Active Weather Pattern To Persist Over The Western U.S., Inclement Weather Expected Over The East

A series of storm systems will bring a continued threat for heavy rain, strong winds, and rough surf to coastal locations from northern California to the Northwest U.S. into the weekend. Heavy snow will be likely across the Intermountain West. Over the Eastern U.S., low pressure will gather strength and move up the eastern seaboard through Saturday bringing ice, rain, and gusty winds. Read More >

Current conditions at

La Veta Mountain, La Veta Pass (KVTP)

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

Fair

28°F

-2°C

Humidity 43%
Wind Speed W 13 G 26 mph
Barometer 30.03 in
Dewpoint 9°F (-13°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill17°F (-8°C)
Last update 13 Dec 3:18 pm MST
Extended Forecast for

7 Miles ESE Crestone CO

Winter Storm Watch December 15, 03:00am until December 16, 03:00am
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Winter Storm Watch
  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 20 percent chance of snow before 4pm.  Widespread blowing snow after 5pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 21. Wind chill values between -5 and -10. Very windy, with a west northwest wind 40 to 45 mph, with gusts as high as 65 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow and
    Blowing Snow

    High: 21 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 50 percent chance of snow, mainly after 11pm.  Widespread blowing snow, mainly after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12. Wind chill values between -10 and zero. Very windy, with a west wind 25 to 35 mph increasing to 40 to 50 mph. Winds could gust as high as 65 mph.  New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    and Blowing
    Snow

    Low: 12 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 50 percent chance of snow.  Widespread blowing snow, mainly before 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 22. Wind chill values between -5 and 5. Very windy, with a west wind 45 to 55 mph decreasing to 30 to 40 mph. Winds could gust as high as 65 mph.  New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    and Blowing
    Snow

    High: 22 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Snow likely, mainly after 11pm.  Widespread blowing snow, mainly after 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12. Wind chill values between -10 and zero. Windy, with a southwest wind 25 to 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Snow Likely
    and Blowing
    Snow

    Low: 12 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow. The snow could be heavy at times.  Widespread blowing snow, mainly after 9am. High near 19. Windy, with a southwest wind 30 to 35 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 6 to 10 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow
    and Blowing
    Snow

    High: 19 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Snow likely, mainly before 11pm. The snow could be heavy at times.  Areas of blowing snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -2. Blustery, with a northwest wind 20 to 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 4 to 8 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow
    and Areas
    Blowing Snow

    Low: -2 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of snow.  Patchy blowing snow. Mostly sunny and cold, with a high near 7. Windy, with a northwest wind 20 to 30 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow and
    Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    High: 7 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around -8. Blustery, with a west wind 20 to 25 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    and Blustery

    Low: -8 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny and cold, with a high near 10. Windy, with a west wind 25 to 30 mph.

    Cold and
    Windy

    High: 10 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 20 percent chance of snow before 4pm. Widespread blowing snow after 5pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 21. Wind chill values between -5 and -10. Very windy, with a west northwest wind 40 to 45 mph, with gusts as high as 65 mph.
Tonight
A 50 percent chance of snow, mainly after 11pm. Widespread blowing snow, mainly after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12. Wind chill values between -10 and zero. Very windy, with a west wind 25 to 35 mph increasing to 40 to 50 mph. Winds could gust as high as 65 mph. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of snow. Widespread blowing snow, mainly before 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 22. Wind chill values between -5 and 5. Very windy, with a west wind 45 to 55 mph decreasing to 30 to 40 mph. Winds could gust as high as 65 mph. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Saturday Night
Snow likely, mainly after 11pm. Widespread blowing snow, mainly after 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12. Wind chill values between -10 and zero. Windy, with a southwest wind 25 to 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Sunday
Snow. The snow could be heavy at times. Widespread blowing snow, mainly after 9am. High near 19. Windy, with a southwest wind 30 to 35 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 6 to 10 inches possible.
Sunday Night
Snow likely, mainly before 11pm. The snow could be heavy at times. Areas of blowing snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -2. Blustery, with a northwest wind 20 to 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 4 to 8 inches possible.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of snow. Patchy blowing snow. Mostly sunny and cold, with a high near 7. Windy, with a northwest wind 20 to 30 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around -8. Blustery, with a west wind 20 to 25 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny and cold, with a high near 10. Windy, with a west wind 25 to 30 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around -4. Breezy, with a west wind around 20 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 19. Breezy, with a west southwest wind around 25 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 5. Breezy, with a west southwest wind around 20 mph.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 21. Breezy, with a west wind around 20 mph.
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Point Forecast:
7 Miles ESE Crestone CO
 37.96°N 105.59°W (Elev. 13068 ft)
3:13 pm MST Dec 13, 2019
3pm MST Dec 13, 2019-6pm MST Dec 19, 2019
 
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