Powerful Pacific Storm to Bring Widespread Hazardous Weather to West Coast; Two Storm Systems to Impact Central and Eastern U.S.

A powerful Pacific storm will hammer the West Coast into Friday with strong winds, heavy rain and heavy mountain snow. Heavy rain will bring a threat of flash flooding along recent burn scars while blizzard conditions are expected in the Sierras. Meanwhile, two winter storms will bring areas of heavy snow and freezing rain followed by bitter cold into this weekend from the Plains to the Northeast. 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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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

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of snow before 8pm.  Widespread blowing snow. Partly cloudy, with a low around 10. Wind chill values between -10 and -15. Windy, with a west wind around 35 mph, with gusts as high as 50 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow and
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 10 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Widespread blowing snow, mainly before 11am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 21. Wind chill values between -5 and -15. Very windy, with a west wind 30 to 40 mph, with gusts as high as 55 mph.

    Blowing Snow
    and Very
    Windy

    High: 21 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 50 percent chance of snow.  Widespread blowing snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11. Wind chill values between -10 and -15. Very windy, with a west wind 40 to 50 mph, with gusts as high as 70 mph.  New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Chance Snow
    and Blowing
    Snow

    Low: 11 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Snow. The snow could be heavy at times.  Widespread blowing snow, mainly before 9am. High near 16. Wind chill values between -5 and -15. Windy, with a west northwest wind 30 to 35 mph decreasing to 20 to 25 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 50 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 7 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow
    and Blowing
    Snow

    High: 16 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Snow likely, mainly before 11pm.  Widespread blowing snow, mainly before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 2. Windy, with a west wind 25 to 30 mph decreasing to 20 to 25 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 45 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Snow Likely
    and Blowing
    Snow

    Low: 2 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 20. Windy, with a west southwest wind 25 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.

    Sunny and
    Windy

    High: 20 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 10. Breezy, with a west wind 20 to 25 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    and Breezy

    Low: 10 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 23. Windy, with a west northwest wind 20 to 30 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Windy

    High: 23 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 12. Very windy, with a west northwest wind 40 to 45 mph increasing to 45 to 50 mph in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Very
    Windy

    Low: 12 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 20 percent chance of snow before 8pm. Widespread blowing snow. Partly cloudy, with a low around 10. Wind chill values between -10 and -15. Windy, with a west wind around 35 mph, with gusts as high as 50 mph.
Thursday
Widespread blowing snow, mainly before 11am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 21. Wind chill values between -5 and -15. Very windy, with a west wind 30 to 40 mph, with gusts as high as 55 mph.
Thursday Night
A 50 percent chance of snow. Widespread blowing snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11. Wind chill values between -10 and -15. Very windy, with a west wind 40 to 50 mph, with gusts as high as 70 mph. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Friday
Snow. The snow could be heavy at times. Widespread blowing snow, mainly before 9am. High near 16. Wind chill values between -5 and -15. Windy, with a west northwest wind 30 to 35 mph decreasing to 20 to 25 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 50 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 7 inches possible.
Friday Night
Snow likely, mainly before 11pm. Widespread blowing snow, mainly before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 2. Windy, with a west wind 25 to 30 mph decreasing to 20 to 25 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 45 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 20. Windy, with a west southwest wind 25 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 10. Breezy, with a west wind 20 to 25 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 23. Windy, with a west northwest wind 20 to 30 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 12. Very windy, with a west northwest wind 40 to 45 mph increasing to 45 to 50 mph in the evening.
M.L.King Day
A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly after 11am. Widespread blowing snow. Mostly sunny, with a high near 18. Very windy, with a west wind 40 to 45 mph.
Monday Night
A chance of snow. Areas of blowing snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 1. Windy, with a west wind 20 to 30 mph.
Tuesday
A chance of snow. Widespread blowing snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 11. Very windy, with a west northwest wind 30 to 40 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 2. Breezy, with a west wind around 25 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 18. Windy, with a west wind 25 to 30 mph.
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Point Forecast:
7 Miles ESE Crestone CO
 37.96°N 105.59°W (Elev. 13068 ft)
5:00 pm MST Jan 16, 2019
6pm MST Jan 16, 2019-6pm MST Jan 23, 2019
 
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