Severe Storms & Heavy Rainfall Possible in the Plains; Critical Fire Weather Conditions for Parts of the West

Scattered severe thunderstorms and locally heavy rainfall are possible across portions of the Plains through Sunday. Meanwhile, dry weather and gusty winds will result in critical fire weather conditions across the Great Basin and northern Rockies. Elsewhere, tropical storm Dorian in the Atlantic is expected to slowly strengthen and will likely approach the Lesser Antilles by Tuesday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

La Veta Mountain, La Veta Pass (KVTP)

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

54°F

12°C

Humidity 67%
Wind Speed E 5 mph
Barometer 30.46 in
Dewpoint 43°F (6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill53°F (12°C)
Last update 24 Aug 8:30 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

10 Miles N Blanca CO

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 43. Northwest wind around 15 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 43 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 59. West northwest wind around 15 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 59 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 42. West northwest wind around 15 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 42 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Sunny, with a high near 58. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms and
    Breezy

    High: 58 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A slight chance of rain showers before 5am, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly clear, with a low around 39. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph becoming east after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow and
    Breezy

    Low: 39 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 55. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 25 mph becoming north northeast in the afternoon.

    Sunny then
    Chance
    T-storms and
    Breezy

    High: 55 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of rain showers before 4am, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 38. Breezy, with a northeast wind 15 to 25 mph becoming southeast after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Breezy.
    Chance
    Showers then
    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 38 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 56. Breezy, with a southeast wind 15 to 20 mph becoming west in the afternoon.

    Breezy. Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 56 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A slight chance of rain showers, mixing with snow after 11pm, then gradually ending. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly clear, with a low around 40. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph becoming southeast in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 10%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow and
    Breezy then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 40 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 43. Northwest wind around 15 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 59. West northwest wind around 15 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 42. West northwest wind around 15 mph.
Monday
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Sunny, with a high near 58. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph.
Monday Night
A slight chance of rain showers before 5am, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly clear, with a low around 39. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph becoming east after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 55. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 25 mph becoming north northeast in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain showers before 4am, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Partly cloudy, with a low around 38. Breezy, with a northeast wind 15 to 25 mph becoming southeast after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 56. Breezy, with a southeast wind 15 to 20 mph becoming west in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of rain showers, mixing with snow after 11pm, then gradually ending. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly clear, with a low around 40. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph becoming southeast in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 10%.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 57. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 20 mph.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 40. Breezy, with a west wind 10 to 20 mph becoming east in the evening.
Friday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 54. West wind 10 to 15 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Showers likely. Partly cloudy, with a low around 39. East southeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west southwest after midnight.
Saturday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 52. West wind 10 to 15 mph becoming east in the afternoon.
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Point Forecast:
10 Miles N Blanca CO
 37.59°N 105.49°W (Elev. 12900 ft)
5:42 pm MDT Aug 24, 2019
8pm MDT Aug 24, 2019-6pm MDT Aug 31, 2019
 
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