Heavy rain and isolated severe storms in portions of the West. Severe Weather Possible in the Plains Saturday.

A storm system will bring rain and thunderstorms to much of the Intermountain West and northern High Plains. A few severe thunderstorms with large hail and damaging winds are possible from northeast California to Wyoming. Heavy rain could lead to flash flooding in some of the western states. Severe weather will be possible in the Plains Saturday.
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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.

Overcast

54°F

12°C

Humidity 44%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.28 in
Dewpoint 32°F (0°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 6 May 11:14 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles ESE Crestone CO

  • Today

    Today: Scattered snow showers before 2pm, then scattered rain showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly sunny, with a high near 38. Windy, with a south wind 25 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Scattered
    Rain/Snow and
    Windy

    High: 38 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of rain and snow showers before 10pm, then a slight chance of snow showers after 4am. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 21. Windy, with a south wind 30 to 35 mph, with gusts as high as 50 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow and
    Windy

    Low: 21 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 50 percent chance of snow showers, mainly after noon. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 31. Windy, with a south southwest wind 25 to 30 mph.  New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Windy

    High: 31 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow showers before midnight. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 18. Windy, with a west southwest wind 20 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    and Windy

    Low: 18 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow showers likely, mainly after noon. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly sunny, with a high near 28. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 10 to 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Breezy

    High: 28 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 50 percent chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 25 mph.  New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Breezy

    Low: 19 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Snow showers likely, mainly after noon. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly sunny, with a high near 34. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Breezy

    High: 34 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 40 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before midnight. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 22. Blustery, with a west northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Blustery

    Low: 22 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of snow showers before 1pm, then a chance of rain showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly sunny, with a high near 37. West wind around 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 37 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Scattered snow showers before 2pm, then scattered rain showers. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 38. Windy, with a south wind 25 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Tonight
A slight chance of rain and snow showers before 10pm, then a slight chance of snow showers after 4am. Some thunder is also possible. Partly cloudy, with a low around 21. Windy, with a south wind 30 to 35 mph, with gusts as high as 50 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of snow showers, mainly after noon. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly sunny, with a high near 31. Windy, with a south southwest wind 25 to 30 mph. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow showers before midnight. Some thunder is also possible. Partly cloudy, with a low around 18. Windy, with a west southwest wind 20 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.
Sunday
Snow showers likely, mainly after noon. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 28. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 10 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. 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. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 25 mph. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Monday
Snow showers likely, mainly after noon. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 34. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before midnight. Some thunder is also possible. Partly cloudy, with a low around 22. Blustery, with a west northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.
Tuesday
A chance of snow showers before 1pm, then a chance of rain showers. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 37. West wind around 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Partly cloudy, with a low around 21. West wind around 15 mph.
Wednesday
A chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 33. West southwest wind around 15 mph.
Wednesday Night
A chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Partly cloudy, with a low around 21. West wind around 15 mph.
Thursday
A chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly sunny, with a high near 37. West wind around 15 mph.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles ESE Crestone CO
 37.98°N 105.59°W (Elev. 13599 ft)
9:06 am MDT May 6, 2016
11am MDT May 6, 2016-6pm MDT May 12, 2016
 
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