Heavy Rain and Flash Flooding Possible in Portions of the Southeast, Mid-Atlantic and Appalachians. A Few Severe Thunderstorms Possible in the West and Northwest

Rain and thunderstorms are expected over much of the Southeast, Mid-Atlantic, and central Appalachians. Locally heavy rain is possible, with flash flooding possible over some areas. A few severe thunderstorms will be possible over portions of the western and northwestern U.S. today and Friday.
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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

57°F

14°C

Humidity 31%
Wind Speed NE 8 mph
Barometer 30.36 in
Dewpoint 27°F (-3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 5 May 3:47 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles ESE Crestone CO

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 10 percent chance of snow showers after 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Breezy

    Low: 31 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A slight chance of rain and snow showers before 11am, then a chance of rain showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly sunny, with a high near 43. Windy, with a south wind 20 to 25 mph increasing to 25 to 30 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 50 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow and
    Windy

    High: 43 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A slight chance of rain showers before 8pm, then a slight chance of snow showers between 8pm and midnight. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 19. Windy, with a south wind 30 to 35 mph decreasing to 25 to 30 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 50 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Windy. Slight
    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 19 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 40 percent chance of snow showers after noon. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly sunny, with a high near 31. Windy, with a south southwest wind 25 to 30 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy
    then Chance
    Snow Showers
    and Windy

    High: 31 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. Windy, with a west southwest wind 25 to 30 mph decreasing to 15 to 20 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    and Windy

    Low: 17 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow showers likely, mainly after noon. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly sunny, with a high near 31. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming south southeast in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely

    High: 31 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 50 percent chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. West wind around 15 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 19 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 50 percent chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 33. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 15 to 20 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 33 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before midnight. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 22. Blustery, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Blustery

    Low: 22 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 10 percent chance of snow showers after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Friday
A slight chance of rain and snow showers before 11am, then a chance of rain showers. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 43. Windy, with a south wind 20 to 25 mph increasing to 25 to 30 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 50 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Friday Night
A slight chance of rain showers before 8pm, then a slight chance of snow showers between 8pm and midnight. Some thunder is also possible. Partly cloudy, with a low around 19. Windy, with a south wind 30 to 35 mph decreasing to 25 to 30 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 50 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of snow showers after noon. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 31. Windy, with a south southwest wind 25 to 30 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. Windy, with a west southwest wind 25 to 30 mph decreasing to 15 to 20 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.
Sunday
Snow showers likely, mainly after noon. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 31. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming south southeast in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Sunday Night
A 50 percent chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. West wind around 15 mph.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 33. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 15 to 20 mph.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before midnight. Some thunder is also possible. Partly cloudy, with a low around 22. Blustery, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph.
Tuesday
A chance of snow showers before 3pm, then a chance of rain showers between 3pm and 4pm, then a chance of snow showers after 4pm. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 37. West wind around 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of snow showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 21. West wind around 15 mph.
Wednesday
A chance of snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 36. West southwest wind around 15 mph.
Wednesday Night
A chance of snow showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 23. West wind around 15 mph.
Thursday
A chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 38. West wind 10 to 15 mph.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles ESE Crestone CO
 37.98°N 105.59°W (Elev. 13599 ft)
3:26 pm MDT May 5, 2016
4pm MDT May 5, 2016-6pm MDT May 12, 2016
 
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