Severe Thunderstorm and Fire Weather Threats in the Central U.S. Today; Strong Storm in Western Alaska

There is an Enhanced Risk (Level 3 of 5) for severe thunderstorms today with threats for significant severe hail and tornado potential over southern Iowa into northern Missouri and west-central Illinois. Elevated to critical fire weather is possible today due to gusty winds and dry conditions over parts of the southern High Plains and northeastern Montana. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

La Veta Mountain, La Veta Pass (KVTP)

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

Fair and Breezy

37°F

3°C

Humidity 52%
Wind Speed W 23 G 30 mph
Barometer 30.11 in
Dewpoint 21°F (-6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill26°F (-3°C)
Last update 16 Apr 11:55 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

12 Miles SW Red Wing CO

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a high near 42. Windy, with a west northwest wind 25 to 30 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Windy

    High: 42 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 22. Blustery, with a west northwest wind 15 to 25 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    and Blustery

    Low: 22 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 48. Windy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 20 mph increasing to 25 to 30 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 45 mph.

    Sunny and
    Windy

    High: 48 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 26. Windy, with a west wind 25 to 30 mph decreasing to 15 to 20 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 45 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    and Windy

    Low: 26 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Increasing clouds, with a high near 50. Windy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 20 mph increasing to 25 to 30 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 45 mph.

    Increasing
    Clouds and
    Windy

    High: 50 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. Windy, with a west southwest wind 25 to 30 mph becoming south 15 to 20 mph in the evening.

    Mostly Cloudy
    and Windy

    Low: 29 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of snow showers after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 51. Breezy, with a southwest wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.

    Breezy.
    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 51 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 40 percent chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph becoming east after midnight.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Breezy

    Low: 26 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Snow showers likely, mainly after noon. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly sunny, with a high near 45. Southeast wind around 15 mph becoming west in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    then Snow
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 45 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a high near 42. Windy, with a west northwest wind 25 to 30 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 22. Blustery, with a west northwest wind 15 to 25 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 48. Windy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 20 mph increasing to 25 to 30 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 45 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 26. Windy, with a west wind 25 to 30 mph decreasing to 15 to 20 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 45 mph.
Thursday
Increasing clouds, with a high near 50. Windy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 20 mph increasing to 25 to 30 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 45 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. Windy, with a west southwest wind 25 to 30 mph becoming south 15 to 20 mph in the evening.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of snow showers after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 51. Breezy, with a southwest wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph becoming east after midnight.
Saturday
Snow showers likely, mainly after noon. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 45. Southeast wind around 15 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday Night
A 50 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. East northeast wind around 15 mph.
Sunday
A chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 46. Southwest wind around 15 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 27. West wind around 15 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 51. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 20 mph.
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Point Forecast:
12 Miles SW Red Wing CO
 37.61°N 105.47°W (Elev. 10797 ft)
12:09 pm MDT Apr 16, 2024
12pm MDT Apr 16, 2024-6pm MDT Apr 22, 2024
 
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