Monsoonal Moisture Remains Across the Southwest; Heat Endures for the South and West Coast

Heat concerns remain across portions of the South and West Coast where a few new daily record highs are forecast. Monsoonal moisture transport continues across areas of the Southwest into early next week and may generate flash flooding, especially near recent burn scars. Further east, showers and thunderstorms are expected along and ahead of a cold front from the Plains to the Appalachians. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

La Veta Mountain, La Veta Pass (KVTP)

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

Drizzle

45°F

7°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.66 in
Dewpoint 45°F (7°C)
Visibility 0.50 mi
Last update 26 Jun 5:15 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles ESE Crestone CO

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  High near 38. South wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers

    High: 38 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain and snow showers, mainly before midnight. Some thunder is also possible.  Low around 30. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 30 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Rain and snow showers likely, becoming all rain after 1pm. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 46. West wind around 10 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    High: 46 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of rain showers, mixing with snow after 10pm, then gradually ending. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 35. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 35 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 51. Northwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.

    Sunny then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 51 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of rain showers, mixing with snow after 10pm, then gradually ending. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 38. South southeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west southwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 38 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 54. West southwest wind around 15 mph.

    Sunny then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 54 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. West southwest wind around 15 mph.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 39 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm after noon.  High near 53. West southwest wind around 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Showers

    High: 53 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. High near 38. South wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Rain and snow showers, mainly before midnight. Some thunder is also possible. Low around 30. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Monday
Rain and snow showers likely, becoming all rain after 1pm. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 46. West wind around 10 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Monday Night
A chance of rain showers, mixing with snow after 10pm, then gradually ending. Some thunder is also possible. Partly cloudy, with a low around 35. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 50%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 51. Northwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain showers, mixing with snow after 10pm, then gradually ending. Some thunder is also possible. Partly cloudy, with a low around 38. South southeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west southwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 54. West southwest wind around 15 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. West southwest wind around 15 mph.
Thursday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm after noon. High near 53. West southwest wind around 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Thursday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before midnight, then a slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. Northwest wind around 15 mph becoming south after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Partly sunny, with a high near 50. South southwest wind around 15 mph.
Friday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. East wind around 15 mph becoming south southwest after midnight.
Saturday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Partly sunny, with a high near 48. Southwest wind around 15 mph becoming south southeast in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. South wind around 15 mph.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 50. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 20 mph.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles ESE Crestone CO
 37.96°N 105.59°W (Elev. 13068 ft)
2:42 pm MDT Jun 26, 2022
5pm MDT Jun 26, 2022-6pm MDT Jul 3, 2022
 
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