Scattered Severe Thunderstorms and Developing Flooding Risk in the Central U.S.; Fire Weather in the West

Scattered severe thunderstorms are expected across portions of the central and southern High Plains this weekend. Elevated to critical fire weather conditions are forecast across parts of the Western U.S. from today into Monday. Heavy rainfall is forecast from the western Gulf Coast into the Midwest from this weekend into much of next week. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

La Veta Mountain, La Veta Pass (KVTP)

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

Partly Cloudy

4°C

39°F

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed E 11 km/h
Barometer 30.28 in
Dewpoint 3°C (37°F)
Visibility 16 km
Wind Chill1°C (34°F)
Last update 15 May 1:55 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles N La Veta Pass CO

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly clear, with a low around 4. South wind 5 to 10 km/h.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 4 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 15. West southwest wind 10 to 20 km/h becoming east southeast in the afternoon.  New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Sunny then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 15 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 4. Southeast wind around 15 km/h becoming west after midnight.  New precipitation amounts of less than 1 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 4 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 14. West southwest wind around 15 km/h becoming east southeast in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    Partly Sunny
    then Showers
    Likely

    High: 14 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of rain showers before 4am, then a chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 4. East northeast wind around 15 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 4 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of rain and snow showers before 7am, then rain showers. Some thunder is also possible.  High near 9. East wind 15 to 20 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Showers

    High: 9 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Rain and snow showers likely, mainly before midnight. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 2. East southeast wind around 15 km/h becoming west after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely then
    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 2 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Rain and snow showers, becoming all rain after 1pm. Some thunder is also possible.  High near 9. North wind around 15 km/h becoming east in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then
    Rain/Snow

    High: 9 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of rain and snow showers before midnight. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 3. North northeast wind around 15 km/h becoming west southwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 3 °C

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly clear, with a low around 4. South wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 15. West southwest wind 10 to 20 km/h becoming east southeast in the afternoon. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 4. Southeast wind around 15 km/h becoming west after midnight. New precipitation amounts of less than 1 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 14. West southwest wind around 15 km/h becoming east southeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Sunday Night
A chance of rain showers before 4am, then a chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 4. East northeast wind around 15 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 50%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Monday
A chance of rain and snow showers before 7am, then rain showers. Some thunder is also possible. High near 9. East wind 15 to 20 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 90%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Monday Night
Rain and snow showers likely, mainly before midnight. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 2. East southeast wind around 15 km/h becoming west after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday
Rain and snow showers, becoming all rain after 1pm. Some thunder is also possible. High near 9. North wind around 15 km/h becoming east in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers before midnight. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 3. North northeast wind around 15 km/h becoming west southwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday
A slight chance of rain and snow showers before 9am, then rain showers likely. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 12. Southwest wind around 15 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 4. West southwest wind 15 to 20 km/h.
Thursday
A chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 13. Southwest wind 20 to 25 km/h.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 4. Southwest wind around 25 km/h.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 14. Southwest wind around 25 km/h.
Click Map For Forecast
Point Forecast:
6 Miles N La Veta Pass CO
 37.67°N 105.19°W (Elev. 3128 m)
12:12 am MDT May 15, 2021
2am MDT May 15, 2021-6pm MDT May 21, 2021
 
Get as KML Get as XML

Additional Resources

Radar & Satellite Image

Link to Local Radar Data Link to Satellite Data

Hourly Weather Forecast

National Digital Forecast Database