Active Week Of Severe Weather Possible Over Portions Of The Plains

Severe thunderstorms will be possible over portions of the Plains each afternoon and evening this week. The main threats with these storms are expected to be large hail, damaging winds, and a few tornadoes. Locally heavy rainfall could pose a risk for some flooding concerns particularly over portions of the Great Plains and Mississippi Valley.
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Current conditions at

La Veta Mountain, La Veta Pass (KVTP)

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

Fair

39°F

4°C

Humidity 56%
Wind Speed SW 5 mph
Barometer 30.15 in
Dewpoint 25°F (-4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill35°F (2°C)
Last update 26 May 6:35 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

9 Miles NNE Crestone CO

Winter Weather Advisory May 26, 03:00pm until May 27, 12:00pm
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Winter Weather Advisory
  • Today

    Today: A chance of showers before noon, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between noon and 3pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 3pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 45. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east northeast in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 45 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain showers likely before 8pm, then rain and snow showers likely between 8pm and 9pm, then snow showers likely after 9pm. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. Light west northwest wind becoming north 10 to 15 mph in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely then
    Snow Showers
    Likely

    Low: 28 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Snow showers likely before 1pm, then rain showers likely. Some thunder is also possible.  Cloudy, with a high near 40. North wind 10 to 15 mph decreasing to 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely then
    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    High: 40 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday 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 31. Light and variable wind becoming west southwest 10 to 15 mph in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Slight
    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 31 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A slight chance of snow showers before 9am, then a chance of rain showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 47. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming light northwest.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 47 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 34. Light and variable wind becoming south southeast 5 to 10 mph after midnight.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 34 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 52. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 52 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 36 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Memorial Day: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 52. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 52 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A chance of showers before noon, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between noon and 3pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 45. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east northeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Rain showers likely before 8pm, then rain and snow showers likely between 8pm and 9pm, then snow showers likely after 9pm. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. Light west northwest wind becoming north 10 to 15 mph in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.
Friday
Snow showers likely before 1pm, then rain showers likely. Some thunder is also possible. Cloudy, with a high near 40. North wind 10 to 15 mph decreasing to 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Friday 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 31. Light and variable wind becoming west southwest 10 to 15 mph in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Saturday
A slight chance of snow showers before 9am, then a chance of rain showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly sunny, with a high near 47. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming light northwest. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 34. Light and variable wind becoming south southeast 5 to 10 mph after midnight. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 52. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Memorial Day
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 52. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 51. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southwest in the morning.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 51. West northwest wind around 10 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.
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Point Forecast:
9 Miles NNE Crestone CO
 38.14°N 105.63°W (Elev. 11040 ft)
5:51 am MDT May 26, 2016
6am MDT May 26, 2016-6pm MDT Jun 1, 2016
 
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