Thunderstorms and Flooding Along the Gulf Coast; Winter Returns in the Central Rockies

A stalled front along the west-central Gulf Coast will contribute to a few severe thunderstorms and heavy rain with flooding over the next couple of days. Meanwhile, a vigorous system will produce heavy snow across the central Rockies into the High Plains the next few days. Finally, critical fire weather conditions are expected across the Four Corners region through Thursday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

La Veta Mountain, La Veta Pass (KVTP)

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

Mostly Cloudy

34°F

1°C

Humidity 65%
Wind Speed E 7 mph
Barometer 30.10 in
Dewpoint 23°F (-5°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill28°F (-2°C)
Last update 14 Apr 2:35 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

7 Miles SSW Cuchara CO

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 30 percent chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly sunny, with a high near 41. Southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 41 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of snow showers before midnight, then a chance of snow showers after 2am. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 15 to 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Breezy

    Low: 25 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly after noon. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly sunny, with a high near 37. Breezy, with a southwest wind 20 to 25 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 37 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 20 mph becoming north after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Breezy

    Low: 16 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  High near 23. North northeast wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

    Snow Showers

    High: 23 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Snow showers.  Low around 12. Breezy, with an east northeast wind 15 to 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    and Breezy

    Low: 12 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  High near 19. East northeast wind around 15 mph becoming west southwest in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Snow Showers

    High: 19 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Snow showers likely, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8. Northeast wind around 15 mph becoming west after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Snow Showers
    Likely then
    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 8 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 40 percent chance of snow showers.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 27. West wind around 15 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 27 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 30 percent chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 41. Southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Tonight
A chance of snow showers before midnight, then a chance of snow showers after 2am. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 15 to 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly after noon. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 37. Breezy, with a southwest wind 20 to 25 mph.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 20 mph becoming north after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.
Friday
Snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. High near 23. North northeast wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Friday Night
Snow showers. Low around 12. Breezy, with an east northeast wind 15 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.
Saturday
Snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. High near 19. East northeast wind around 15 mph becoming west southwest in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Saturday Night
Snow showers likely, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8. Northeast wind around 15 mph becoming west after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 27. West wind around 15 mph.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow showers before midnight. Mostly clear, with a low around 13. West southwest wind around 15 mph.
Monday
A chance of snow showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 33. West southwest wind around 15 mph.
Monday Night
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 20 mph.
Tuesday
A chance of snow showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 35. Southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
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Point Forecast:
7 Miles SSW Cuchara CO
 37.29°N 105.16°W (Elev. 11870 ft)
1:03 pm MDT Apr 14, 2021
2pm MDT Apr 14, 2021-6pm MDT Apr 20, 2021
 
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