Winter Storm to Bring Harzardous Travel from the Plains to the Northeast through this Weekend

A sprawling winter storm will create hazardous travel conditions from the Plains into the Northeastern U.S. through this weekend. Areas of moderate to heavy snow are forecast over much of the Upper Midwest, Great Lakes, and the interior Northeast and northern New England. Freezing rain is expected from the southern Plains into the Mid Mississippi Valley, and the Mid Atlantic region. Read More >

Current conditions at

La Veta Mountain, La Veta Pass (KVTP)

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

Mostly Cloudy with Haze

-7°C

19°F

Humidity 79%
Wind Speed SW 30 G 59 km/h
Barometer 29.77 in
Dewpoint -10°C (14°F)
Visibility 6 km
Wind Chill-16°C (4°F)
Last update 17 Jan 3:54 pm MST
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles E Cuchara CO

Winter Weather Advisory until January 17, 05:00pm
High Wind Warning until January 17, 11:00pm
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Winter Weather Advisory
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    Winter Weather Advisory until January 17, 05:00pm
    High Wind Warning until January 17, 11:00pm

    NOW: Multiple
    hazards in effect

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  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before 5pm.  Widespread blowing snow. Mostly sunny, with a high near -4. Wind chill values between -20 and -25. Very windy, with a west wind around 75 km/h, with gusts as high as 110 km/h.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Blowing Snow

    High: -4 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Widespread blowing snow, mainly before midnight. Mostly clear, with a low around -12. Wind chill values between -15 and -25. Very windy, with a west wind 65 to 75 km/h decreasing to 35 to 45 km/h. Winds could gust as high as 115 km/h.

    Blowing Snow
    and Very
    Windy

    Low: -12 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Patchy blowing snow before 9am, then patchy blowing snow after 4pm. Sunny, with a high near -2. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 25 to 35 km/h.

    Patchy
    Blowing Snow
    and Breezy

    High: -2 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Patchy blowing snow. Partly cloudy, with a low around -9. Wind chill values between -15 and -20. West wind 25 to 30 km/h.

    Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    Low: -9 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near -4. West wind 20 to 25 km/h becoming west 10 to 15 km/h in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: -4 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around -11. West southwest wind 10 to 15 km/h increasing to 20 to 25 km/h after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: -11 °C

  • M.L.King
    Day

    M.L.King Day: Patchy blowing snow after 11am. Mostly sunny, with a high near -3. Breezy, with a southwest wind 30 to 40 km/h, with gusts as high as 65 km/h.

    Patchy
    Blowing Snow
    and Breezy

    High: -3 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Patchy blowing snow after 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -7. Breezy, with a west southwest wind around 35 km/h.

    Patchy
    Blowing Snow
    and Breezy

    Low: -7 °C

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before 5pm. Widespread blowing snow. Mostly sunny, with a high near -4. Wind chill values between -20 and -25. Very windy, with a west wind around 75 km/h, with gusts as high as 110 km/h.
Tonight
Widespread blowing snow, mainly before midnight. Mostly clear, with a low around -12. Wind chill values between -15 and -25. Very windy, with a west wind 65 to 75 km/h decreasing to 35 to 45 km/h. Winds could gust as high as 115 km/h.
Saturday
Patchy blowing snow before 9am, then patchy blowing snow after 4pm. Sunny, with a high near -2. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 25 to 35 km/h.
Saturday Night
Patchy blowing snow. Partly cloudy, with a low around -9. Wind chill values between -15 and -20. West wind 25 to 30 km/h.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near -4. West wind 20 to 25 km/h becoming west 10 to 15 km/h in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around -11. West southwest wind 10 to 15 km/h increasing to 20 to 25 km/h after midnight.
M.L.King Day
Patchy blowing snow after 11am. Mostly sunny, with a high near -3. Breezy, with a southwest wind 30 to 40 km/h, with gusts as high as 65 km/h.
Monday Night
Patchy blowing snow after 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -7. Breezy, with a west southwest wind around 35 km/h.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of snow showers after 11am. Patchy blowing snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near -3. Windy, with a west wind 40 to 50 km/h.
Tuesday Night
Patchy blowing snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -7. Breezy, with a west wind around 40 km/h.
Wednesday
A chance of snow showers. Patchy blowing snow. Partly sunny, with a high near -4. Windy, with a west wind 45 to 50 km/h.
Wednesday Night
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -11. Breezy, with a west wind around 35 km/h.
Thursday
A chance of snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near -9. Blustery, with a north wind 25 to 30 km/h increasing to 35 to 40 km/h in the morning.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -12. Blustery, with a north wind 30 to 35 km/h becoming west in the evening.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near -7. Breezy, with a west wind around 35 km/h.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles E Cuchara CO
 37.37°N 104.99°W (Elev. 3763 m)
3:13 pm MST Jan 17, 2020
4pm MST Jan 17, 2020-6pm MST Jan 24, 2020
 
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