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Very Heavy Rainfall and High Risk Flood Event in the South-Central U.S.

Thunderstorms, some severe, will continue to produce tremendously heavy rainfall over the same areas through the day today. The area with the greatest potential for excessive rainfall includes Oklahoma, Arkansas, and Missouri. Very heavy rains will extend broadly from the Southern Plains to the Upper Midwest. Life threatening flash flooding is expected with these storms. Read More >

Current conditions at

La Veta Mountain, La Veta Pass (KVTP)

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

Heavy Snow and Windy

16°F

-9°C

Humidity 86%
Wind Speed N 32 G 48 mph
Barometer 30.02 in
Dewpoint 12°F (-11°C)
Visibility 0.15 mi
Wind Chill-5°F (-21°C)
Last update 29 Apr 9:38 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

7 Miles SW Westcliffe CO

Winter Storm Warning until April 30, 06:00am
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Winter Storm Warning
  •  
    Winter Storm Warning until April 30, 06:00am

    NOW until
    6:00am Sun

    Winter Storm Warning

  • Today

    Today: Snow. The snow could be heavy at times.  High near 26. North wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 4 to 8 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow

    High: 26 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow likely, mainly before 10pm.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 17. North northeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming northwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

    Snow Likely
    then Chance
    Snow

    Low: 17 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before 9am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 40. North northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 40 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 27. West wind around 15 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 27 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 48. West wind around 15 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 48 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 30 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A slight chance of snow showers before 8am, then a chance of rain showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 49. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 49 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of rain showers before 10pm, then a chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Snow Showers

    Low: 30 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Snow. The snow could be heavy at times. High near 26. North wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 4 to 8 inches possible.
Tonight
Snow likely, mainly before 10pm. Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 17. North northeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before 9am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 40. North northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 27. West wind around 15 mph.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 48. West wind around 15 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Tuesday
A slight chance of snow showers before 8am, then a chance of rain showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 49. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain showers before 10pm, then a chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday
A chance of snow showers before 9am, then a chance of rain showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 44. Northwest wind around 10 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of rain showers before 9pm, then a slight chance of snow showers between 9pm and midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 29. Northeast wind around 10 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 55. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north northeast in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 36. North northeast wind around 10 mph becoming west after midnight.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 61. West southwest wind around 10 mph.
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Point Forecast:
7 Miles SW Westcliffe CO
 38.05°N 105.54°W (Elev. 9173 ft)
7:27 am MDT Apr 29, 2017
9am MDT Apr 29, 2017-6pm MDT May 5, 2017
 
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