Rain and Snow Winding Down in the West; Critical Fire Weather in the Southwest; Winter Storm in Alaska

The Atmospheric River event is beginning to wind down along the West Coast. However, lingering showers and mountain snow will remain throughout the day. In the southwest, dry conditions combined with gusty winds has led to critical fire weather concerns especially in west Texas and New Mexico. A potent system in Alaska has prompted Blizzard warnings across the Western and Northern Arctic Coast. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

La Veta Mountain, La Veta Pass (KVTP)

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

Fair

30°F

-1°C

Humidity 34%
Wind Speed W 9 G 16 mph
Barometer 30.12 in
Dewpoint 5°F (-15°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill22°F (-6°C)
Last update 21 Feb 5:35 pm MST
Extended Forecast for

10 Miles SE Crestone CO

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy blowing snow. Partly cloudy, with a low around 13. Wind chill values between -5 and zero. Windy, with a west wind 20 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.

    Patchy
    Blowing Snow
    and Windy

    Low: 13 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 20. Wind chill values between -5 and 5. West wind around 15 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 20 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 11. Wind chill values between -5 and zero. West wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 11 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 23. Wind chill values between zero and 10. West wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 23 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 14. West wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 14 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 29. West wind around 15 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 29 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 17. West southwest wind around 15 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 17 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 32. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 32 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow showers after 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. Southwest wind around 15 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers

    Low: 22 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Patchy blowing snow. Partly cloudy, with a low around 13. Wind chill values between -5 and zero. Windy, with a west wind 20 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 20. Wind chill values between -5 and 5. West wind around 15 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 11. Wind chill values between -5 and zero. West wind 10 to 15 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 23. Wind chill values between zero and 10. West wind 10 to 15 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 14. West wind 10 to 15 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 29. West wind around 15 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 17. West southwest wind around 15 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 32. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow showers after 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. Southwest wind around 15 mph.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly after 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 30. Windy, with a west southwest wind 20 to 30 mph.
Monday Night
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. Windy, with a southwest wind 25 to 30 mph.
Tuesday
Snow showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 26. Windy, with a west southwest wind 25 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.
Tuesday Night
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 5. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 20 to 25 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 21. Breezy, with a west wind around 20 mph.
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Point Forecast:
10 Miles SE Crestone CO
 37.9°N 105.55°W (Elev. 12976 ft)
2:48 pm MST Feb 21, 2024
5pm MST Feb 21, 2024-6pm MST Feb 28, 2024
 
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