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Deep Cold Trough Meets Gulf Moisture with Significant Impacts Across the Western and Central U.S.

A deep trough and associated cold front is bringing much below normal temperatures in the west, with low elevation snows. Strong winds and widespread snow, will impact the Great Basin, western mountains, and the Plains. The slowing front, will bring prolonged waves of heavy rain across the Mississippi Valley to the Great Lakes. Significant icing forecast north of the heavy rain. Big warm up east. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

La Veta Mountain, La Veta Pass (KVTP)

Lat: 37.5°NLon: 105.17°WElev: 10217ft.

Light Snow and Windy

30°F

-1°C

Humidity 86%
Wind Speed S 29 G 45 mph
Barometer 29.55 in
Dewpoint 27°F (-3°C)
Visibility 2.00 mi
Wind Chill15°F (-9°C)
Last update 19 Feb 4:42 pm MST
Extended Forecast for

7 Miles SW Westcliffe CO

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: Snow showers likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 32. Breezy, with a south southwest wind around 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Breezy

    High: 32 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow showers likely, mainly before 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12. Wind chill values between -5 and 5. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Breezy then
    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 12 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 22. Wind chill values between -5 and 5. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 20 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 22 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 2. Wind chill values between -10 and zero. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 2 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 27. South southwest wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 27 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 50 percent chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.  New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 17 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 40 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before 11am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 32. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 32 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 15. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 15 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 33. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 33 °F

Detailed Forecast

Washington's Birthday
Snow showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 32. Breezy, with a south southwest wind around 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Tonight
Snow showers likely, mainly before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12. Wind chill values between -5 and 5. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 22. Wind chill values between -5 and 5. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 20 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 2. Wind chill values between -10 and zero. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 27. South southwest wind around 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 50 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 32. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 15. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 33. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow showers after 11pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 18. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 33. West wind 10 to 15 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 17. West wind 10 to 15 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 36. Southwest wind around 15 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 19. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 38. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
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Point Forecast:
7 Miles SW Westcliffe CO
 38.05°N 105.54°W (Elev. 9173 ft)
2:50 pm MST Feb 19, 2018
4pm MST Feb 19, 2018-6pm MST Feb 26, 2018
 
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