Lingering Heavy Rain Threat Along the Central Gulf Coast; Rain in the Pacific Northwest; Critical Fire Weather

Locally heavy rainfall may bring flash flooding along the central Gulf Coast today and Saturday from southeast Louisiana to the Florida Panhandle. A strong cold front will bring heavy rain with the arrival of cooler temperatures to the Northwest through the weekend. Widespread critical fire weather due to dry, gusty winds is forecast from the Great Basin into the northern Plains. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

La Veta Mountain, La Veta Pass (KVTP)

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

Fair

55°F

13°C

Humidity 47%
Wind Speed E 6 mph
Barometer 30.56 in
Dewpoint 36°F (2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill54°F (12°C)
Last update 17 Sep 12:35 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

9 Miles SSW Cuchara CO

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 56. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest.

    Sunny

    High: 56 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 40. West southwest wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 40 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 45. Southwest wind around 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 45 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 33. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Partly
    Cloudy and
    Breezy

    Low: 33 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Sunny, with a high near 42. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Breezy. Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 42 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 38. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    and Breezy

    Low: 38 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Sunny, with a high near 49. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 25 mph.

    Sunny and
    Breezy then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 49 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 28. East southeast wind around 15 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers

    Low: 28 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Sunny, with a high near 42. South wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers

    High: 42 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 56. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest.
Tonight
Clear, with a low around 40. West southwest wind 5 to 15 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 45. Southwest wind around 10 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 33. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Sunny, with a high near 42. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 38. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.
Monday
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Sunny, with a high near 49. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 25 mph.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Partly cloudy, with a low around 28. East southeast wind around 15 mph.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Sunny, with a high near 42. South wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 30. South southwest wind around 15 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 49. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 34. West wind around 15 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 51. West wind around 15 mph.
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Point Forecast:
9 Miles SSW Cuchara CO
 37.25°N 105.15°W (Elev. 12799 ft)
10:10 am MDT Sep 17, 2021
12pm MDT Sep 17, 2021-6pm MDT Sep 23, 2021
 
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