Southern U.S. Severe Thunderstorm and Flash Flood Threat Sunday; Fire Weather in the West

Isolated to scattered severe thunderstorms may occur Sunday from parts of central and east Texas into the lower Mississippi Valley and Mid-South. Locally heavy rain may cause flash flooding in the lower Mississippi Valley. Elevated to critical fire weather conditions are forecast across parts of northern California and the Southwest again Sunday and Monday. Read More >

Current conditions at

La Veta Mountain, La Veta Pass (KVTP)

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

Mostly Cloudy

32°F

0°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.12 in
Dewpoint 32°F (0°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 8 May 11:35 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

8 Miles SSW Cuchara CO

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of snow showers after 4am. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly clear, with a low around 24. West northwest wind around 15 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers

    Low: 24 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow showers likely, mainly between noon and 3pm. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly sunny, with a high near 35. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Breezy

    High: 35 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Snow showers. The snow could be heavy at times. Some thunder is also possible.  Low around 25. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow
    and Breezy

    Low: 25 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  High near 35. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    and Breezy

    High: 35 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Snow showers likely, mainly before midnight. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. Breezy, with a west southwest wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Breezy

    Low: 22 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 50 percent chance of snow showers, mainly after noon. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 36. Breezy, with a west southwest wind around 20 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.  New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Breezy.
    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    then Chance
    Snow Showers

    High: 36 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 40 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. Breezy, with a north northwest wind 15 to 20 mph becoming south southeast after midnight.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Breezy

    Low: 23 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 40 percent chance of snow showers after noon. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 39. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 20 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    Snow Showers
    and Breezy

    High: 39 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 25. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 20 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Mostly
    Clear and
    Breezy

    Low: 25 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 20 percent chance of snow showers after 4am. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly clear, with a low around 24. West northwest wind around 15 mph.
Sunday
Snow showers likely, mainly between noon and 3pm. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 35. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Sunday Night
Snow showers. The snow could be heavy at times. Some thunder is also possible. Low around 25. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.
Monday
Snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. High near 35. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Monday Night
Snow showers likely, mainly before midnight. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. Breezy, with a west southwest wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of snow showers, mainly after noon. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly sunny, with a high near 36. Breezy, with a west southwest wind around 20 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. Breezy, with a north northwest wind 15 to 20 mph becoming south southeast after midnight.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of snow showers after noon. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly sunny, with a high near 39. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 20 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 25. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 20 mph.
Thursday
A 10 percent chance of snow showers after noon. Some thunder is also possible. Sunny, with a high near 46. Breezy, with a west southwest wind around 20 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 29. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 20 mph.
Friday
A chance of showers. Sunny, with a high near 48. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 31. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 48. Breezy, with a west wind around 20 mph.
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Point Forecast:
8 Miles SSW Cuchara CO
 37.27°N 105.15°W (Elev. 12598 ft)
11:46 pm MDT May 8, 2021
11pm MDT May 8, 2021-6pm MDT May 15, 2021
 
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