before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12. Windy, with a west southwest wind 20 to 30 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow and
    Breezy then
    Mostly Cloudy
    and Windy

    Low: 12 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly after 11am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 24. Windy, with a west wind 20 to 30 mph.

    Chance Snow
    and Windy

    High: 24 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 29. Very windy, with a west wind 35 to 40 mph increasing to 40 to 45 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 70 mph.
Tonight
A 50 percent chance of snow, mainly after 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. Wind chill values between -5 and zero. Very windy, with a west wind around 45 mph, with gusts as high as 70 mph. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Sunday
Snow likely, mainly before 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 20. Wind chill values between -10 and zero. Very windy, with a west wind 25 to 35 mph increasing to 35 to 45 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 10. Wind chill values between -10 and -15. Very windy, with a west wind 40 to 45 mph decreasing to 30 to 35 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 55 mph.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 20. Very windy, with a west wind 30 to 40 mph, with gusts as high as 55 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 11. Breezy, with a west wind around 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 24. Breezy, with a west southwest wind around 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 10 percent chance of snow before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12. Windy, with a west southwest wind 20 to 30 mph.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly after 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 24. Windy, with a west wind 20 to 30 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 20 to 25 mph.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 23. Breezy, with a west southwest wind around 25 mph.
Thursday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9. Breezy, with a west southwest wind around 25 mph.
Friday
A chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 18. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 20 to 25 mph.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles ESE Crestone CO
 37.96°N 105.59°W (Elev. 13068 ft)
7:38 am MST Dec 10, 2016
9am MST Dec 10, 2016-6pm MST Dec 16, 2016
 
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