Heavy Rainfall And Significant Flooding Possible Over Portions Of The Southern Plains

A series of slow moving storm systems will continue to bring the threat for very heavy rainfall on top of saturated ground over much of central and southern Texas this week. The potential exists for significant flash and river flooding through the end of the week and possibly into the upcoming weekend.
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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

43°F

6°C

Humidity 76%
Wind Speed S 3 mph
Barometer 30.27 in
Dewpoint 36°F (2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 31 May 8:35 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

8 Miles E Crestone CO

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain showers likely before 9pm, then snow showers likely. Some thunder is also possible.  Cloudy, with a low around 29. Northeast wind 5 to 15 mph becoming southeast after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely then
    Snow Showers
    Likely

    Low: 29 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of snow showers before 10am, then rain showers likely. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 43. Light and variable wind becoming east 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Showers
    Likely

    High: 43 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Rain showers likely before 10pm, then a chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely then
    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers

    Low: 32 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A slight chance of snow showers before 8am, then a chance of rain showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly sunny, with a high near 49. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 49 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 35. Light and variable wind becoming northwest 5 to 10 mph after midnight.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 35 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 55. North wind 5 to 10 mph.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 55 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 37. North northeast wind around 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 37 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 49. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east northeast in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 49 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of rain showers before 3am, then a slight chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35. East northeast wind around 10 mph becoming south southwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 35 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Rain showers likely before 9pm, then snow showers likely. Some thunder is also possible. Cloudy, with a low around 29. Northeast wind 5 to 15 mph becoming southeast after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Wednesday
A chance of snow showers before 10am, then rain showers likely. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 43. Light and variable wind becoming east 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Rain showers likely before 10pm, then a chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Thursday
A slight chance of snow showers before 8am, then a chance of rain showers. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 49. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 35. Light and variable wind becoming northwest 5 to 10 mph after midnight. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 55. North wind 5 to 10 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 37. North northeast wind around 10 mph.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 49. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east northeast in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
A chance of rain showers before 3am, then a slight chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35. East northeast wind around 10 mph becoming south southwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday
A chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 49. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east southeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 37. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west southwest after midnight.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 53. West southwest wind around 10 mph.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. West wind 10 to 15 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 53. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
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Point Forecast:
8 Miles E Crestone CO
 37.98°N 105.56°W (Elev. 11962 ft)
5:45 pm MDT May 31, 2016
8pm MDT May 31, 2016-6pm MDT Jun 7, 2016
 
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