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Deep Cold Trough Meets Gulf Moisture with Significant Impacts Across the Western and Central U.S.

A deep trough and associated cold front is bringing much below normal temperatures in the west, with low elevation snows. Strong winds and widespread snow, will impact the Great Basin, western mountains, and the Plains. The slowing front, will bring prolonged waves of heavy rain across the Mississippi Valley to the Great Lakes. Significant icing forecast north of the heavy rain. Big warm up east. Read More >

Current conditions at

La Veta Mountain, La Veta Pass (KVTP)

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

Mostly Cloudy and Windy

32°F

0°C

Humidity 69%
Wind Speed S 35 G 52 mph
Barometer 29.59 in
Dewpoint 23°F (-5°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Wind Chill17°F (-8°C)
Last update 19 Feb 1:24 pm MST
Extended Forecast for

8 Miles E Crestone CO

Winter Weather Advisory February 19, 02:00pm until February 20, 08:00am
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Winter Weather Advisory
  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: Snow showers likely.  Widespread blowing snow, mainly before 5pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 23. Wind chill values between -5 and zero. Very windy, with a southwest wind 40 to 45 mph, with gusts as high as 65 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Blowing Snow

    High: 23 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow showers likely, mainly before 10pm.  Widespread blowing snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 0. Wind chill values between -10 and -20. Very windy, with a southwest wind 35 to 45 mph, with gusts as high as 65 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 0 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before 11am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 11. Wind chill values between -15 and -25. Breezy, with a southwest wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 11 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow showers before 11pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around -2. Wind chill values between -20 and -25. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    and Breezy
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: -2 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of snow showers after 11am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 16. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 16 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 50 percent chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 6. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 20 to 25 mph.  New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Breezy

    Low: 6 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 50 percent chance of snow showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 21. Breezy, with a southwest wind 20 to 25 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 21 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow showers before 11pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 8. Breezy, with a southwest wind 20 to 25 mph.

    Breezy.
    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 8 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of snow showers after 11am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 22. Breezy, with a southwest wind 20 to 25 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    and Breezy

    High: 22 °F

Detailed Forecast

Washington's Birthday
Snow showers likely. Widespread blowing snow, mainly before 5pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 23. Wind chill values between -5 and zero. Very windy, with a southwest wind 40 to 45 mph, with gusts as high as 65 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Tonight
Snow showers likely, mainly before 10pm. Widespread blowing snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 0. Wind chill values between -10 and -20. Very windy, with a southwest wind 35 to 45 mph, with gusts as high as 65 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before 11am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 11. Wind chill values between -15 and -25. Breezy, with a southwest wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow showers before 11pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around -2. Wind chill values between -20 and -25. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of snow showers after 11am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 16. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 50 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 6. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 20 to 25 mph. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 21. Breezy, with a southwest wind 20 to 25 mph.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow showers before 11pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 8. Breezy, with a southwest wind 20 to 25 mph.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of snow showers after 11am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 22. Breezy, with a southwest wind 20 to 25 mph.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 9. Breezy, with a southwest wind 20 to 25 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 23. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 20 to 25 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 8. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 20 to 25 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 23. Breezy, with a west southwest wind around 25 mph.
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Point Forecast:
8 Miles E Crestone CO
 37.98°N 105.56°W (Elev. 11962 ft)
12:08 pm MST Feb 19, 2018
1pm MST Feb 19, 2018-6pm MST Feb 25, 2018
 
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