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Severe Thunderstorms and Flash Flooding Possible

Severe weather will be possible through Monday across the northern and central Plains. Large hail, damaging winds and heavy rain are the main threats. An isolated tornado cannot be ruled out. Across the southern Plains, heavy rainfall could lead to isolated flash flooding with 3 to 4 inches of rainfall possible by Tuesday afternoon.
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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

46°F

8°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed NA
Barometer 30.43 in
Dewpoint 45°F (7°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 6 Jul 5:32 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles ESE Crestone CO

  • Today

    Heavy Rain Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Heavy
    Rain

    High: 48 °F

  • Tonight

    Heavy Rain Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Heavy
    Rain

    Low: 34 °F

  • Tuesday

    Rain/Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 80%

    Rain/Snow

    High: 41 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Rain/Snow Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    Low: 31 °F

  • Wednesday

    Rain/Snow Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    High: 42 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Rain/Snow Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    Low: 33 °F

  • Thursday

    Rain/Snow Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    High: 48 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Rain/Snow Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    Low: 36 °F

  • Friday

    Rain/Snow Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    High: 49 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after noon. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 48. Northwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming east in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before midnight. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Cloudy, with a low around 34. East wind 5 to 15 mph becoming south after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Rain and snow showers likely before noon, then rain showers between noon and 5pm, then rain and snow showers after 5pm. Some thunder is also possible. High near 41. Southeast wind 5 to 15 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 80%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Tuesday Night
Rain and snow showers likely, becoming all snow after 11pm. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Wednesday
A chance of rain and snow showers before 10am, then rain showers likely. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 42. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Wednesday Night
Rain showers likely, mixing with snow after 7pm, then gradually ending. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. West wind around 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Thursday
A chance of rain and snow showers before 8am, then rain showers likely. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 48. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Thursday Night
Rain and snow showers likely. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. Southwest wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
Rain and snow showers likely. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 49. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 36. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 52. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 38. West wind around 10 mph.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 53. 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)
3:54 am MDT Jul 6, 2015
6am MDT Jul 6, 2015-6pm MDT Jul 12, 2015
 
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