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.

Mostly Cloudy

46°F

8°C

Humidity 40%
Wind Speed S 7 mph
Barometer 30.29 in
Dewpoint 23°F (-5°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill42°F (6°C)
Last update 6 May 7:45 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

7 Miles SW Westcliffe CO

  • Today

    Today: Isolated showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 60. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Isolated
    T-storms and
    Breezy

    High: 60 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of rain showers before 9pm, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers after 5am. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 35. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 10%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow and
    Breezy

    Low: 35 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 53. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms and
    Breezy

    High: 53 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A slight chance of rain showers before 10pm, then a slight chance of snow showers between 10pm and midnight. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 29. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 10%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow and
    Breezy then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 29 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of snow showers before 8am, then a chance of rain showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly sunny, with a high near 51. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 51 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of rain showers before 11pm, then a chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. West wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Snow Showers

    Low: 32 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A slight chance of snow showers before 8am, then a chance of rain showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly sunny, with a high near 53. West wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 53 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 34. West wind around 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 34 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A slight chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 56. West wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 56 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 60. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A slight chance of rain showers before 9pm, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers after 5am. Some thunder is also possible. Partly cloudy, with a low around 35. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 10%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 53. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of rain showers before 10pm, then a slight chance of snow showers between 10pm and midnight. Some thunder is also possible. Partly cloudy, with a low around 29. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 10%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Sunday
A slight chance of snow showers before 8am, then a chance of rain showers. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 51. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
A chance of rain showers before 11pm, then a chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. West wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Monday
A slight chance of snow showers before 8am, then a chance of rain showers. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 53. West wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 34. West wind around 10 mph.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 56. West wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of rain showers before 1am, then a slight chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Partly cloudy, with a low around 32. West wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 54. West southwest wind around 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 32. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 57. 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)
7:37 am MDT May 6, 2016
8am MDT May 6, 2016-6pm MDT May 12, 2016
 
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