Wet in the Northwest; Storm System Takes Shape in the Southern Plains

A stream of moisture into the Northwest and northern Rockies today will produce locally heavy rain, mountain snow and gusty to high winds. Meanwhile, a storm system will gradually develop across the southern Plains today for heavy to excessive rainfall, possible flooding and isolated strong to severe thunderstorms in portions of Texas, Oklahoma and Arkansas. Read More >

Current conditions at

La Veta Mountain, La Veta Pass (KVTP)

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

Fair

-8°C

18°F

Humidity 86%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.21 in
Dewpoint -10°C (14°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 7 Feb 11:15 am MST
Extended Forecast for

Cuchara CO

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near -1. Northeast wind around 10 km/h.

    Sunny

    High: -1 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around -13. West southwest wind 5 to 10 km/h.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: -13 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 2. Wind chill values between -10 and -20. West wind 15 to 20 km/h increasing to 20 to 25 km/h in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 2 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 50 percent chance of snow showers after 11pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around -12. Wind chill values between -15 and -20. West wind 25 to 30 km/h becoming north northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 50 km/h.  New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 centimeters possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: -12 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 50 percent chance of snow showers.  Mostly sunny, with a high near -5. North wind 20 to 25 km/h increasing to 25 to 30 km/h in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 50 km/h.  New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 centimeters possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: -5 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around -15. North wind 15 to 20 km/h becoming west southwest after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: -15 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 4. West southwest wind around 25 km/h.

    Sunny

    High: 4 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around -4. West southwest wind around 25 km/h.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: -4 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 8. West southwest wind 25 to 30 km/h.

    Sunny

    High: 8 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near -1. Northeast wind around 10 km/h.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around -13. West southwest wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 2. Wind chill values between -10 and -20. West wind 15 to 20 km/h increasing to 20 to 25 km/h in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
A 50 percent chance of snow showers after 11pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around -12. Wind chill values between -15 and -20. West wind 25 to 30 km/h becoming north northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 50 km/h. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 centimeters possible.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near -5. North wind 20 to 25 km/h increasing to 25 to 30 km/h in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 50 km/h. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 centimeters possible.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around -15. North wind 15 to 20 km/h becoming west southwest after midnight.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 4. West southwest wind around 25 km/h.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around -4. West southwest wind around 25 km/h.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 8. West southwest wind 25 to 30 km/h.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -3. West southwest wind 25 to 30 km/h.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 5. West southwest wind around 25 km/h.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -6. South wind 20 to 25 km/h becoming east northeast in the evening.
Monday
A chance of snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 1. Northeast wind around 20 km/h.
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Point Forecast:
Cuchara CO
 37.36°N 105.11°W (Elev. 2682 m)
11:03 am MST Feb 7, 2023
11am MST Feb 7, 2023-6pm MST Feb 13, 2023
 
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