Very Dangerous Heat Wave Impacting the Southern Plains and Spreading Eastward

A blazing heat wave will consume much of the southern Plains and lower Mississippi River Valley through early next week, especially in Texas. Expect record highs temperatures and very dangerous heat indices, both surging well over 100 degrees. Click the link to the right for more info on how to keep you, your family/pets, and friends safe during the summer heat. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

La Veta Mountain, La Veta Pass (KVTP)

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

N/A

Humidity NA
Wind Speed NA
Barometer NA
Dewpoint N/A
Visibility NA
Last update *** Not a current observation ***
Extended Forecast for

7 Miles ESE Crestone CO

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 45. Northwest wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 45 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 65. West wind 5 to 10 mph.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 65 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 46. West northwest wind around 10 mph becoming south in the evening.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 46 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 63. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southeast in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 63 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. South wind around 10 mph becoming west in the evening.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 44 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 61. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 61 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. West wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 44 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 60. West wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 60 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. West wind around 10 mph becoming north northeast after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 44 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 45. Northwest wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 65. West wind 5 to 10 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 46. West northwest wind around 10 mph becoming south in the evening. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 63. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. South wind around 10 mph becoming west in the evening. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 61. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. West wind 10 to 15 mph.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 60. West wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. West wind around 10 mph becoming north northeast after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57. North wind around 10 mph becoming south southeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. South southeast wind around 10 mph becoming north northwest after midnight.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57. West northwest wind around 10 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. North northwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming east after midnight.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 59. West wind 10 to 15 mph becoming south southwest in the afternoon.
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Point Forecast:
7 Miles ESE Crestone CO
 37.96°N 105.59°W (Elev. 13068 ft)
11:59 pm MDT Jul 18, 2018
1am MDT Jul 19, 2018-6pm MDT Jul 25, 2018
 
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