Multiday Heat Wave Forecast For Much of Central/Eastern U.S.

A major summer heat wave is forecast midweek into this coming weekend across much of the central and eastern states and lingering in the southwest. The combination of temperature and humidity will lift the heat index above 100 in many locations with 110 or higher possible in the warmest locations. There will be nearly no relief at night with overnight low temperatures in the upper 70s and 80s. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

La Veta Mountain, La Veta Pass (KVTP)

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

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Extended Forecast for

9 Miles ESE Crestone CO

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Isolated showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8. West southwest wind 10 to 15 km/h increasing to 20 to 25 km/h after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 8 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 9am and 5pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 16. Breezy, with a west wind 25 to 35 km/h increasing to 35 to 45 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 65 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms and
    Breezy

    High: 16 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 6. Breezy, with a west wind 25 to 35 km/h, with gusts as high as 55 km/h.

    Mostly Clear
    and Breezy
    then Clear

    Low: 6 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 17. Breezy, with a west wind 25 to 35 km/h.

    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 17 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 7. West wind 25 to 30 km/h.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 7 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 18. West wind 25 to 30 km/h.

    Sunny

    High: 18 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 8. West wind around 25 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 8 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 17. West wind around 25 km/h.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 17 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 7. West wind around 25 km/h.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 7 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Isolated showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8. West southwest wind 10 to 15 km/h increasing to 20 to 25 km/h after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 9am and 5pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 16. Breezy, with a west wind 25 to 35 km/h increasing to 35 to 45 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 65 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 6. Breezy, with a west wind 25 to 35 km/h, with gusts as high as 55 km/h.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 17. Breezy, with a west wind 25 to 35 km/h.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 7. West wind 25 to 30 km/h.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 18. West wind 25 to 30 km/h.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 8. West wind around 25 km/h.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 17. West wind around 25 km/h.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 7. West wind around 25 km/h.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 14. North wind 25 to 30 km/h becoming east in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 6. East wind 25 to 30 km/h decreasing to 20 to 25 km/h after midnight.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 13. East wind 20 to 25 km/h becoming east southeast 25 to 30 km/h in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 6. East wind 20 to 30 km/h becoming west in the evening.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 13. West southwest wind 25 to 30 km/h becoming east southeast in the afternoon.
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Point Forecast:
9 Miles ESE Crestone CO
 37.94°N 105.56°W (Elev. 3779 m)
5:47 pm MDT Jul 16, 2019
6pm MDT Jul 16, 2019-6pm MDT Jul 23, 2019
 
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