Potential For Heavy Rainfall, Flooding, And Severe Weather Over The Central Part Of The Country Over The Holiday Weekend

A slow moving low pressure system will bring the potential for several rounds of heavy rainfall over the weekend. The potential exists for flooding of low lying and poor drainage areas. Severe thunderstorms will also be possible. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

La Veta Mountain, La Veta Pass (KVTP)

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

Light Rain

43°F

6°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed SW 7 mph
Barometer 30.35 in
Dewpoint 43°F (6°C)
Visibility 1.00 mi
Wind Chill39°F (4°C)
Last update 2 Jul 3:06 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

9 Miles ESE Crestone CO

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A 50 percent chance of rain and thunderstorms.  Cloudy, with a low around 36. West northwest wind around 15 mph.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 36 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 10am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Cloudy, with a high near 52. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 52 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before midnight, then a slight chance of showers between midnight and 3am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 40 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and thunderstorms likely after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 55. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Partly Sunny
    then T-storms
    Likely

    High: 55 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. West 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: 41 °F

  • Independence
    Day

    Independence Day: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 58. West wind around 10 mph.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 58 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 42. West wind around 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 42 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 62. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 62 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 43. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 43 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 50 percent chance of rain and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a low around 36. West northwest wind around 15 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 10am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Cloudy, with a high near 52. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before midnight, then a slight chance of showers between midnight and 3am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 55. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. West wind 5 to 10 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Independence Day
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 58. West wind around 10 mph. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 42. West wind around 10 mph.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 62. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 43. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 63. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 43. West wind 10 to 15 mph.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 62. West wind 10 to 15 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 43. West wind 10 to 15 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 62. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.
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Point Forecast:
9 Miles ESE Crestone CO
 37.94°N 105.56°W (Elev. 12398 ft)
2:41 am MDT Jul 2, 2016
3am MDT Jul 2, 2016-6pm MDT Jul 8, 2016
 
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