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Isolated Severe Thunderstorms Will Continue

Isolated severe thunderstorms will continue from Minnesota to southwestern Kansas and vicinity. Within that swath, the most probable area for greater concentrations of severe weather is from eastern Nebraska across parts of Iowa. A marginal risk for severe thunderstorms also exists over eastern New England.
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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

61°F

16°C

Humidity 55%
Wind Speed NA
Barometer 30.64 in
Dewpoint 45°F (7°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 29 Jul 11:53 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles ESE Crestone CO

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54. South wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 54 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 38 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A slight chance of rain and snow showers before 8am, then rain showers likely. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 47. West wind 5 to 15 mph becoming east southeast in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then T-storms
    Likely

    High: 47 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of rain showers before 9pm, then a chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. East southeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 36 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of rain and snow showers before 8am, then rain showers likely. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 46. West wind 5 to 15 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then T-storms
    Likely

    High: 46 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of rain showers before 11pm, then a chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. South southeast wind 5 to 15 mph becoming west after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 37 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of rain and snow showers before 7am, then rain showers likely. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north northeast in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then T-storms
    Likely

    High: 51 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west southwest after midnight.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 39 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 54. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming east southeast in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 54 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54. South wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
A slight chance of rain and snow showers before 8am, then rain showers likely. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 47. West wind 5 to 15 mph becoming east southeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Thursday Night
A chance of rain showers before 9pm, then a chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. East southeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 50%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Friday
A chance of rain and snow showers before 8am, then rain showers likely. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 46. West wind 5 to 15 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Friday Night
A chance of rain showers before 11pm, then a chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. South southeast wind 5 to 15 mph becoming west after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 50%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Saturday
A chance of rain and snow showers before 7am, then rain showers likely. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north northeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west southwest after midnight.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 54. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming east southeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west northwest after midnight.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 54. West northwest wind around 10 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. Southeast wind around 10 mph becoming west after midnight.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 54. West wind around 10 mph.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles ESE Crestone CO
 37.98°N 105.59°W (Elev. 13599 ft)
9:31 am MDT Jul 29, 2015
12pm MDT Jul 29, 2015-6pm MDT Aug 4, 2015
 
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