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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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

La Veta Mountain, La Veta Pass (KVTP)

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

Thunderstorm Light Snow

39°F

4°C

Humidity 75%
Wind Speed N 3 mph
Barometer 30.12 in
Dewpoint 32°F (0°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Last update 26 May 10:14 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

8 Miles WSW Howard CO

  • Today

    Today: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 4pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 49. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Isolated
    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 49 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain and snow showers likely, becoming all snow after 7pm. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. Northwest wind 5 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely then
    Scattered
    Snow Showers

    Low: 30 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of snow showers before 11am, then a chance of rain showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 42. North northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 42 °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 33. West wind 5 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Slight
    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 33 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A slight chance of snow showers before 9am, then a chance of rain showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly sunny, with a high near 50. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 50 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 36. South wind 5 to 10 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 36 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 56. South southwest wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 56 °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 37. West southwest wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 37 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Memorial Day: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 56. West southwest wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 56 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 49. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Rain and snow showers likely, becoming all snow after 7pm. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. Northwest wind 5 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.
Friday
A chance of snow showers before 11am, then a chance of rain showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 42. North northwest wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New snow accumulation of around an inch 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 33. West wind 5 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. 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. Partly sunny, with a high near 50. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 36. South wind 5 to 10 mph. 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 56. South southwest wind around 5 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 37. West southwest wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Memorial Day
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 56. West southwest wind around 5 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 37. West northwest wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 55. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming southwest in the morning.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. Northwest wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 55. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
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Point Forecast:
8 Miles WSW Howard CO
 38.38°N 105.97°W (Elev. 10771 ft)
10:13 am MDT May 26, 2016
10am MDT May 26, 2016-6pm MDT Jun 1, 2016
 
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